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The Best Assassin Manga of All Time 

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Updated June 14, 2019 1.6k votes 602 voters 27.5k views 39 items

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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Assassination Classroom ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Rurouni Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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CAT is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Golgo 13 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Azumi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Nabari no Ou is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Basilisk is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
Masaki Segawa
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Gunslinger Girl, Volume ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Flame of Recca, Vol. 27 ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Renka is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Sidooh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Crying Freeman Volume 4 ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
Kazuo Koike, Ryoichi Ikegami
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Assassin Story is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Tista is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Souten no Koumori is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Hanzou no Mon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Shigurui is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Kamui Gaiden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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2x2=Shinobuden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Magatsuhi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Fuuma no Kojirou is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Yongbi The Invincible Bo... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
Jeawoon Yu, Jungwho Moon
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Kurenai Hanafubuki is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Kurogane Communication V... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time
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Kozure Ookami is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Assassin Manga of All Time