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Zennou no Noa - The World of Lostmemories  
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From: Easy Going Scans

In the year 2038, a white light descended on the center of Tokyo and stole the memories of over one million people. The cause of this horrible incident was not determined, and no cure was to be found. The government formed a separate city beneath Tokyo to house and care for the victims of the incident and branded them as "KIDz." Regardless of their age, they truly are like children, and they must be retaught everything they once knew. Noa Ikurumi, who lives in this isolated society, is just taking one day at a time and dreaming of finally being allowed to go back out into the world. But Noa's life will once again change drastically on the day that he is taken hostage by a terrorist with some surprising information about his identity...


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Associated Names
Всемогущий Ноа
Zennou no Noa

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Latest Release(s)
v.3 c.16 by Easy Going Scans over 7 years ago
v.3 c.15 by Easy Going Scans over 7 years ago
v.3 c.14 by Easy Going Scans over 7 years ago
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3 Volumes (Complete)

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Average: 7.8 / 10.0 (421 votes)
Bayesian Average: 7.71 / 10.0
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March 18th 2018, 7:23pm PST



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Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by EminaLoli
September 21st, 2014, 11:09am
The stupidity of the second half (fr. c.10 to c. 15 i guess?) of this manga is too laughable, I can't contain myself anymore. God. This is too stupid you can go speechless.

It's like the mangaka's trying so hard for it to be like code geass that the feel of the first and second half didn't match anymore. The first half was great , it's too great that i expected so much. There's too much inconsistencies on the characters and events that Sometimes you cant even tell what's going on anymore.

It would have been a great manga if not for those absurd turn of events.
I loved the very ending tho. Being so tragic and all XD.

... Last updated on December 27th, 2014, 8:05am
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The ending is not really axed   
Rating: 7.5 / 10.0
by Izhy
November 25th, 2013, 8:15pm
well, it is short, but the story is not really forced to an end. i think, it's just using a kind of a way, so that the mangaka can just drop or continue it someday (?).
so if u are someone who doesn't like to read rushed-ending/axed-mangas, i think it's okay for u to read this.
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idk why everyone hates the ending   
Rating: N/A
by SAimNE
July 11th, 2012, 7:01am
Ill agree that the pace was too fast for this kind of series, but I loved everything else. The reality begind the bomb, and tojou's(sp?) actions was awesome. Not to mention noa is an amazing char that I can barely put it in words. With only 2 years of cultivating knowledge he was able to fight world leaders, and with 15 years he was absolutely unstoppable... lelouch can't even touch that with or without geass. Basically while it was rushed I found this series to be amazing, and if you look back after the revelation at the end, the once jumbled and randomized plot all comes together.... plus that ending will be stuck I'm my mind for days. Don't think I've ever seen such an amazing self destruction
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Rating: 7.8 / 10.0
by Ibleda
May 1st, 2012, 9:37pm
Yea, the only thing I'm left thinking after seeing the "ZENNOU NO NOA / END". What?

This is like a compressed draft of Code Geass. Everything is half assed and done despite the wonderful potential this manga had. In conclusion, rushed and unpolished.

First off, I did like the art. Not saying I loved it, but there's not much to pick on it.

The story well... like I said, it was rushed, not enough time and emotion put into it. As a result, the road from point a to point b was eliminated. Also, the ending... I must say that ruined Noa's character.

Not much to the characters' backgrounds are explained. The various emotions aren't portrayed well either. I mean, just how easy can Noa change his mind? That was referring to the ending.

In general, I'm disappointed. It was definitely worth reading, but all the wasted potential! It's like reading a textbook rather than a manga. And one that has a cover and a backcover, but only 50% of the contents remaining...
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So much potential...   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by redappletaffy
March 18th, 2012, 12:14am
It had a wonderful setting and wonderful characters and a wonderful plot, and there was so much potential there. The ending was ... unexpected, and although it was a refreshing way to approach the story, I really wished it was less vague!
All in all, still pretty wonderful, even if the ending was a bit abrupt.
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Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by break.the.rainbow
January 13th, 2012, 8:56am
The start was great... but I was very disappointed by the ending. I was like "WTH!" when II saw the ending!
It felt like the mangaka was too lazy and just suddenly ended...
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so so   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by L@ZyBeRrY
September 30th, 2011, 11:20am
I start very interested in the story, the concept that the main character is in part the hero/anti-hero was so attractive, but when i finish the eleven chap... i realize there's no way a story with so much to resolve could end satisfactory in just 16 chapters, and just like that the ended was so rushed, confusing and a total deception. In the end this was a regular manga with nothing epic to remember...

... Last updated on September 30th, 2011, 11:21am
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too short and fast for story like this   
Rating: 7.8 / 10.0
by monkry
June 23rd, 2011, 12:41pm
Reading this immediately reminds me of Code Geass...
ummm... 3 volumes is too short for manga with big ideas like this. Reading this is kind of being chased, because the story is so fast...
And something that disturb me is the male protagonist character that often changing suddenly, like sometimes he cold-hearted but then full of humanity, kind like that. Too bad, cause at first I like the main chara. So, IMO it's still far far away if it's being compared with Code Geass.
hehe, IMO, Noa and Lelouch maybe have the same way-of-doing, but their principle is very different. heh heh, it'll be very interesting too see their fighting XD lol
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Stupid ending ultimately poor writing even if rushed   
Rating: N/A
by shadow skill
April 14th, 2011, 9:51pm
Very stupid ending. I really hate when the author tries to go for a cliffhanger ending of this variety. It's a really cheap way of doing things that often fails to do anything other than annoy. In this particular case not only did it annoy, it felt like it was rushed. Furthermore someone who comes up with a plan like this that takes great pains not to kill people, wouldn't have come up with such a stupid plan since millions of people would end up dying in the process.
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Rating: 6.0 / 10.0
by Syaoran05
April 12th, 2011, 2:45pm
I started reading this manga and it was pretty epic. Lots of mind games, though they had a tendency to constantly pull a "I'm not left handed" kinda thing but it was good. But then suddenly it just started ending and everything was just rushing forward to come together for what I thought might be a redeeming ending. But it ended with "Oops." It wasn't really a satisfying ending at all. It felt like not a single thing was accomplished in this manga and personally an ending like that just doesn't fit my taste.
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