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Cover to Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden vol. 3

Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden is a prequel story to Yuu Watase’s long running manga Fushigi Yûgi. Price per volume is $8.99.

Publication Dates

Last Issue

Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden vol. 9: 04 Nov 2009

Current Issue

Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden vol. 10: 05 Sep 2012

Next Issue

Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden vol. 11: 06 Mar 2013

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Characters

Main Characters

Takiko Okuda: A girl from 1920s Japan who is transported to the Universe of the Four Gods, becoming the priestess of Genbu in the land of the North.

Limudo: A mysterious boy with wind powers who has the Kanji for "Woman" on his chest.

Chamka: A bowman who is hunting Limudo.

Minor Characters

Einosuke Okuda: Takiko's father is a dedicated scholar who pursues his studies at the expense of his family. He translates an ancient Chinese book that transports his daughter to the other world.


Storyline

In the Universe of the Four Gods, which resembles ancient China, four countries are watched over by four different guardian animal gods. Only a priestess from another world has the power to summon a god to save the countries in the Universe of the Four Gods. Priestesses are watched over by a group of seven celestial warriors, who are always marked by a unique Kanji (Chinese character) that relates to the sign they are connected to in the Chinese Zodiac.


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Creative Team

Yuu Watase is the artist and author.

Publishing History

Future Publication Dates

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

Fushigi Yûgi: Genbu Kaiden vol. 11: 06 Mar 2013

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