Surreal Sci-Fi Novel SISYPHEAN Debuts From VIZ Media's Haikasoru Imprint

What You Need to Know:

  • VIZ Media’s Haikasoru literary science fiction imprint takes readers on a fantastic journey into the surreal with the release of SISYPHEAN on March 20th.
  • The novel was written by the award-winning Dempow Torishima, who previously thrilled North American readers with a short story that appeared in the critically acclaimed Haikasoru anthology, PHANTASM JAPAN. SISYPHEAN will be released in print with an MSRP of $16.99 U.S. / $22.99 CAN. An eBook edition will also debut on March 20th on Amazon’s Kindle, Apple’s iBooks Store, Barnes & Noble’s Nook Book Store, the Kobo eBooks Store, and the Google Play Store.
  • A strange journey into the far future of genetic engineering, and working life. After centuries of tinkering, many human bodies only have a casual similarity to what we now know, but both work and school continue apace. Will the enigmatic sad sack known only as “the worker” survive the day? Will the young student Hanishibe get his questions about the biological future of humanity answered, or will he have to transfer to the department of theology? Will Umari and her master ever comprehend the secrets of nanodust?
  • For more information on SISYPHEAN and the Haikasoru imprint, please visit

Source: Official Press Release

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This is a totally new area for me. I may look into Haikasoru more as it seems interesting!

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More cool content yet again from VIZ Media! Love it!