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NOiSE (Manga) US Release Details

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Release Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2022
RRP: $19.95 (USD)
Company: Vertical Inc
Country: United States
Posted By: Joe

Categories: Release Manga Retail

What starts as a routine investigation into a series of child kidnappings turns personal when detective Musubi Susono's partner is viciously murdered by a fanatical cult. Stymied by her superiors and armed only with a mysterious sword, Susono must descend into the depths of her decaying city in search of answers-and what she finds will remake the world as she knows it.

Set 3,000 years before the events of

, this dark, action-packed prequel from sci-fi visionary Tsutomu Nihei (


) provides a glimpse into the origins of the Safeguards and the NetSphere, while standing alone as a gritty masterpiece of cyberpunk noir. Finally back in print,

also includes Nihei's prize-winning debut story, an early version of