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Gigantomakhia  
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Description
From Dark Horse:

100 million years after the Great Destruction, life hangs on in the wastelands with human, demi-humans, and massive creatures fighting for survival. With the Empire of Olympus using colossal beasts to crush their adversaries, only gladiator Delos, mystic Prome, and the titan Gohra they become can hope to stem genocide and heal the shattered Earth.

From the immense imagination of Berserk creator Kentaro Miura comes Giganto Maxia, a science-fiction/fantasy manga of titanic proportions.

Type
Manga

Related Series
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Associated Names
Гигантомахия
ギガントマキア
巨人战争
Γιγαντομαχία
Giganto Makia
Giganto Maxia
Gigantomachia
Gigantomachie
Gigantomakia
Gigantomaxia
Riranto Maxia

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Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.7 by Evil Genius (917d ago)
v.1 c.6 by Evil Genius (954d ago)
v.1 c.5 by Evil Genius (965d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
1 Volume (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
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User Rating
Average: 7.3 / 10.0 (200 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.22 / 10.0
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Last Updated
June 19th 2016, 6:13pm PST


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Year
2013

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Young Animal (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher
Dark Horse (1 Volume - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #843 increased(+57)
Monthly Pos #1225 increased(+374)
3 Month Pos #2136 increased(+100)
6 Month Pos #2158 increased(+213)

List Stats
On 424 reading lists
On 225 wish lists
On 477 completed lists
On 5 unfinished lists
On 102 custom lists

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Terrible   
Rating: 2.0 / 10.0
by NazarethSTG
April 19th, 2016, 7:51pm
This manga pretty much sums up all that's bad about Miura nowadays. Terrible plot, terrible characters, constant moe fetish pandering (where the pantyless loli sidekick constantly speaks of peeing over the main character)... this is just painful to get through. The only thing it has going for is the art.
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Let´s wrestle with the gods!   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by residentgrigo
March 21st, 2014, 12:36pm
Miura still has it that is for sure and after 20+ years of Guts and bloody glory Miura decided to return to his roots.
80s shounen-ish action. Even Berserk was supposed to be a "badass" shounen manga in the very beginning but he reconsidered. What we have now is a family friendly (enough) dramedy in a rich science-fantasy world with charming characters. Is the story earth shattering? Well no and most of the time is devoted to word building and characterization as only chapter 6 and 7 show a bit of the outside picture which is fine as this project was supposed to be a refresher for him and the fans and i am glad he did it. The art and designs especially are a beauty to behold and the sense of scale and movement are as always second to none. Only Frank Quitly and Mori Kaoru can draw THIS well and who but a true artist would have a mecha wrestling match to finish a series?
Well maybe Hideki Anno but i think he prefers synchronized dancing. No seriously this is a nice fun action adventure that shows that Miura still has many great ideas left in him and i would like to return to this world when Berserk ends in a decade as Miura wants to. Have fun and don´t expect the next great thing but a fun and corny 80s action movie and read his reviewed Futatabi (8/10) debut piece too.

... Last updated on July 16th, 2015, 3:39pm
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Not as bad as the first commenter says...   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by Charlox
January 14th, 2014, 2:32am
Don't get turned off by this series just because the first commenter has "issues" with the first chapter.
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
Just because it has a "loli" does not make this pedophilic. The scene where she is standing on his shoulders was supposed to be more humorous than sexual considering her sarcastic, dry sense of humor.
Boob mountains: "Boobs how sick" Get over it. Still not sexual in nature.
Angry black dude: He is of a different race, one that has adapted to the harsh desert sun. Just because you have a light skinned character winning a fight over a darker skinned character does not make this racist.
And lastly, Muira is a known to be a huge wrestling fan. Woopdee doo, the character uses grappling moves.

Now a more unbiased opinion of this series would be that it is ok but not great so far. That's considering that I am a huge Berserk fan. The art style is good but it doesn't seem as detailed as Berserk (or as violent). Give it a chance if you like weird post-apocalyptic stories. Just don't expect something epic, at least I'm not.
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So far so good   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by hlm11
December 23rd, 2013, 2:54pm
Everyone is prejudice about something and this is a Kentaro's work so I didn't expect any high school romance. Despite that, the first chapter of Gigantomakhia is mild compare to the earliest Berserk chapters.
If someone complained the protagonist looks Japanese then deal with it because this is a Japanese manga. When I watch a Hollywood movie, I don't expect it to represents world view. Have you ever seen a American movie with a Russian/Chinese/Indian/or any non-American saving the world?

Flame war asides, I didn't find the intensity of Berserk in the first chapter of Gigantomakhia but still, it is a good start.

... Last updated on July 27th, 2014, 1:16pm
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hurm   
Rating: 3.0 / 10.0
by TaoPaiPai
December 19th, 2013, 4:55am
this is pretty bad
we have lolis who offers to pee on a grown mans face and to show him her genitalia
we have boob-shaped sand dunes
we have a big angry ugly black man who punch things
and we have the japanproxy who are the only ones who can use typical grappler moves
"honorable martial arts that impress everyone"

so in other words
its a typical racist,pedo,sexual crapfest that i thought it was going to be
the art style is ok if you like berserk
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