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Btooom!


Alt Names: alt เกมนรกพันธ์โหดalt ブトゥーム!alt BTOOOM!
Author: INOUE Junya
Artist: INOUE Junya
Genres: Action ActionAdventure AdventureDrama DramaEcchi EcchiHorror HorrorMystery MysteryPsychological PsychologicalRomance RomanceSci-fi Sci-fiSeinen SeinenSupernatural SupernaturalTragedy Tragedy
Type: Manga (Japanese)
Status: Ongoing
Description: Ryota Sakamoto is one of the top-ranked players of BTOOOM!, an online battle game. But no amount of simulated warfare could have prepared him for what is to come… Ryota wakes one evening to find himself dangling from a tree by a parachute with no recollection of how he got there. Before he can orient himself to his unfamiliar surroundings, Ryota is attacked. As a barrage of explosives rain down on him, Ryota realizes that he too has a pack of bombs…bombs that look very similar to the ones used in BTOOOM! Ryota may have mastered the online game, but can he come out on top in this real-life game of survival?!
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Chapters

Title Group Contributor Date
Vol.14 Ch.70: True Culprit
S2Scans KidCongo 2 weeks ago
Vol.14 Ch.70 Read Online
Btooom no fansub Amadoco A week ago
Vol.13 Ch.69: Spirit Power
S2Scans KidCongo 19 June 2014 - 08:32 AM
Vol.13 Ch.69 Read Online
Btooom no fansub Amadoco 15 July 2014 - 12:42 AM
Vol.13 Ch.68: Unseen Enemy
S2Scans KidCongo 16 June 2014 - 01:39 PM
Vol.13 Ch.68 Read Online
Btooom no fansub jabs 19 June 2014 - 11:35 AM
Vol.13 Ch.67: 7 Suspects
S2Scans ShiroX 02 June 2014 - 05:22 PM
Vol.13 Ch.67 Read Online
Btooom no fansub jabs 04 June 2014 - 08:30 AM
Vol.13 Ch.66: The Other Side of the Island
S2Scans KidCongo 03 February 2014 - 07:52 PM
Vol.13 Ch.66: El otro lado de la isla
Btooom no fansub jabs 06 February 2014 - 05:09 PM
Vol.12 Ch.65: Underground Revelations
S2Scans KidCongo 17 January 2014 - 03:25 PM
Vol.12 Ch.65: Разоблачение преступной организации
JazzWay Team Noks 21 June 2014 - 02:00 PM
Vol.12 Ch.65: Revelaciones Secretas
Btooom no fansub jabs 21 January 2014 - 02:54 PM
Vol.12 Ch.64: Fantasy
S2Scans KidCongo 12 January 2014 - 11:38 AM
Vol.12 Ch.64: Наваждение
JazzWay Team Noks 09 May 2014 - 03:56 PM
Vol.12 Ch.64: Fantasía
El eterno aspirante @jpgonzales22 13 January 2014 - 06:39 PM
Vol.12 Ch.64: Fantasia
Btooom no fansub jabs 13 January 2014 - 02:45 PM
Vol.12 Ch.63: Endless Sacrifice
S2Scans KidCongo 16 November 2013 - 07:01 AM
Vol.12 Ch.63: Жертвы
JazzWay Team Noks 28 March 2014 - 04:37 PM
Vol.12 Ch.63: Sacrificio interminable
El eterno aspirante @jpgonzales22 18 November 2013 - 12:53 PM
Vol.12 Ch.62: Struggle
S2Scans KidCongo 06 November 2013 - 07:54 PM
Vol.12 Ch.62: Борьба
JazzWay Team Noks 28 March 2014 - 04:35 PM
Vol.11 Ch.61: Deathmatch
S2Scans KidCongo 26 September 2013 - 08:05 PM
Vol.11 Ch.61: Смертельная схватка
JazzWay Team Noks 11 February 2014 - 09:01 PM
Vol.11 Ch.60: Ceremony
S2Scans KidCongo 17 September 2013 - 04:32 PM
Vol.11 Ch.60: Церемония
JazzWay Team Noks 11 January 2014 - 03:56 PM
Vol.11 Ch.59: Shared Fate
S2Scans KidCongo 30 July 2013 - 07:04 PM
Vol.11 Ch.59: Общая судьба
JazzWay Team Noks 11 January 2014 - 03:56 PM
Vol.11 Ch.58: Willpower
S2Scans KidCongo 22 July 2013 - 06:54 AM [A]
Vol.11 Ch.58: Сила воли
JazzWay Team Noks 10 January 2014 - 08:29 PM
Vol.10 Ch.57: Rescue
S2Scans KidCongo 04 May 2013 - 06:29 AM
Vol.10 Ch.57: Спасение
JazzWay Team Noks 10 January 2014 - 07:53 PM
Vol.10 Ch.56: Naked Queen
S2Scans KidCongo 29 April 2013 - 03:54 AM [A]
Vol.10 Ch.56: Нагая Королева
JazzWay Team JWmanga 27 October 2013 - 08:51 AM
Vol.10 Ch.55: Chaos
S2Scans KidCongo 19 April 2013 - 01:37 AM [A]
Vol.10 Ch.55: Хаос
JazzWay Team JWmanga 26 October 2013 - 02:00 PM
Vol.10 Ch.54: Conspiracy
S2Scans KidCongo 14 March 2013 - 09:49 PM
Vol.10 Ch.54: Заговор
JazzWay Team JWmanga 27 October 2013 - 08:47 AM
Vol.9 Ch.53: Sadist
S2Scans KidCongo 16 January 2013 - 10:52 AM
Vol.9 Ch.53: Садист
JazzWay Team JWmanga 27 October 2013 - 08:15 AM
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Vol.1 Ch.2: The Boundary Line
Japanzai & XScansX aku720 30 July 2011 - 11:57 PM
Vol.1 Ch.2: Ang Hangganan
Pinoymanga Scans Unograil 05 October 2011 - 04:19 PM
Vol.1 Ch.2: La línea fronteriza
Chou Tensei Scanlation - 蝶転生 スカンレーション Lyudegul 01 March 2014 - 06:11 PM
Vol.1 Ch.2: El límite
El eterno aspirante @jpgonzales22 12 February 2013 - 02:16 PM
Vol.1 Ch.1: START!
Japanzai & XScansX Tran Linh 29 July 2011 - 06:24 PM
Vol.1 Ch.1: SIMULAN NA!
Pinoymanga Scans Unograil 03 October 2011 - 08:36 PM
Vol.1 Ch.1: Start
Łucznik Scanlations Lucznik 26 June 2013 - 06:50 PM [A]
Vol.1 Ch.1: Start
FansubBR FansubBR 28 December 2013 - 09:56 PM [A]
Vol.1 Ch.1: Start
El eterno aspirante @jpgonzales22 31 January 2013 - 08:29 PM
Vol.1 Ch.1: Start
Chou Tensei Scanlation - 蝶転生 スカンレーション Lyudegul 16 February 2014 - 11:56 AM


821 Comments

 

There is no telling how true Amakusa's words is regarding protecting the little girl even at the cost of his own life, unless they are both related by blood somehow, like a father and his illegitimate child. But Amakusa is supposedly dead, so there is no point in speculating any further.
 
You can say this or say that but convincing others is not going to be easy, they can nod and go along with it but this doesn't mean they completely believe you. Sure, you can spread fear by portraying Amakusa as the killer but how many of them actually buy this story?
The characters wasn't fed all those back stories we readers has access to, or rather it'd be strange to assume they do.
And at this point we have no idea how many barrier BIM the girl had left, thus I believe gathering around her was by pure coincidence whether or not they think Amakusa is the culprit.

 

I would say how obsessed the dude is with the girl was portrayed rather clearly. The characters pretty much saw what we readers did in this case :o But yesss... you are correct, assuming that [every character believes "Amakusa never harm the girl"] is not very safe. But then again, that is a teenager wannabe twisted mass murderer. If a simple twenties mind like mine could be ok with that plan on the spur of the moment, then he would probably be ok as well xD

 

But aside from that, not being recognized as the killer give you plenty of edges at assassinating other people. I hope we all agree that if Torio hasn't derped so hard and let the girl see him hoarding bims, he might have been able to down her without even using bims at all.

 

By the way I am not sure if barrier bim is a one time used thing :o

Didn't Torio and Sakamoto explained it in the chapter? Amakusa is obsessed with protecting the girl. So if Amakusa is the roaming killer, then staying close to the girl will be safe, as it is nearly impossible to use explosives to kill people close to her without hurting her. And thus everyone will gather around the girl, like they did. It is all setup for the last multikill AoE. The sick dude is obsessed with recording people's horrible deaths.

 

And then he wants to recover the bims. Having people killing each other will waste bims.

 

Except no one expects the girl to have the barrier pyramid so staying near her keep you safe regardless, as long as you know when a bim is coming, I suppose :/

There is no telling how true Amakusa's words is regarding protecting the little girl even at the cost of his own life, unless they are both related by blood somehow, like a father and his illegitimate child. But Amakusa is supposedly dead, so there is no point in speculating any further.
 
You can say this or say that but convincing others is not going to be easy, they can nod and go along with it but this doesn't mean they completely believe you. Sure, you can spread fear by portraying Amakusa as the killer but how many of them actually buy this story?
The characters wasn't fed all those back stories we readers has access to, or rather it'd be strange to assume they do.
And at this point we have no idea how many barrier BIM the girl had left, thus I believe gathering around her was by pure coincidence whether or not they think Amakusa is the culprit.

They should destroy all his tape right before his eyes and then kill him, eh? 8D

That might hurt the kid a bit, but I would say it would disgust them more just thinking about what those tapes contain :x

They should destroy all his tape right before his eyes and then kill him, eh? 8D

the games over! cam boy time to go to hell!!!

I still don't understand why Torio went through all the trouble to make Amakusa look like the killer by having the latter's corpse substitute for his own.

If anything, he'd become instantly suspicious the moment he shows himself. There would also be absolutely no point in all the sneak attacks, since Amakusa is officially in hiding. The remaining survivors could've just as well prepared against an attack from Amakusa and retaliate, just to realise the real killer is actually Torio.

 

Basically it all boils down to this:

"The killer is hidden somewhere and plans to kill us sneakily."

 

So who cares if the killer is Amakusa or not?

It would've been much smarter to just blame someone who's still alive, so they'd at least kill each other. Or even better: Don't blame Amakusa or anyone else. Have them all suspect each other, so they won't team up in the first place.

Didn't Torio and Sakamoto explained it in the chapter? Amakusa is obsessed with protecting the girl. So if Amakusa is the roaming killer, then staying close to the girl will be safe, as it is nearly impossible to use explosives to kill people close to her without hurting her. And thus everyone will gather around the girl, like they did. It is all setup for the last multikill AoE. The sick dude is obsessed with recording people's horrible deaths.

 

And then he wants to recover the bims. Having people killing each other will waste bims.

 

Except no one expects the girl to have the barrier pyramid so staying near her keep you safe regardless, as long as you know when a bim is coming, I suppose :/

Sorry, I skipped right to the point in my previous post.
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When you are up against a known "professional" versus amateurs, it'd be wise to focus more on the former,no?

 
That's true, and that's what confuses me: Why did he focus on the non-professional (and especially to-be-dead-soon) Amakusa?

The smartest and most logical move to make would've been to make Sakamoto the suspect and have everybody else try and kill Sakamoto. After everybody else is dead, kill Sakamoto while he still thinks you're his only ally, take the chips and profit.

 

Of course, Torio would've died trying to betray Sakamoto (hello plot armor), but that's a different story.

I still don't understand why Torio went through all the trouble to make Amakusa look like the killer by having the latter's corpse substitute for his own.

If anything, he'd become instantly suspicious the moment he shows himself. There would also be absolutely no point in all the sneak attacks, since Amakusa is officially in hiding. The remaining survivors could've just as well prepared against an attack from Amakusa and retaliate, just to realise the real killer is actually Torio.

 

Basically it all boils down to this:

"The killer is hidden somewhere and plans to kill us sneakily."

 

So who cares if the killer is Amakusa or not?

It would've been much smarter to just blame someone who's still alive, so they'd at least kill each other. Or even better: Don't blame Amakusa or anyone else. Have them all suspect each other, so they won't team up in the first place.

Hmm...when Sakamoto first arrived on this other half of the island, he did relate his whole ordeal up to this point. So this mean Torio is aware he is the top players of the virtual game itself. Even if he is 18 year-old, Torio is still basically regarded as a kid in Japanese society, I'm sure he took advantage of this for his own benefit.
 
When you are up against a known "professional" versus amateurs, it'd be wise to focus more on the former,no?

He deserved it.

 That's ... so sad. All the Bim man ... All the BIM. And yes they are worth more ... LOL.

Spoiler

He deserved it.

Spoiler

Where's the volume cover for volume 14?

I still don't understand why Torio went through all the trouble to make Amakusa look like the killer by having the latter's corpse substitute for his own.

If anything, he'd become instantly suspicious the moment he shows himself. There would also be absolutely no point in all the sneak attacks, since Amakusa is officially in hiding. The remaining survivors could've just as well prepared against an attack from Amakusa and retaliate, just to realise the real killer is actually Torio.

 

Basically it all boils down to this:

"The killer is hidden somewhere and plans to kill us sneakily."

 

So who cares if the killer is Amakusa or not?

It would've been much smarter to just blame someone who's still alive, so they'd at least kill each other. Or even better: Don't blame Amakusa or anyone else. Have them all suspect each other, so they won't team up in the first place.

What the hell man, NTR? Seriously, you're going to say that with a smile?!

Reading too much of it makes you weird when reading vanilla stories.

Kill first Talk later

But wouldn't it be really awkward if he talked to his exploded corpse?
You only do that with the corpses of loved ones and he definitely is anything BUT love-worthy...

figure out for a fucking smartphone

Thanks for the new chapter.

What the hell man, NTR? Seriously, you're going to say that with a smile?!

 

Jokes aside, it's fiction, man. Drama and tragedy in fiction are tools to increasing the interest of a story. No need to be so shocked of him talking about the it with a smile. There is already far worse in this manga already

Kill first Talk later

case closed next chapter, after that go find Himiko already !!!

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Why? She has hooked up with the other guy by now for certain! :D

Spoiler

Why? She has hooked up with the other guy by now for certain! :D

What the hell man, NTR? Seriously, you're going to say that with a smile?!

case closed next chapter, after that go find Himiko already !!!

Why? She has hooked up with the other guy by now for certain! :D

case closed next chapter, after that go find Himiko already !!!

Hmm, I think it is more realistic to have the 'supernatural part' here because we do encounter people IRL who claim to have supernatural powers. Most of us think they're charlatans, which is probably why people think that this is a sudden intrusion in the story's supposed genre(s). Is there actually something that proves that there was something supernatural going on? IMO, it's not an addition of a new genre. It's more like one of the 'bad people' voted to be part of the game claims to have supernatural powers. That's it... I think.

she sees his former teammate's ghost, I think his name was taira?


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