Happiness Vol. 10. A sophisticated and bloody coming-of-age story from the creator of the hit Flowers of Evil!
After ten years, Makoto and Sakurane’s reckoning has arrived. The inevitably bloody confrontation between the two monsters brings an end to one story, but marks the beginning of others. Gosho now faces a life marked by unimaginable trauma. Makoto’s mother struggles to find resolution while never truly understanding what became of her son. And Makoto himself faces eternity.
Shuzo Oshimi is the best-selling author behind works such as Flowers of Evil and Happiness. His works mix in the struggles of youth along with modern fantasy themes. Oshimi is the winner of the 2002 Chiba Tetsuya Award for New Best New Manga Artist. Since then he has penned a dozen series including the New York Times Best-Selling Flowers of Evil and the cult hit Inside Mari.
Will appeal to fans of dark fantasy manga (Death Note, Ajin) and coming-of-age dramas (Inio Asano, Natsume Ono).
A compelling and visceral teenage vampire story from Shuzo Oshimi, creator of Flowers of Evil, the manga from Vertical Comics that became a hit anime, streaming on Crunchyroll and released on DVD/Bluray on Sentai Filmworks.
A more “realistic” teenage vampire story, with all the panic, shame, and awkwardness that a real teenager might experience after being bitten.
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