Can eight teenagers find their way home from 5,000 light-years away?
It's the year 2063, and interstellar space travel has become the norm. Eight students from Caird High School and one child set out on a routine planet camp excursion. While there, the students are mysteriously transported 5,000 light-years away to the middle of nowhere! Will they ever make it back home?!
After their nightmare on Shummoor, camp group B-5 arrives at the third planet on their journey, Aspirade. The planet has plenty of food, water and sunshine, making it a tropical paradise and the perfect place to relax. Even the lone wolf of the group, Ulgar, stars to open up! That is, until he suddenly pulls out a gun and threatens to kill Luca! Could Ulgar be the traitor the group has been desperately searching for?!
Science fiction survival epic from the creator of Sket Dance!
Kenta Shinohara started his manga career as an assistant to the legendary creator Hideaki Sorachi of Gin Tama. In 2006, he wrote and published a one-shot, Sket Dance, that began serialization in 2007 in Weekly Shonen Jump in Japan. Sket Dance went on to win the 55th Shogakukan Manga Award in the shonen manga category and inspired an anime in 2011. Shinohara began writing Astra Lost in Space in 2016 for Jump+.