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Vampire Juujikai  
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Description
Thousands of years ago, Vampire King Akabara "Red Rose" Strauss lost both his kingdom and his queen. Since humans were unable to kill the queen, they sealed her away, erecting thousands of fake seals so that the king would never find her true location. Despite being pursued by relentless dhampires, Akabara continues to search for his queen to this day...

Akabara's quest takes a sinister turn when an entity called the Black Swan appears. The Black Swan inhabits the body of a young human girl every 50 years, giving her the power to destroy the Vampire King and his queen. With each incarnation the Black Swan grows stronger--will the 49th Black Swan mean the end of Akabara?

Type
Manga

Related Series
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Associated Names
Запись падшего вампира
ヴァンパイア十字界
吸血十字界
뱀파이어 십자계
Record of Fallen Vampire
The Record of a Fallen Vampire
Vampire Chronicles (French)
Vampire Juuji Kai

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Latest Release(s)
v.9 c.43 (end) by FallenVampireScans (1495d ago)
v.9 c.Omake by FallenVampireScans (1495d ago)
v.9 c.42 by FallenVampireScans (1619d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
9 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
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User Rating
Average: 8.7 / 10.0 (783 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.62 / 10.0
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Last Updated
June 29th 2013, 4:17am PST

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Year
2003

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Shounen Gangan (Square Enix)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher
Viz (9 Volumes - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #204 increased(+19)
Monthly Pos #174 decreased(-31)
3 Month Pos #135 increased(+6)
6 Month Pos #131 decreased(-7)

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On 1273 reading lists
On 1629 wish lists
On 1827 completed lists
On 126 unfinished lists
On 416 custom lists

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Forum Posts
Who did you think was the black swan (pre chapter 37) [spoiler] 1712 days, 7 hours, 36 minutes ago
How to download from FallenVampireScans 1786 days, 22 hours, 34 minutes ago
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I just had to stop reading it 3/4s of the way...   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by malk
October 25th, 2009, 6:17pm
I got tired of the entire manga almost being a description of how strong the main character is, without any real violence to back it up. It's mysteries wrapped in mysteries wrapped in mysteries....and it seems like the "air" of complexity....was so strained that it felt like complexity for the sake of complexity...descriptions of characters will take most the time in this manga....you got almost no real action in it even though they're quite generous in the amount of pages telling how strong they'd be if they DID fight.

... Last updated on October 25th, 2009, 6:20pm
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sigh.... not that good   
Rating: 4.0 / 10.0
by raptorfalcon
October 18th, 2009, 12:31pm
Hmm.. this manga is just 1 big long tragedy. There is no good or bad... just regrets and sadness and the actions guided by those feelings. Very frustrating and depressing manga in my personal opinion. If you like vampires... you might want to pass on this one, if you like comedy PASS on this one. I finished this manga long ago and if memory serves me right, not 1 single individual ends up happy here.
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Well well well   
Rating: 8.6 / 10.0
by intemango
September 27th, 2009, 4:34am
This series certainly gives the phrase
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" I'll even fly to the moon "
a whole new meaning.
I first thought this wasn't worth reading because the fight scenes seemed too shoujo-ish for my taste (A handsome vampire? Now where did I hear that before?). In fact, I even dropped it right off the bat. Wandering and searching for your lost beloved, it might seem pretty cool at first but would soon lost its novelty after one or two volumes.
But I was wrong. I picked this up again a few months later. And like they say, the plot thickens. You'll have to read more than 3 volumes to get a feel of what this manga is. I could almost feel the burden of the author, who is trying their best to paint a picture, a magnificent one. The execution might not be perfect, some elements might seem unbelievable, and just as in most tragedy series, some characters do get over-sentimental. But there's a great story to be told here. A story about a fallen vampire.
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The story is good...   
Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by CyberAngel484
September 11th, 2009, 2:34am
but too surrealistic also for this genre of manga
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vampire who fight with the alien? vampire are alien too? too complicated with all this plot twist and secret that hide other secret...
the artwork isn't the best (too details arent well-defined)but it is good

... Last updated on September 11th, 2009, 2:35am
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Amazing.   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Megadeath10
August 4th, 2009, 5:39pm
This entire manga is made of win and awesome.
It has an interesting setting and some truly unique characters and the art is great. One of the best I've ever read.
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Whatever   
Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by wintermelon
May 14th, 2009, 3:58am
The quality of this manga fluctuates, in terms of its story portrayal and story plot.

The art is at best average. Sometimes it is not proportional.
I can say a lot more but I don't bother - not worth my time.
It is okay at best and lower than average at the worst.
I have put this on my "read this when bored and growing moldy" list.

... Last updated on May 30th, 2009, 3:48am
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really good but sad   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ckshing
April 30th, 2009, 6:32am
finished this and have to say the one story i feel so sorry for the main character..
really good story almost made me cry tbh duno y i didnt.
this doesnt have much action in it even though the start seems like it does, its good for its story towards the end is jus reading a lot..
and by the genre saying its romance, not the ones where 2 people fall in love and blah blah blah etc
basicly best story iv read..

... Last updated on April 30th, 2009, 6:37am
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Really good story =)   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by legendlyte
April 12th, 2009, 7:26pm
This is one of the few mangas I would bother trying to convince others to read. The story is very unique and interesting, with plot twists that aren't too far fetched considering the evidence and foreshadowing provided previously.

I really like Strauss too. It seems like he's really in control of the situation.

I'd have to partially agree with the comments which say the art is bad. It's not terrible. It's tolerable. But it's definitely not the greatest. Most of the female characters have bad taste with clothes. XD
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Good Mystery   
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by lovelylalaland
April 4th, 2009, 11:22pm
I haven't read that much of it, like 5 chapters >>;; but so far I'm really liking Akabara (Vampire King). I feel bad for him, even though i don't know for sure whether or not he's the one at fault (truly) in this whole thing.

I hope Akabara wins the whole warish thing. =/
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colors   
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by marionoflag2
March 24th, 2009, 12:38am
nor black nor white, only gray....
thats why is also so difficult to tune up this story, it a great try, but i think its impossible too match the bad actions(like genocidal bad) and the good actions (like being nice to birds and loving profoundly) that most characters do
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