Golosseum 1 (Paperback)
Ages 16 and up.
Scientists discover a new material that renders people immune to all existing weapons. But these "peacemakers" instead transform world war into a martial-arts free-for-all! Russian President Putinov plots to control the global supply and defeat the dissident Rasputin. Opposing them are the unstoppable Axe Bogan, a certain master in a jumpsuit from China, and a slew of other muscular heroes!
"The weirdest manga since Gantz… Madness." -Otaku USA Magazine
"Manga with the charm of a grindhouse film pumped up on steroids." -Adventures in Poor Taste
"Golosseum reminds me a bit of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, in that it’s totally ridiculous, and also filled with ridiculous deaths... Good Lord." -Manga Bookshelf
"Just an excuse for one massively grotesque smack-down after another, chapter after chapter." -Anime UK News