Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex 4

by Yu Kinutani
Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex 4
  • ISBN-13: 9781612620954
  • Author(s): Yu Kinutani
  • Subject: Graphic novels: Manga
  • Publisher: Kodansha Comics
  • Imprint: Kodansha Comics
  • Publication Date: 16-05-2013
  • Format: p/b

Availability: Sorry! Out of stock - please check back soon

£9.99
Yu Kinutani's adaptation of the hit anime series Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (in turn inspired by the landmark manga by Masamune Shirow) continues to be as gripping as ever. Set in the year 2030 in the fictional Japanese city of New Port, the story follows members of Public Security Section 9, a special-operations task-force made up of former military officers and police detectives. The manga presents individual cases that Section 9 investigates, along with an ongoing, more serious investigation into the serial killer and hacker known only as The Laughing Man.

In this volume, Section 9 receives a tip that a criminal group from Henan is planning on attacking a financial instutution. To prevent the attack, Section 9 infultrates the secret base of the criminals. The mission goes well and the threat is neutralized... or is it? Something is amiss, and Major Kusanagi and Section 9 must act quickly in order to stop the criminals from achieving their true goal.

This is the first new material related to The Ghost in the Shell to be published in over a decade. In Japan, the first volume has sold 70,000 copies, while the second has sold 60,000!

About the book

Yu Kinutani's adaptation of the hit anime series Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (in turn inspired by the landmark manga by Masamune Shirow) continues to be as gripping as ever. Set in the year 2030 in the fictional Japanese city of New Port, the story follows members of Public Security Section 9, a special-operations task-force made up of former military officers and police detectives. The manga presents individual cases that Section 9 investigates, along with an ongoing, more serious investigation into the serial killer and hacker known only as The Laughing Man.

In this volume, Section 9 receives a tip that a criminal group from Henan is planning on attacking a financial instutution. To prevent the attack, Section 9 infultrates the secret base of the criminals. The mission goes well and the threat is neutralized... or is it? Something is amiss, and Major Kusanagi and Section 9 must act quickly in order to stop the criminals from achieving their true goal.

This is the first new material related to The Ghost in the Shell to be published in over a decade. In Japan, the first volume has sold 70,000 copies, while the second has sold 60,000!

Books by this Author