Pluto: Urasawa x Tezuka (プルートウ) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Naoki Urasawa. The series is based on Osamu Tezuka's Astro Boy, specifically "The Greatest Robot on Earth" story arc, and named after the arc's chief villain. Urasawa reinterprets the story as a suspenseful murder mystery starring Gesicht, a Europol robot detective trying to solve the case of a string of robot and human deaths.
Writer and Illustrator:
Naoki Urasawa (born 2 January 1960 in Fuchū, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese manga artist and occasional musician. He has been called one of the artists that changed the history of manga, and has received the Shogakukan Manga Award three times, the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize twice, and the Kodansha Manga Award once.
Genre: Seinen, detective, science fiction
Recommended age: 16+