manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
App
Try out our new iPhone application!
App
Manga Poll
Demographic you read the most?
Shounen
Shoujo
Seinen
Josei
Shoujo Ai
Shounen Ai
Hentai
Lolicon
Shotacon
Yaoi
Yuri
 
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates @irc.irchighway.net

RSS Feed
 
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
 
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Shingetsutan Tsukihime  
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
Description
The story follows Tohno Shiki, a teenage boy who, after a near-fatal accident in his childhood, gained the mysterious power to perceive lines covering everything around him. When he cuts along these lines, whatever it was immediately falls apart with a clean cut; in other words, killing it. He would have quickly gone insane from living in a world that could fall apart so easily, had it not been for a wandering self-proclaimed magician who gave him a pair of glasses that blocked his unnatural perception when worn.

Soon afterwards, he was disinherited from his family and sent to live with some relatives. For eight years he lived a normal life, hiding his special eyes, until one day he receives a letter inviting him to come back home. Shiki suddenly becomes caught up in strange and life-threatening series of events, ones that are somehow linked to his childhood accident and a forgotten past...

Type
Manga

Related Series
All Around Type-Moon (Alternate Story)
Melty Blood (Sequel)
Take Moon (Alternate Story)

Associated Names
真月譚月姫
真月谭月姬
นัยตามรณะ พันธสัญญาเลือด
진월담 월희
Lunar Legend Chronicles
Lunar Legend Tsukihime
True Lunar Chronicle Tsukihime
Tsukihime

Groups Scanlating
Cabbit
Mahou
Manga-Sketchbook
Project Bite Me! Scanlations
More...

Latest Release(s)
v.10 c.73 (end) by Scarlet Moon (1035d ago)
c.72 by Scarlet Moon (1041d ago)
c.71 by Scarlet Moon (1191d ago)
Search for all releases of this series

Status in Country of Origin
10 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
Starts at Vol 1, Chap 1
Ends at Vol 10, Chap 73

User Reviews
N/A

Forum
8 topics, 82 posts
Click here to view the forum

User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (838 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.63 / 10.0
10
 35% (290 votes)
9+
 25% (210 votes)
8+
 25% (209 votes)
7+
 9% (77 votes)
6+
 2% (18 votes)
5+
 2% (17 votes)
4+
 0% (4 votes)
3+
 0% (1 votes)
2+
 1% (5 votes)
1+
 1% (7 votes)

Last Updated
November 14th 2013, 8:19pm PST


Genre

Categories

Category Recommendations

Recommendations

Author(s)

Artist(s)

Year
2003

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Comic Dengeki Daioh (Media Works)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher
DrMaster (6 Volumes - Dropped)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #462 decreased(-27)
Monthly Pos #515 increased(+17)
3 Month Pos #470 increased(+8)
6 Month Pos #443 increased(+41)

List Stats
On 1864 reading lists
On 1311 wish lists
On 1726 completed lists
On 90 unfinished lists
On 313 custom lists

Sponsored Links
Game advertisements by <a href="http://www.game-advertising-online.com" target="_blank">Game Advertising Online</a> require iframes.

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
is this any different then the anime? 1030 days, 17 hours, 5 minutes ago
Tsukihime Manga Finale 1516 days, 20 hours, 43 minutes ago
Shingetsutan Tsukihime 1578 days, 14 hours, 38 minutes ago
Shingetsutan Tsukihime 1969 days, 10 hours, 3 minutes ago
Mature? 1988 days, 0 hours, 41 minutes ago

Click to view the forum

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by time added ]
 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

avatar
Don't judge this manga   
Rating: N/A
by metamike
December 18th, 2008, 12:42pm
Based on the description. In fact if you haven't yet, don't read the description at all. It basically explains a plotline that's delivered slowly and artfully over like 6 whole volumes in 4 huge paragraphs.

And it gives you the wrong opinion about this manga. Or...if not the wrong opinion, at least the wrong idea of what the manga is like. The manga is about Shiki. Shiki is badass. He is so badass he's almost GAR at times.

End of story.

No need for huge explanations in the manga description.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Honestly one of the best manga ive read so far   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by dearman4
November 29th, 2009, 8:43pm
now like i said this manga is amazingly brilliant, i havent played the game so i dont know how alike the two are, but to me it really doesnt matter because of how amazing this manga truely is
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Pretty darn good.   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by konbanya
November 20th, 2012, 6:06pm
If you played the visual novel,(I didn't watch the anime however) I highly recommend you read this manga.

~ The storyline is true to the Visual Novel in almost every way.

~ The action scenes are fluid, and very well depicted.

~ The romance gets some what heart wrenching near the end. (In a good way ;D)

And finally
Two words. Great Ending.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Amazing   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Shakaku
February 19th, 2011, 3:09am
As expected from a type moon story. This manga is incredible in every aspect and view. The characters have amazing development. The story is very well thought out and the art is also good. If you liked this, you'll probably also like Fate/Stay Night or Kara no Kyokai.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Let's just say 10/10!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by thanhlongjn
September 5th, 2009, 3:35pm
Awesome series, recommended to anyone who's wondering which one to pick.
I keep this one on the wish list for a while 'cause the series seem to be dropped, but I did not expect it to be this good.
By the way, i have yet to watch the anime so no comment about that.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Great manga but DrMaster sucks hard   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Tiamat
August 31st, 2007, 4:04pm
I hope to one day have this series complete downloaded with translations from Japanese scans...cause the DrMaster scans are god awful (hell if they weren't I would just buy the books). The artwork is great as are the characters. Shiki is way way cooler in this than he is in the anime...he's just kinda a sissy in the anime.

... Last updated on August 31st, 2007, 4:06pm
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Thank god I read this manga!   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Cruz
July 5th, 2013, 1:31am
Beautiful!
This was all I could untter after having finished this manga. Trying to look for some mangas with comedy and romance go together but hooked up to this manga. Thank god it was one of my best try ever. This manga is simply too good to be true. I lovw how adorable Arcueid is and how strong-minded and manly Shiki showed us.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Lost the feeling half-way.   
Rating: N/A
by Akiradesu
March 15th, 2014, 3:14am
I liked the idea, but... Manga didn't deliver it for me.
Cheesy at times, it can be interesting overall, but it lacked certain something. What precisely? Hard to express what.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
it is a nice work   
Rating: N/A
by simpleeyelid
December 9th, 2011, 6:00am
it is a nice work, although the story could have been extended to cover more elements.
Anyway, I like especially the ending. Bot because the ending makes us see what we want to see or there is some surprise. but it really makes the story be completed smoothly, not roughly or abruptly. However, of course, to fully appreciate the ending, one had better follow closely all the precedent chapters/ the whole story. smile I wish eagerly to read it again

... Last updated on December 9th, 2011, 6:01am
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Awesome   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by hijarian
December 7th, 2013, 4:20am
This manga is wonderful. It's very closely follows the Arcueid arc of the original Visual Novel and it gets better graphic the more you read through the chapters (seems that author trained himself on this work ^_^ ).
Apart from technical standpoint. Shingetsutan Tsukihime is a very tense action-filled melodramatic manga about not really love, but more of devotion and really close relationships between two people who care about each other. Here is, of course, all things you can see in seinen: deaths, big losses and big wins, sex, heroism, viciousness and most important of them all, you see some serious perseverance in reaching one's goals. Which is really valuable to read for everyone, IMO.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
  Pages (3) [ 1 2 3 ] Next Page
Show  entries per page 


You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search
MANGA Fu
MEMBERS
TEAM-BU


footer