Anime Underground The Best Assassin Manga of All Time  

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For those looking for manga about assassins or mercenaries, you've come to the right place. This list ranks the best assassin manga of all time, as voted on by manga readers like you. With so many popular manga featuring assassins, it's no surprise that "assassin" has basically become a genre for both anime and manga. Some of these titles might also blend other genres; for example Basilisk is a ninja anime as well a good assassin anime. This list features both old and new assassin manga titles, so vote up your favorites regardless of their age.

If you're new to the assassin genre in manga, then some good jumping off points include CAT, Golgo 13, and Gunslinger Girl. On the other hand if you've already read many of these titles, please vote up the assassin manga that you would recommend to other readers. You can also give something a downvote if you've read it and didn't like it.
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187 45
Assassination Classroom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

2
71 24
Rurouni Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

3
54 19
CAT is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

4
28 14
Azumi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

5
29 16
Golgo 13 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

6
22 17
Basilisk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
Masaki Segawa

7
19 14
Nabari no Ou is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

8
24 20
Gunslinger Girl, Volume 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

9
18 15
Flame of Recca, Vol. 27 (Flame... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

10
7 10
Sidooh is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

11
12 16
Assassin Story is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

12
7 11
Tista is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

13
7 11
Souten no Koumori is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

14
10 15
Crying Freeman Volume 4 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
Kazuo Koike, Ryoichi Ikegami

15
7 12
Shigurui is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

16
7 12
Hanzou no Mon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

17
3 9
Trash. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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6 13
Renka is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

19
2 8
Akusaga is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

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5 12
Magatsuhi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

21
5 12
Kurogane Communication Volume ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

22
5 12
2x2=Shinobuden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

23
4 11
Kamui Gaiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

24
4 11
Kurenai Hanafubuki is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time

25
4 11
Fuuma no Kojirou is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time