Apotheosis – elevation to the status of a God, is an ongoing Japanese manga series that has over 200 chapters. This manga series belongs to shounen and martial arts genre. The storyline has several major twists that ensure the reader’s continuous interest.
The series primarily revolves around a guy named Luo Zheng. Lou Zheng is the first born to the wealthy Lou Clan, the family that founded a power refining technique that can instantly defeat any enemy. Lou Zheng somehow ends up losing a secret and super important Lou family heirloom and loses the respect of his entire clan.
Now he’s treated as a mere slave, even by the servants of the family. One night, after being immensely mistreated and humiliated by a family steward, Lou Zheng gets enraged in Apotheosis Manga. To take revenge on his family, Lou Zheng decides to burn all the family documents.
While doing so, he ends up burning a hidden, magical book left by his father that reveals a divine technique, elgulfs the reader and turns them into an extremely skillful fighter. With his new abilities, Lou Zheng decides to master them and use them to rescue his younger sister, Lou Yan, that he loves very much.
He encounters various hurdles as he embarks on this journey as his own family is trying to stop him. Lou Zheng’s character is described as loyal to his friends but vengeful against those who wrong him.
His abilities include poison immunity, great luck, capability of using all elements and Godliness, etc. He visibly takes pride in his accomplishments but never gloats about them in the typical shounen genre main character style.