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Kurumada, Masami

Overview
Works: 737 works in 960 publications in 1 language and 3,621 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Conceptor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist
Classifications: PN6790.J33, 741.5952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Masami Kurumada
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Galaxy Tournament rages on as the mighty Unicorn Knight Jab takes on the ferocious Lionet Knight Ban in a brutally decisive battle. Meanwhile, in the frozen wasteland of Siberia, Hyôga the Swan Knight shatters the thick ice to swim to visit his mother's lonely grave in the frigid waters. He receives a strange letter from Sanctuary commanding him to kill his fellow Knights of the Zodiac for betraying their oath--to never use their powers for personal gain. He returns and witnesses a bloody match between Pegasus Knight Seiya and Dragon Knight Shiryû. After watching them risk it all and nearly die in the process, Hyôga begins to realize that maybe these Knights are fighting for something more than just personal gain!
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the base of Mount Fuji, Seiya and fellow Knights are summoned to a labyrinth of ominous caves for a showdown against the twisted evil Knight Phoenix Ikki for the legendary Sagittarius Gold Cloth. Then Seiya gets tangled up in a ferocious battle with the deadly Black Pegasus Knight and his poisonous Black Meteor Punch. Meanwhile, Swan Hyôga must fight an evil version of himself when he is suddenly attacked by Black Swan Knight. During the fight the Black Swan Knight removes his right eye and teleports it to aid Ikki in his battle against Hyôga. Shun finds the fallen Seiya and is attacked by Black Andromeda Knight and his brutal Black Fang Nebula attack. Will Seiya and his friends have the courage, power and determination to defeat Ikki and his Black Knights?
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saint Seiya must train hard and survive his first bloody battle to obtain the Pegasus Armor. Meanwhile, as he searches for his long lost sister, he enters the brutal Galaxian Wars intending to fight the strongest opponents in the entire Universe
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Grand Foundation sent a group of orphans away to be trained as Knights, they sent one boy to Death Queen Island. He was transformed into a twisted killer who seeks revenge and the destruction of all the other Knights
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Siya and his companions face Argol who carries a shield decorated with the head of Medusa. How will the Bronze Knights escape being turned to stone? Plus, the Master of Sanctuary is determined to make an example of the Bronze Knights and calls in the most powerful warriors in the cosmos--the Gold Knights
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While Seiya is burying some of his comrades, he is attacked. Seiya wonders if his friends were really killed and who was on the beach with them? He confronts those responible
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andromeda Knight Shun gets a visit from his brother Phoenix Knight Ikki and chaos breaks loose. Twisted from the pain and torture of training on Death Queen Island, Ikki blames his brother and everything good for his suffering
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blinded in his devastating battle against Argol, Bronze Knight Shiryu has retired from fighting to live in peaceful obscurity. But his brief taste of the simple life is snatched away when the vicious Gold Knight Mephisto attacks, forcing Shiryu to once again don the Dragon Cloth. In Siberia, Bronze Knight Hyoga is also trying to forget his life as a Knight--until a mysterious message in the ice forces him out of retirement. The Bronze Knights have been summoned to a war more terrible than anything they have yet encountered: a war against Knighthood itself! Seiya, too, is called to action. Now he and his fellow Bronze Knights must decide, once and for all, whether to join Princess Sienna in her rebellion against Sanctuary, the headquarters of Knighthood. But the Master of Sanctuary is waiting for them. If Seiya and his friends ever want to find peace again, they must pass through the twelve palaces of the legendary Gold Knights, and defeat them all!
Saint Seiya, knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Siberia, the Swan Knight Hyoga receives orders from Sanctuary in Greece to kill the Knights of the Zodiac who have betrayed their oath not to use their powers for personal gain. After witnessing a match between Pegasus and Dragon at the Galaxian Wars, though, he begins to think that these knights may be fighting for something other than personal gain
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Sanctuary begins to crumble under the force of two cosmic blows, Princess Sienna vows to make the ultimate sacrifice and follow through on her shocking plan in order to save the world from Hades
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the Arctic Ocean Pillar, Hyoga faces Isaac, an old friend turned fearsome enemy. At the North Atlantic Pillar, Ikki is attacked by Sea Dragon. Could the evil Master of Sanctuary, whom the Knights defeated in their first epic battle, have returned to life? Seiya's beloved partner, Marin, confronts Poseidon and is overwhelmed by his godlike power. What happened 13 years ago to set the Battle of the Gods in motion?
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When shrouded figures invade Sanctuary, Seiya races to stop them. He's shocked to recognize the invaders as friends and comrades who fell in battle. Now denizens of the underworld, the former Gold Knights have become Specters, grim warriors of Hades. They've pledged themselves to Hades--and vowed to take Athena's head. And the Specter horde is led by none other that Aries Shion, the long-ago Master of Sanctuary!
Knights of the Zodiac : Saint Seiya by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wearing the Sagittarius Gold Cloth, Seiya is ready to face Poseidon, but now that Poseidon has awakened to his powers, only ultimate friendship will enable the Knights to destroy the undersea pillars and learn Poseidon's secrets. And only ultimate love will save Seiya's life!
Knights of the Zodiac : Saint Seiya by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the Bronze Knights enter the palaces of the Gold Knights, they are attacked by forces wielding power over space, time, and dimensions. They are each forced to face figures from their pasts and survive further trials in order to penetrate to the heart of the Sanctuary
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the battle for Sanctuary comes to a climax, Seiya penetrates the Master's chamber only to be paralyzed by his Phantom Demon Emperor Attack. The quest to save Princess Sienna seems to have failed until a figure from the past returns to face the Master in a showdown. Plus, Hyoga, alone in Siberia, is ambushed by the Blue Warriors, who demand that he join them or die
Knights of the zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Athena's army faces off against The Gold Knights, undead warriors of Hades, along with the Specters, supernatural beings sent to enslave the world
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Seiya and his friends have often put their lives on the line to defend humanity and the goddess Athena. But when the deathless army of Hades invades the mortal world, mere human life may not be enough to stop it. To survive the Battle of the Gods, Athena's Knights will need the power of Heaven itself. That power is embodied in Shaka, the God Knight who draws his strength from Buddhism. Beneath a pair of sala trees, where the Buddha died, Shaka makes his last stand agains the Specters of Hades. He's prepared to sacrifice everything and face the Gold Knights' most terrifying forbidden technique. What he learns will change the course of the battle--and Knighthood--forever."--P. [4] of cover
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Sienna and her friends are guided by the eighth sense through the realms of the underworld, seeking to uncover the mystery behind the Silver King, Orpheus' mysterious appearance as a loyal servant to Hades, and the relationship of Lady Pandora and the Bronze Knights
Knights of the Zodiac : Saint Seiya by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bronze Knights have penetrated to the innermost palace of Sanctuary, where the last and most dangerous Gold Knight awaits their challenge
Knights of the Zodiac by Masami Kurumada ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seiya, who is one of Athena's Knights, along with the other Bronze Knights, must train hard, take on battles and other challenges to earn their "Cloths."
 
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Alternative Names
Kurumada, Masami, 1953-
Masami, Kurumada, 1953-
クルマダ, マサミ, 1953-
車田 正美 1953-....
車田正美
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English (60)
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