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Kanata Kara  
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Description
Walking home from school one day, Noriko is innocently caught up in a terrorist bombing. Rather than being blown to bits, she finds herself transported to another world; a world in which darkness seems on the rise, as its powers desperately search for a being known as the Awakening whom it is said will awaken the Sky Demon. She finds this new world to be dangerous and overwhelming, and Noriko has little choice but to throw her lot in with the mysteriously powerful man she encounters upon her arrival. The enigma of this world and her role in it will gradually unfold, but first things first: Noriko must learn their language!

In 2004, this manga won the 35th annual Seiun Award for best science fiction comic.

Type
Manga

Related Series
N/A

Associated Names
Из другого мира
來自遠方
彼方から
異境奇緣
Dunia Mimpi
From Far Away
From the Other Side
Vùng Đất Xa Xăm

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Latest Release(s)
v.7-14 (end) by Cat Chan Scans (2605d ago)
v.5-6 by Cat Chan Scans (2607d ago)
v.4 c.1 by Mint Scans (2609d ago)
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Status in Country of Origin
14 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
Kanata Kara by ForteAtrox

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User Rating
Average: 8.9 / 10.0 (1071 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.84 / 10.0
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Last Updated
April 20th 2014, 7:03pm PST

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Year
1991

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
LaLa (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
Yes

English Publisher
Viz (14 Volumes - Complete)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #177 decreased(-26)
Monthly Pos #113 (No change)
3 Month Pos #104 decreased(-11)
6 Month Pos #90 increased(+3)

List Stats
On 672 reading lists
On 1034 wish lists
On 2528 completed lists
On 101 unfinished lists
On 474 custom lists

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Okays.   
Rating: 8.0 / 10.0
by bjorie
August 22nd, 2007, 8:46am
I thought it was okay. At times I was addicted, at times just wanted to get it done. It was pretty good. One of the main things I had a problem with was how corny it got at some points. But... all in all, read it just in case it suits your tastes.
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Smilez   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by nemo91591
August 18th, 2007, 9:04pm
Great story, the first couple volumes were really addicting. The character development was pretty good too, the only downside to the this manga was that it was a bit long and slow sometimes. But, other than that the ending was very satisfying and all in all it was a good story.

... Last updated on May 7th, 2008, 5:20pm
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loved it   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by emihneleh
August 6th, 2007, 12:31am
This is a great story for hopeless romantics who love to delve into an epic world full with hot bishies. The character development is slow int he beginnig but eventually are very heartwarming. The story is really addidictive after the first 3 or 4 volumes. The only reason I didn't give this a 10 is because the heroine and hero roles were pretty stereotypical and a little more romancing would have been perfect.
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kono manga ga suki desu   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by tenshikagami
June 3rd, 2007, 7:16am
love the relationship that develops and i always enjoy manga with consistent drawing. hikawa-sensei is one of my all-time favorites! i can't wait to read more of her work
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Really interesting   
Rating: N/A
by Rualeen
May 30th, 2007, 8:54am
I picked it up because I liked Chiho Saito's work and red river but this one's matches all of them and the best thing in this manga is actually the heroinne. I don't know why but I totally adore her also the other characters are really interesting. It's simply one of teh best manga's out there
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one of my favorite series   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by zouzzizou
May 27th, 2007, 5:01am
very sweet story. I always love Hikawa Kyoko sensei's style
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One of the best   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by CharmingJunkies
April 28th, 2007, 12:23am
This is one of the best manga that I've even came across. It has fantasy, action and romance. I got hooked from the beginning. And the ending is just great. It won't leave you wanting for more. It's definitely a manga worth taking a chance.
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From Far Away   
Rating: 9.7 / 10.0
by jidfurikuri
March 4th, 2007, 1:21pm
i luv i luv i luv!!! ^.^
the art is about a 8 on the scale, but the story is a full-blown ten!!!! ^.^

... Last updated on March 24th, 2007, 12:39pm
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love it   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by ranmaru
November 21st, 2006, 2:22pm
Love it, Great story and it gets really to the best after volume 4 or 5 , i can't remember well, anyway i recommed it to manga beginners, it will get them hooked forever
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