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Ghost in the Shell - Bilingual Volume 2

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The sequel to Shirow Masamune’s groundbreaking cyberpunk manga The Ghost in the Shell -- now in both English and Japanese!


The year is March 6, 2035. Motoko Aramaki, a hyper-advanced cyborg, heads the investigative department of Poseidon Industrial. Having transcended the limitations of a physical body, Motoko exists in a virtual environment, controlling prosthetic surrogates around the world in order to investigate a series of strange incidents. Tama Tamai is a psychic detective from the Channeling Agency who has been hired to investigate bizarre changes in the temporal universe -- changes brought about by two forces who will alter the world forever. 


The Ghost in the Shell Vol. 2 is Shirow’s most complex and philosophical story yet, with forays into the meaning of organic and artificial life, the emergence of intelligence, and the mechanisms behind existence. Experience gorgeous art with side-by-side English dialogue next to the original Japanese text. 


Structure

  • Over 300 pages of beautifully-detailed art in both English and Japanese (180 pages in full color)
  • English speech bubbles and sound effects, with corresponding Japanese text
  • Thought-provoking cyberpunk story that has inspired countless creators

Recommended if you enjoy manga and you are interested in learning Japanese within a high-tech science-fiction universe!

About this volume:

  • Original Title: 攻殻機動隊 2 (バイリンガル版)
  • Pages: 304
  • Publishing Date: June 22, 2018
  • ISBN: 978-4770041425
  • Languages: English and Japanese