Gokukoku no Brynhildr
Volumes 18
Chapters 181
Published Jan 26, 2012 to March 31, 2016
Genres Mystery, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Seinen
Author Lynn Okamoto
Serialization Young Jump

Brynhildr in the Darkness (極黒のブリュンヒルデ, Gokukoku no Brynhildr) is a Japanese manga series written and drawn by Lynn Okamoto, who previously known for the Sci-Fi/Horror/Mixed Genre series Elfen Lied, and the Olympic skiing-based drama Nononono. This manga has been serialized by Weekly Young Jump since January 2012. Brynhildr In The Darkness is his first series to get an anime adaptation since his previous work was somewhat truncated. The series eventually ends in 2016 with 18 tankōbon volumes.


School boy Ryōta Murakami, who cannot forget his female childhood friend whom he let die in an accident, feeling that he must fulfill their promise of proving the existence of aliens, he has continuously looked up at the sky as a member of the astronomy club. One day, a girl named Neko Kuroha who looks exactly like his childhood friend appears as a transfer student. It turns out that she is a magic-user that has run away from a research lab.

List of ChaptersEdit

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Where to buyEdit

English manga (USA Amazon)


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