Kodoani.com – Amazon announces that sci-fi manga Pandora of the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn ( Kōkaku no Pandora – Ghost Urn ) by Masamune Shirow and Koushi Rikudou will enter the final arc with the 24th volume, which will be released on February 10.
Shirow (Ghost in the Shell) and Rukudo (Excel Saga) launched the manga in Kadokawa Shoten’s Newtype Ace magazine in 2012. Shirow is responsible for the story, while Rikudou is drawing the art. After Newtype Ace ceased publication in 2013, the manga was later moved to Kadokawa’s Niconico Ace website. The manga was later transferred to Comic Newtype in 2016. Kadokawa published the manga’s 23rd volume in Japan on July 8.
When Nanakorobi Nene, a cybernetic-enhanced neighbor girl, arrives in the island metropolis of Cenancle to live with her aunt, she has no way of knowing what awaits her. A chance encounter intertwines her fate with the super-rich inventor, Uzal Delilah, and her lovable and grumpy companion, Clarion, who is also a cyborg just like Nene.
Nene is happy to make friends, but there’s more to Uzal and Clarion – and the island of Cenancle itself – beyond what you see. When a super-powered terrorist threatens Cenancle, Uzal declares that the only way to avert disaster is for Nene to team up with Clarion and use their synergy – abilities Nene has never even known. know I have!
The manga inspired a 12-episode television anime that premiered in Japan in January 2016.
The manga also received a special theatrical release in December 2015.