Pandora Hearts, Vol. 01
The air of celebration surrounding fifteen-year-old Oz Vessalius's coming-of-age ceremony quickly turns to horror when he is condemned for a sin about which he knows nothing. He is thrown into an eternal, inescapable prison known as the Abyss from which there is no escape. There, he meets a young... show more
The air of celebration surrounding fifteen-year-old Oz Vessalius's coming-of-age ceremony quickly turns to horror when he is condemned for a sin about which he knows nothing. He is thrown into an eternal, inescapable prison known as the Abyss from which there is no escape. There, he meets a young girl named Alice, who is not what she seems. Now that the relentless cogs of fate have begun to turn, do they lead only to crushing despair for Oz, or is there some shred of hope for him to grasp on to?
Publish date: 2009-12-15
Publisher: Yen Press
Pages no: 192
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Media Tie In
, Sequential Art
, Graphic Novels
, Comics Manga
Series: Pandora Hearts (#1)
This first volume is crammed full of stuff – the Abyss, Chains, the coming of age ceremony, the Baskervilles, Pandora. Just a little bit too busy for my tastes. I don't know what I would have thought of it all if I hadn't already seen the anime. I did think there were some nice aspects, though. For ...
Nothing, no person or movie or music or book or game or anything, has ever made me laugh or cry as much as Pandora Hearts. I've never felt the overwhelming need to fill my computer, e-reader, and every other machine I own with specific art before, and now I can't stop collecting and staring at any P...
Hmm...I'm both intrigued and a little confused about what's going on here. The premise seems interesting, although it isn't completely developed yet. It reminds me a bit of Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicles in that there is a search for memories involved. But Alice seems much more intense and able to tak...
Ultimate favorite manga series! I need to reread this before the last volume comes out.I wish the anime version strictly followed the manga plot line. Sadly, towards the end, things were different. I heard season 2 might be pushed through due to popular demand. KYAH! :D
3.5 starsI really enjoyed the premises of Pandora Hearts - An Alice in Wonderland feel mixed with mystery and intrigue! The characters were interesting and I want to know more about Alice!At some points however I felt a bit lost...I'll check out volume 2 just to see where this story goes, and hopefu...
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