Manga / Wings of Vendemiaire

"God's creations need no wills of their own... they should listen to the voice of god."
The Priest

Wings of Vendemiaire (Vendemiaire No Tsubasa) is the debut manga by mangaka Mohiro Kitoh, who later went on to create the better known Narutaru and Bokurano. It is a two-volume collection of short stories involving six Artificial Humans known as Vendemiaires. It takes place in France both before and after World War I, and starts off when Ray, a young boy, meets Vendemiaire #1 for the first time, and ends the day after Ray dies.

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