Speed Grapher - Volume 1
based on the story by Gonzo.
TokyoPop Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781427811868
Date: 01 September 2008 List Price $10.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
From back of book: Smile for the camera, or perish in the glare of its lens...
In the Tokyo of the future, a second Japanese economic bubble has propelled the city into a feeding frenzy of desire. The epitome of this new ethos is the Roppongi Club, an elite society serving Tokyo's most privileged citizens with fantasies beyond their wildest dreams.
Meet Saiga, an intrepid photojournalist intent on infiltrating the Roppongi's shadowy, secret world. But when he gets there, he discovers much more than just a glamorous hostess club--he meets Kagura, a modern goddess whose touch transforms Saiga into the Speed Graher, a man with the supernatural ability to make anything and anyone he photographs explode. And that's just he beginning... (Ages 18+)