Earlier work of Tite Kubo
(author of Bleach
) set in a somewhat familiar but distinctive, Wild West
-tinted world. Guns, gangs, swords, weird arts on border of magic - everything is used by various hunters to collect twelve Rings of Dead. Zombie Powder, a powerful substance produced by the rings, has a power to bring the dead back to life and make the living immortal. No wonder that so many want to get it and among them the hero of the story Akutabi Gamma, his mysterious partner C.T. Smith, paparazzi
of justice Wolfgangina and sidekick John Elwood Shepherd, each for their own purpose.
Sadly, the manga was canceled after its fourth volume, leaving many mysteries unsolved.
Zombiepowder. includes examples of the following tropes: