Cover image for Ikigami : the ultimate limit. Vol. 10
Title:
Ikigami : the ultimate limit. Vol. 10
Author:
Mase, Motoro, author, artist.
Edition:
VIZ Signature Edition.
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Viz Media, 2014.
Physical Description:
253 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm
Summary:
Congratulations! You have been randomly selected by the government...to DIE in 24 hours! Dear Citizen: Thank you for your loyalty. You've no doubt noticed that the world is a troubled place. People are apathetic, lazy, unmotivated. You've probably asked yourself WHY ISN'T ANYTHING BEING DONE TO STOP THIS SYSTEMATIC DECLINE? Rest assured that measures are being taken. Beginning today, we will randomly select a different citizen who will be killed within 24 hours of notification. We believe this will help remind all people how precious life is and how important it is to be a productive, active member of society. Thank you for your continued attention and your cooperation and participation...
General Note:
"Parental advisory: Explicit content" -- page [1] of cover.

"Final volume" -- page [4] of cover.

Reads from right to left.
Language:
English
Contents:
Episode 19 : Entrusted Words -- Episode 20 : The Phantom Country.
ISBN:
9781421566412
Format :
Book

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Congratulations! You have been randomly selected by the government...to DIE in 24 hours! Dear Citizen: Thank you for your loyalty. You've no doubt noticed that the world is a troubled place. People are apathetic, lazy, unmotivated. You've probably asked yourself WHY ISN'T ANYTHING BEING DONE TO STOP THIS SYSTEMATIC DECLINE? Rest assured that measures are being taken. Beginning today, we will randomly select a different citizen who will be killed within 24 hours of notification. We believe this will help remind all people how precious life is and how important it is to be a productive, active member of society. Thank you for your continued attention and your cooperation and participation...

Episode 19 : Entrusted Words

Episode 20 : The Phantom Country

One more time… Live as if you're about to die.  


Author Notes

Motoro Mase was born in Aichi in Japan in 1969 and is also the artist of Kyoichi and, with Keigo Higashino, HE DS, which, like Ikigami, was serialized in Young Sunday. In 1998, Mase's AREA was nominated for Shogakukan's 43rd grand prize for a comic by a new artist.