Chronin Volume 1 : The Knife at Your Back Paperback / softback
Part of the Chronin series
2042, New York City: A day in the life of college student Mirai Yoshida means studying Japanese history, learning swordmanship, flirting with her TA, and preparing to travel to Japan in 1864. Everything changes once she goes back to the past. Mirai and her classmates are ambushed by rebel samurai.
Her friends are killed, her time travel machine is lost, and Mirai ends up marooned.
In order to survive, she disguises herself as a wandering samurai and is hired by Hatsu, a tea waitress, as bodyguard for her travels. The two set out, but neither are prepared for the rebellion simmering among the peasants.
Mirai has to find her way back to the future soon, or else she may be the first casualty on the bloody front lines of a conflict that is destined to shape a nation. Mirai's story will reach a thrilling conclusion in Chronin, Volume 2: The Sword in Your Hand, coming September 2019!
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 304 pages
- Publisher: St Martin's Press
- Publication Date: 19/02/2019
- Category: Comics and Graphic Novels
- ISBN: 9780765391636