Manga Recommendation: Onepunch Man

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What happens when you can end every fight with a single punch? Saitama finds himself frustrated that he is no longer able to feel the adrenaline and thrill of a fight, making him question why he even wanted to be strong in the first place.

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The manga is a revamped version of a web comic originally drawn by ONE. Having read both (I was only able to read up to a certain point in the original web comic) I was blown away at just how well the newer version captured the old web comic! Each character really does look simply like a better drawn version and the story is basically just “cleaned up” to improve the pacing for the reader. The series has also scored its own anime, coming out in October!

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So why read this manga? This manga truly got me interested with its odd take on a super hero story and KEPT my interest. It really doesn’t take itself too seriously. I’m also not the kind of person who will typically find the main character to be a favorite but Onepuch Man has changed that for me. Saitama is hands-down my favorite character in the entire series, even heart-throbs Genos  & Speed of Sound Sonic can’t come close.

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