Comic Book Series

Cover to Crimson Hero vol. 1

Crimson Hero is published by Viz as part of the Shojo Beat line. Current price is $8.99 per volume.

Publication Dates

Last Issue

Crimson Hero vol. 13: 03 Jun 2009

Current Issue

Crimson Hero vol. 14: 03 Nov 2010

Next Issue

none scheduled


Tri-annual. Tankōbon.


Main Characters

  • Nobara Sumiyoshi

Minor Characters

Other Characters/Places/Things

Recent Storylines

Crimson Hero vol. 14

This is the current volume, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

WorldCat - ISBN 1421532301

Crimson Hero vol. 13

WorldCat - ISBN 1421527979

Crimson Hero vol. 12

WorldCat - ISBN 1421527960

Crimson Hero vol. 11

WorldCat - ISBN 1421523647

Crimson Hero vol. 10

WorldCat - ISBN 1421523639

Crimson Hero vol. 9

WorldCat - ISBN 1421515660

Crimson Hero vol. 8

WorldCat - ISBN 1421515652

Crimson Hero vol. 7

WorldCat - ISBN 1421510146

Crimson Hero vol. 6

WorldCat - ISBN 1421510138

Crimson Hero vol. 5

WorldCat - ISBN 142151012X

Crimson Hero vol. 4

WorldCat - ISBN 1421505789

Crimson Hero vol. 3

WorldCat - ISBN 1421505770

Crimson Hero vol. 2

WorldCat - ISBN 1421503964

Crimson Hero vol. 1

WorldCat - ISBN 1421501406

Past Storylines


Leftover Useful Information

Creative Team

Created, Written and Drawn by Mitsuba Takanashi (高梨 みつば).

Publishing History

First published in Japan as Beniiro Hero (紅色HERO) in the anthology Margaret starting in 2003.

First English-language translation published by Viz in 2005, serialized in the anthology Shojo Beat.

Order Codes

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Future Publication Dates

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