Cover to Crying Freeman vol. 4

Crying Freeman is published by Dark Horse Comics. Current price per volume is $14.95.

Publication Dates[edit | edit source]

Last Issue[edit | edit source]

Crying Freeman Vol. 4: 13 Dec 2006

Current Issue[edit | edit source]

Crying Freeman Vol. 5: 14 Mar 2007

Next Issue[edit | edit source]


Status[edit | edit source]

Tankōbon manga collection. Published quarterly. Scheduled for five volumes.

Characters[edit | edit source]

Main Characters[edit | edit source]

  • Yō Hinomura (火野村窯)/Crying Freeman/Lóng Tài-Yáng - A Japanese potter who is kidnapped by the 108 Dragons, a powerful Chinese mafia, and hypnotized into becoming an assassin.
  • Emu Hino (日野絵霧)/Hǔ Qīng-Lán - A lonely and beautiful Japanese artist, who Crying Freeman is hired to kill, but they fall in love instead.

Minor Characters[edit | edit source]

  • Hǔ Fēng-Líng (虎風鈴)/Grandmother Tiger - former head of the 108 Dragons.
  • Bái-Yá Shàn (白牙扇) - Hǔ Fēng-Líng's granddaughter.
  • Huáng Dé-Yuán (黄徳源) - 108 Dragons member who accompanies and assists Crying Freeman.

Other Characters/Places/Things[edit | edit source]

Recent Storylines[edit | edit source]

Crying Freeman Vol. 5[edit | edit source]

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

WorldCat - ISBN 1593074999

Crying Freeman Vol. 4[edit | edit source]

Preview - WorldCat - ISBN 1593074980

Crying Freeman Vol. 3[edit | edit source]

Preview - WorldCat - ISBN 1593075294

Crying Freeman Vol. 2[edit | edit source]

Preview - WorldCat - ISBN 1593074883

Crying Freeman Vol. 1[edit | edit source]

Preview - WorldCat - ISBN 1593074786

History[edit | edit source]

Leftover Useful Information[edit | edit source]

Creative Team[edit | edit source]

Writer/Creator: Kazuo Koike (小池一夫). Artist/Creator/Covers: Goseki Kojima (小島剛夕).

Publishing History[edit | edit source]

Originally published in Japan as Cryingフリーマン in the anthology Weekly Big Comic Spirits from 1986–1988.

Viz originally published an English language translation in 33 parts from 1989–1992.

Order Codes[edit | edit source]

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Future Publication Dates[edit | edit source]

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