Astro Boy Books 1 and 2 (Paperback)

By Osamu Tezuka, Frederik L. Schodt (Translator)

Dark Horse Comics, 9781595821539, 423pp.

Publication Date: September 23, 2008



Dark Horse proudly presents one of the crown jewels of manga--"Astro Boy " Created by the late Osamu Tezuka, a revered animator and cartoonist (who created over 150,000 pages of comics in his career ) considered the Walt Disney of Japan, "Astro Boy" was the first manga series to be adapted to animation and became a worldwide phenomenon, making Astro Boy the Mickey Mouse of anime-a jet-powered, super-strong, evil-robot-bashing, alien-invasion-smashing Mickey Mouse, that is Exciting, whimsical, and touching, "Astro Boy" hearkens back to the classic era of comics and animation, featuring stories that readers young and old will enjoy.
* This special edition combines the first two volumes of the collected "Astro Boy," in one value-priced collection.