Knights of the Zodiac (Saint Seiya), Vol. 24 [With Bonus Sticker] (Knights of the Zodiac Saint Seiya #24) (Paperback)
Viz Media, 9781421510866, 163pp.
Publication Date: October 7, 2008
List Price: 7.95*
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The series begins with the story of Seiya, the main hero, who is one of Athena's Knights. Seiya, along with the other Bronze Knights, must train hard to earn their Cloths, and take on other challenges as well. Knights of the Zodiac (Saint Seiya) has been a hit in Japan (where it is known as simply Saint Seiya), as well as many European countries including Spain, France, and Italy. The road to Hades is long, dark...and treacherous. Lost in the underworld, Seiya and Shun agree to save Orpheus, the long-lost Silver Knight, from eternal imprisonment. To help free himself and his new comrades, Orpheus must square off against the nefarious Pharaoh in a hellish musical duel But the Bronze Knights have more on their minds than a little night music. At last, the time has come for them to face Hades himself What strange history connects the lord of the underworld to Shun, the peaceful Andromeda Knight?
About the Author
Masami Kurumada made his manga debut in 1974 with Sukeban Arashi (Delinquent Storm), the story of the life of a teenage girl. His first big hit came in 1977 with the popular series Ring ni Kakero (Put it All in the Ring). In 1986, he truly hit it big when he created Saint Seiya (Knights of the Zodiac), which was first serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, then went on to span 28 volumes, 114 TV episodes, four movies and a video game!