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Black Cat (Manga)

Updated on May 19, 2014

A Manga with a Twist

Do you like shounen manga, action, sci-fi, and maybe some comedy and drama too? Great! Then you'll love Black Cat. It's one of the best (and first) mangas I have ever read, written and illustrated by super-talented Yabuki Kentaro.

Packed with fabulous artwork, compelling plot, and full of action, this manga series won't leave you empty-handed. Read the series, fall in love with it, and be sure to check my other lenses out as well! (-;

All images on this page are from the manga Black Cat and © by Yabuki Kentaro

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Black Cat is a Japanese manga, written and illustrated by Yabuki Kentaro.


Train Heartnet (the protagonist), also known as "Black Cat," was an infamous assassin for a secret organization called Chronos...until he abandoned that cold-blooded existence to live on his own terms as an easygoing bounty hunter. But is Train's past as far behind him as he thinks? - Okay, I don't want to give spoilers, so I can't tell you more. Read the manga to find out more! :)


Completed, 20 volumes


Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-fi, Shounen

Author & Artist

Yabuki Kentaro

Buy the Manga

This manga series is already completed and consists of 20 volumes. The series Black Cat has been licensed by VIZ Media. You can buy the manga books from e.g. Amazon. Below are the first two volumes.

Black Cat, Vol. 1
Black Cat, Vol. 1

The first volume in the series

Black Cat, Vol. 2 (v. 2)
Black Cat, Vol. 2 (v. 2)

The second volume in the series


Sneak Peeks

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He is the protagonist, that is, the main character: Train HeartnetTrain likes to use his gun :PBlack Cat, volume 10. Guess who?
He is the protagonist, that is, the main character: Train Heartnet
He is the protagonist, that is, the main character: Train Heartnet
Train likes to use his gun :P
Train likes to use his gun :P
Black Cat, volume 10. Guess who?
Black Cat, volume 10. Guess who?

What do you think about Black Cat? Do you know any similar mangas you'd recommend?


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    • davidber profile image


      7 years ago

      Nice lens

    • dogface lm profile imageAUTHOR

      dogface lm 

      7 years ago

      @ben186422: And looks, too. The author (Yabuki Kentaro) has some other masterpieces as well. Be sure to check 'em out. :P

    • ben186422 profile image


      7 years ago

      Sounds good.

    • Morticella LM profile image

      Morticella LM 

      7 years ago

      Black Cat is a Great Manga


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