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The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga 

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Updated May 11, 2019 4.4k votes 1.1k voters 42.4k views 37 items

The apocalypse is a subject that's both thrilling and terrifying, and the best post-apocalyptic manga capitalize on both. If you can't stop thinking about the end of the world, use this list to help you find new manga about living in a wasteland.

Chances are, you already know about Attack on Titan, a wildly popular posy-apocalyptic manga that details life after giant, man-eating monsters drive humanity into small cities protected by walls. You may not have heard of Alive- The Final Evolution, a lesser-known manga that details the spread of a strange phenomenon where those afflicted either take their own lives, or evolve to the next stage of humanity. From well-known favorites to underrated works of art, there's plenty of great post-apocalyptic manga to choose from. 

What are your favorite post-apocalyptic manga? Vote them up to let the world know what you think!

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The Last Human is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Alexander Pihel added

First Published: 2018

Genres (Book): Action, Adult, Horror, Manhua, Martial arts, + more

Original Language: Chinese

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Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Hajime Isayama
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Highschool of the Dead ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Daisuke Satō
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Seraph of the End is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Takaya Kagami
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Fort of Apocalypse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Kazu Inabe, Yuu Kuraishi
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Cage of Eden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yoshinobu Yamada
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Green Worldz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yuusuke Oosawa
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Akira is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Katsuhiro Otomo
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Blame! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
xxlevonaliensxx added Tsutomu Nihei

First Published: 1998

Genres (Book): Sci-fi, action, cyberpunk, post-apocalyptic

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Trigun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yasuhiro Nightow
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Dolly Kill Kill is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yukiaki Kurando, Yuusuke Nomura
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Guilty Crown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yōsuke Miyagi
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Terra Formars is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yu Sasuga
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Darling In the Franxx is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Code:000, Mato
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Neon Genesis Evangelion ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Yoshiyuki Sadamoto
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Gurren Lagann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Kazuki Nakashima
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20th Century Boys is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Naoki Urasawa
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Fist of the North Star ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
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Nausicaä of the Val... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
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Chrome Shelled Regios is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Shūsuke Amagi
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Darker than Black is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Tensai Okamura
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Girls' Last Tour is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Tsukumizu
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Alive- The Final Evoluti... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Tadashi Kawashima
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Trinity Blood is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Kiyo Kyujyo
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Desert Punk is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Post-Apocalyptic Manga
Usune Masatoshi