Skip to product information
1 of 1


Parasyte Volumes 1-8 Complete Manga Set

Parasyte Volumes 1-8 Complete Manga Set

Regular price £67.50 GBP
Regular price £87.92 GBP Sale price £67.50 GBP
Sale Sold out
Tax included.

Language: English

Dive into the captivating world of Parasyte with volumes 1 to 8, a chilling and thought-provoking manga series that explores the boundaries between humanity and otherworldly creatures. Written and illustrated by Hitoshi Iwaaki, this science fiction masterpiece takes readers on a journey into a nightmarish scenario where aliens infiltrate Earth, targeting the human race as their hosts.

Set in a contemporary urban landscape, the story follows Shinichi Izumi, an ordinary high school student, as he unwittingly becomes a part of a gruesome cosmic struggle. When parasitic aliens descend upon Earth, their modus operandi involves taking over human bodies, effectively controlling their host's actions and devouring their brains. However, when Shinichi's encounter with a parasitic creature goes awry, he ends up with a unique bond – the creature takes control of his right hand rather than his brain.

As Shinichi battles to maintain his identity and agency in a world where human-alien hybrids roam, he forms an uneasy alliance with his symbiotic companion. Together, they face a multitude of challenges, including sinister parasitic foes and a society grappling with the reality of this extraterrestrial threat. As the two entities struggle to coexist and adapt, their dynamic evolves, leading to introspective explorations of identity, ethics, and the fundamental nature of life.

With volumes 1 to 8, readers will be drawn into a narrative that brilliantly balances intense action with philosophical musings. The series delves into complex questions about the essence of humanity, morality, and the blurred lines between predator and prey. Hitoshi Iwaaki's masterful artwork depicts the unsettling transformation of humans into grotesque hybrids while conveying the emotional depth of the characters' struggles.

Parasyte volumes 1 to 8 offer an unforgettable exploration of fear, survival, and the resilience of the human spirit in the face of incomprehensible odds. As Shinichi and his parasitic counterpart navigate a world teetering on the brink of chaos, readers will find themselves engrossed in a tale that challenges preconceptions and leaves an indelible mark on the landscape of science fiction manga.

View full details