Takama-ga-hara English Volume 1
First English Volume Of Takama-ga-hara.


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Author (Mangaka)

Jyuuzou Kawai (川井 十三)

Serialized In

Weekly Shōnen Jump (週刊少年ジャンプ) Flag of Japan
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First Japanese Issue

July 09, 2012

Last Japanese Issue

November 05, 2012

Serialization Frequency


Number Of Volumes Released

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Official North American Website

Takama-ga-hara @ WSJA

Takama-ga-hara (タカマガハラ lit. The Field of High Heaven) is a shonen manga story by Jyuuzou Kawai about Yamato Yamada and the new superpowers he discovers he has when he beats up a bully at school. Takama-ga-hara started in July 2012 and ended in November 2012 with two volumes.


Meet Yamato Yamada, a normal student who just wants to be a manga artists, except that this family are masters at martial arts and everybody wants to challenge them. Another thing that is not normal is that when his emotions run high to turns in a different person that destroys the enemy. This is because inside of every human lie dormant superpowers called "kamiwaza" (神業), but most people do not know what it is and will never use it. When these powers are awakened, some people use them for evil and others use their power to stop those who commit evil deeds. There is also a school for special people who have these powers called Takama-ga-hara.


Takama-ga-hara started in July 2012 and ended in November 2012, with a total of two volumes.

Volume ListEdit

This list contains all chapters current in tankōbon/volume format.

Volume Number and Title
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Release Date ISBN Release Date ISBN
Volume #1
January 4, 2013 ISBN: 978-4-08-870605-4 January 4, 2013 ISBN: (Digital Release Only)
Chapter List:
  1. "Yamada Yamato" (ヤマダヤマト "Yamada Yamato")
  2. "Divine Gifts"
  3. "Kikuchi" (キクチ "Kikuchi")
  4. "Hunt of the Myriad Gods"
  5. "Mizuho Appears" (ミズホ登場 "Mizuho Tōjō")
  6. "The Blood of the Gods Sleeping Within You" (己の中に眠る神の血 "Onore no Naka ni Nemuru Kami no Chi”)
  7. "Yamato vs. Jin"
Cover Characters:
  • Yamato Yamada
  • Kikuchi
  • Mizuho Tayama
  • Musashi Yamada
  • Shinao Yamada
  • Hyuga Yamada
  • Mutsu Yamada
  • Fukada Kyouji (Fukakyon)
  • Inaba
Takama-ga-hara Volume 1
Number Of Pages: 192
Volume #2
January 4, 2013 ISBN: 978-4-08-870606-1 January 4, 2013 ISBN: (Digital Release Only)
Chapter List:
  1. "To Takama-ga-hara!" (タカマガハラへ “Takamagahara e”)
  2. "Yatagarasu"
  3. "Beast to Gun"
  4. "The Takeru School Trio"
  5. "Fist, Sword, Gun"
  6. "Emishi" (エミシ "Emishi")
  7. "Anechoic Chamber" (電波暗室 "Denpa Anshitsu")
  8. "Joystigmata" (喜びの聖痕 "Yorokobi no Hijirikon")
  9. "Yomi" (フリガナ "Furigana)")
  10. ""
Cover Characters:
  • Yamato (Fist)
  • Kumaso (Sword)
  • Yakumo Izumo (Gun)
  • Taiju Ooki
  • Emishi Udehara
  • Mizuho Tayama
Takama-ga-hara Volume 2
Number Of Pages: 200