James Nicoll Reviews

Home > Reviews > By Contributor

Reviews by Contributor: Tsukushi, Akihito (2)

Life Line

Made in Abyss, book 2

By Akihito Tsukushi

19 Sep, 2018

Translation

0 comments

Made in Abyss Book 2 includes issues 9 to 16 of Akihito Tsukushi’s archaeology adventure manga Meido in Abisu.

Riko is determined to find her long-lost mother Lyza, who disappeared into the kilometres-deep Abyss. Riko and her robot boyfriend Reg have sneaked out of the orphanage and headed into the Abyss. Foolish kids. There are many dangers in the depths; if they do manage to reach the bottom of the Abyss, they cannot return. Or so it is said. 

Their journey has hardly begun when they realize that someone is pursuing them. 

Read more ➤

Down to the Bottom

Made in Abyss, book 1

By Akihito Tsukushi

15 Aug, 2018

Translation

0 comments

Made in Abyss, Volume One collects issues one through eight of Akihito Tsukushi’s SF manga. 

Riko’s world is thoroughly explored, save for one location. On an island in the middle of the Beoluska Sea there is a tremendous vertical cave structure known as the Abyss. Scattered here and there throughout the Abyss are marvellous artifacts of a long-vanished civilization. Bold Cave Raiders, as Riko’s mother Lyza was and Riko hopes to be, delve deep into the Abyss in search of wonders. 

There are a few problems. 

Read more ➤