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The Resource BakéGyamon : Backwards game, Vol. 1, [story and art by] Mitsuhisa Tamura ; [original concept by Kazuhiro Fujita ; translation, Labaaman, HC Language Solutions, Inc. ; English adaptation, Stan!]

BakéGyamon : Backwards game, Vol. 1, [story and art by] Mitsuhisa Tamura ; [original concept by Kazuhiro Fujita ; translation, Labaaman, HC Language Solutions, Inc. ; English adaptation, Stan!]

Label
BakéGyamon : Backwards game, Vol. 1
Title
BakéGyamon
Title remainder
Backwards game
Title number
Vol. 1
Statement of responsibility
[story and art by] Mitsuhisa Tamura ; [original concept by Kazuhiro Fujita ; translation, Labaaman, HC Language Solutions, Inc. ; English adaptation, Stan!]
Title variation
Backwards game
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
"Sanshiro's chances of having an adventure are slim to none in his tiny island hometown, until the day a mysterious stranger invites him to play a game. Without warning, Sanshiro is taken to a backwards universe to play BakéGyamon, a game pitting monsters against monsters. Along the way he meets other players who have a particular reason for being there -- to obtain the wish that is granted to the winner. But how far can Sanshiro get when the monsters he's been paired with are a bunch of little mud balls?" -- p. [4] of cover
Member of
Summary
Sanshiro desperately wants to have adventures, so when he gets the chance to go to a backwards version of Japan to play BakeGyamon, a game in which children compete through groups of battling monsters, he seizes the opportunity
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
318499
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamura, Mitsuhisa
Dewey number
741.5952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated A for all ages
LC call number
PN6790.J33
LC item number
T373 2009
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fujita, Kazuhiro
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
BakeGyamon
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sports tournaments
  • Monsters
  • Wishes
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Sports tournaments
  • Monsters
  • Wishes
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Cartoons and comics
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Backwards game
Label
BakéGyamon : Backwards game, Vol. 1, [story and art by] Mitsuhisa Tamura ; [original concept by Kazuhiro Fujita ; translation, Labaaman, HC Language Solutions, Inc. ; English adaptation, Stan!]
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn313750756
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
VIZ Kids Manga ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781421517933
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)313750756
Label
BakéGyamon : Backwards game, Vol. 1, [story and art by] Mitsuhisa Tamura ; [original concept by Kazuhiro Fujita ; translation, Labaaman, HC Language Solutions, Inc. ; English adaptation, Stan!]
Publication
Control code
ocn313750756
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
VIZ Kids Manga ed.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9781421517933
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)313750756

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