Nadia – The Secret of Blue Water (Anime Comic)
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The anime comic to the known anime series by GAINAX. Vol. 1-6 for the series and an additional vol. for the movie.
This fully colored manga adaptation of an anime centers around a French boy named Jean and a girl with mysterious origins, Nadia. Jean is an honest, good-natured boy whose passion is inventing; he remains an optimist even though his father has been missing since he was attacked by a sea monster. Nadia was picked up by a circus at a very young age, and although she is a nice girl at heart, her hard life has made her wary of strangers. Jean meets Nadia and helps her as she is being chased by a gang of jewel thieves for the gemstone, "Blue Water," which she has in her possession. He falls in love at first sight and wants to help her find her origins and discover the secret of the stone. They try to fly to Africa where she suspects her family is from, but things don't go so well. Eventually they end up on the submarine of Captain Nemo, Nautilus, but Nemo has an agenda of his own... [WinningDays]