Synopses & Reviews
Yukito Kishiro blurs the line between human and machine in the sci-fi/action adventure Battle Angel Alita
As beautiful cyborg Alita confronts her arch enemy, mad scientist Dest Nova, for the last time, she finally learns the chilling truth about her past! Meanwhile, megalomaniacal Barjack leader Den launches a kamikaze assault on both the Scrapyard and Tiphares, the mysterious utopian city in the sky. Then, Alita finally views Tiphares with her own eyes for the first time just moments before the city's total annihlation! Is there any ray of hope in this epic post-apocalyptic saga?
About the Author
When he was only seventeen, Yukito Kishiro was nominated for Japanese publisher Shogakukan's Best New Comic award. Creator of other popular VIZ Media series Aqua Knight, Ashen Victor, and Battle Angel Alita, Kishiro is known for his strong characters, original settings, and intricate, lifelike artwork.