The Drifting Classroom: Perfect Edition, Vol. 1
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The Drifting Classroom: Perfect Edition, Vol. 1

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A definitive edition featuring an all-new translation and deluxe hardcover design that reestablishes Kazuo Umezz's The Drifting Classroom as a timeless horror classic.

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake, a Japanese elementary school is transported into a hostile world where the students and teachers are besieged by terrifying creatures and beset by madness.

Out of nowhere, an entire school vanishes, leaving nothing but a hole in the ground. While parents mourn and authorities investigate, the students and teachers find themselves not dead but stranded in a terrifying wasteland where they must fight to survive.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 744 pages
  • 146 x 210 x 51mm | 1,143g
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • Translation
  • 197470937X
  • 9781974709373
  • 8,933

About Kazuo Umezz

Kazuo Umezz started drawing professionally in the 1950s and is considered the most influential horror manga artist ever. His many horror and sci-fi/horror works include Cat Eyed Boy (1967-1968), Orochi, The Drifting Classroom (1972-1974), Ultraman (a manga adaptation of the TV series), Senrei (Baptism), My Name is Shingo, The Left Hand of God/Right Hand of the Devil, and Fourteen. His popular gag series Makoto-Chan (1976) and Again prove that Umezu is also an accomplished humor cartoonist. Umezz's weird style, incredible ideas and sometimes terrifying imagery have made him a fixture of Japanese pop culture, and his work has been adapted into movies, anime and collectibles.
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