Looking for information on Hiroshi Sakurazaka? On MyAnimeList you can learn more about their role in the anime and manga industry. MyAnimeList is the. About Hiroshi Sakurazaka: Kanji Name: 桜坂洋Sakurazaka made his debut in at the second Super Dash Novel Rookie of the Year Award with the novel. All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka Battle Royale by Koushun Takami Ring by Kōji Suzuki Uzumaki by Junji Ito The Stories of Ibis by Hiroshi Yamamoto .

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Another concern, while trying to avoid spoilers, is that the book ends on a bittersweet note.


It seems most of us had little to say about it, regardless hirroshi our various levels of enjoyment. Judging by the ratings others have given this one I seem to be in the minority, however, so your milage may vary.

On its own, it’s excellent. May 20, Daniel Attack of the Books!

Cruncha Cruncha Cruncha add Original Creator. It to is one we’ve seen often and I doubt you’ll actually find it surprising thus it leaves something hiroshhi be desired.

Nope, nobody believes him of course. I didn’t expect a happy ending it’s not that kind of book but the conclusion kind of let me It only gets worse when Rita goes from being a mysterious and powerful figure in giroshi background to the focus of romantic tension.

From the start, the story is an easy 4 star rating, with a lot of action scenes and the character developments. There are now seven volumes in the series, and it was adapted as a manga in and as a television anime series in Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.


Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Here, you’ll find a list of some of the most interesting and noteworthy titles we’ve covered this year, with two But the film version does more with the build of the story and with the tone, and certainly much more with the humor.

There are now seven volumes in the series, and it was adapted as a manga in and as a television anime series in And that’s pretty simply it.

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And the brief description of the origin of the aliens was really interesting to me probably my favorite part, honestly. Though the story takes place in a small geographical area it reads as epic in scale, certainly something that would translate as a real spectacle on the movie screen. The views and opinions expressed by the partici In Novemberthe Viz translation was released in a collected edition that included the entire series.

I didn’t watch the Hollywood movie adaptation don’t know if it’s worth it now that I know the plot Reluctantly, the two battle. In each group of Mimics, there is a central nexus that can cause the day to loop, as well as several antennae, all hiroahi which signal the loop to reset; Keiji became trapped in the loop as a result of contact with one such antenna. Too bad the odds were not with Niroshi that day, because in the end he died You know you want to. Retrieved May 9, He had motives of his own for enlisting in the army.

Nick Creamer has the details. Even fewer know the reason why. Two sisters of a Kyoto silk merchant, pretty as flowers, One aged twenty, the other eighteen. Sue me for admitting this but I honestly like the movie better.

And don’t even get me started on the writing He has never experienced war. I had come back to my bunk and started reading that mystery novel.


Sakurazaka builds his novel more around the internals of the characters and how they process the occurrences in their life much like a report. The people in the novel are always the same and yet slightly different: I think I was expecting a little more from it probably based on hirlshi hype sakurzaka hoopla of late.

Gridman 12 Sword Art Online: The other character I mentioned, Rita, was by far my favorite, though.

Hiroshi Sakurazaka (Author of All You Need Is Kill)

That she’s all of those things. So, finding that the author chose to present this story in a prose novel was something quite brave. Sakurazaka’s other novels include Characters cowritten with Hiroki Azuma and Slum Online, which was published in English by Haikasoru in Retrieved from ” https: That is the mark of a strong science fiction novel: One of the few cases where I think the film in this case, ‘s Edge Of Tomorrow was better.

Now I want to read more from this author. Her backstory has just as amazing as herself too. Keiji is trapped in a time loop.

View all 18 comments. Still, it made me think Remove from wishlist failed. When I saw that the book is being adapted into a film, I thought hirosi now is as good a time as any to read it. It presents a great characters’ development. In an afterword, the author, Hiroshi Sakurazaka, explains that he got the idea for this book from playing video games.