Tekkon Kinkreet : black & white
(Viz signature edition)
Part of the Black and White series
Orphaned on the mean streets of Treasure Town, lost boys Black and White must mug, steal and fight to survive.
Around them moves a world of corruption and loneliness, small-time crooks and neurotic police officers, and a band of sadistic yakuza who have plans for their once-fair city.
Can they rise above their environment? Surreal manga influenced by European comics. TEKKONKINKREET is a play on Japanese words meaning "a concrete structure with an iron frame," and it suggests the opposing images of concrete cities against the strength of imagination.