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Title: Terra Formars Vol. 1
Story by: Yu Sasuga
Art by: Ken-ichi Tachibana
Original Publisher:  Shueisha
English Publisher: Viz

Synopsis: In the 26th century, mankind has made efforts to make Mars a habitable planet. A team dubbed as BUGS 2 is sent to Mars to exterminate the cockroaches who were originally sent to aid the terraforming. Unfortunately for our heroes, their targets have evolved into humanoid cockroaches who possess the violent desire to crush all humans

It’s easy to dismiss Terra Formars as something that’s just pulpy sci-fi action. It’s silly, weird and sometimes pretty stupid. However, what it lacks in plausibility it makes up for with its ability to stir the reader’s most primal emotions. Yes, Terra Formars is a crazy, bloody and adrenaline pumped action series, but it also deliberately reflects on human nature and the struggle for survival.

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