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Shingetsutan Tsukihime  
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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...


Related Series
All Around Type-Moon (Alternate Story)
Melty Blood (Sequel)
Moonmix! (Adapted From)
Take Moon (Alternate Story)

Associated Names
Legend of the Lunar Princess
Lunar Legend Chronicles
Lunar Legend Tsukihime
True Lunar Chronicle Tsukihime

Groups Scanlating
Project Bite Me! Scanlations

Latest Release(s)
v.10 c.73 (end) by Scarlet Moon over 6 years ago
c.72 by Scarlet Moon over 6 years ago
c.71 by Scarlet Moon over 7 years ago
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Status in Country of Origin
10 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?

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

User Reviews

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User Rating
Average: 8.6 / 10.0 (958 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.53 / 10.0
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Last Updated
October 12th 2017, 11:18am PST



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Original Publisher

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

Licensed (in English)

English Publisher
DrMaster (6 Volumes - Defunct)

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #374 increased(+88)
Monthly Pos #597 increased(+157)
3 Month Pos #851 decreased(-56)
6 Month Pos #828 decreased(-68)
Year Pos #786 decreased(-21)

List Stats
On 1938 reading lists
On 1454 wish lists
On 2242 completed lists
On 110 unfinished lists
On 399 custom lists

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Forum Posts
is this any different then the anime? over 6 years ago
Tsukihime Manga Finale over 7 years ago
Shingetsutan Tsukihime over 8 years ago
Shingetsutan Tsukihime over 9 years ago
Mature? over 9 years ago

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by babyhero9876
June 1st, 2011, 6:02am
wait a sec i thought Melty Blood manga was a 2nd act of this manga. If that so how come the Melty Blood already finish scanlated but the Shingetsutan Tsukihime manga is still not finish scanlated? Then how can i start reading melty blood if i haven't finish reading Shingetsutan Tsukihime manga yet....
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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
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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.
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Rating: N/A
by pinUp
June 5th, 2009, 5:36am
yeah now i remembered,i've seen the manga around 2004,remembered it makes me so SaaaaDddd~~....

at first i disappointed because no one host it so i couldn't read,but now i remembered the story really sad....*smmrrffpttt*
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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.
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by Rankre
July 1st, 2008, 12:07pm
The manga follows the game pretty closely. It is also a pretty decent series, though you might say recently its gotten a bit 'violent' but that was how it always was, in the game and the overall mood. none I like it, though I hope the author won't choose a bad ending O_o the ones from the game were too sad...
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Really good   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by xeno01
March 20th, 2008, 7:32pm
Man this has to be one of the most interesting mangas ive read in a while with such a unique storyline, not to mention character develipment. this is a must read. i soon as i found it i couldnt stop reading it..
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Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by chinese_elfy
November 6th, 2007, 2:47pm
love the blood
nice manga <3
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Manga = good, anime = suck   
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by cheesestix
October 21st, 2007, 10:38pm
I agree. The characters in the manga have a lot more personality and are much more likeable, similar to the original game. In the anime, they are all dreadfully serious and it feels like one of those stories that emphasize symbolism.

... Last updated on October 21st, 2007, 10:39pm
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manga > anime   
Rating: 10.0 / 10.0
by yy19910505
September 21st, 2007, 5:12pm
Shiki is pretty cool and brave in the manga.
The anime suck @ss

... Last updated on September 21st, 2007, 5:13pm
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