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Blik-0 1946

This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Multi-touch books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device. Books with interactive features may work best on an iOS device. iBooks on your Mac requires OS X 10.9 or later.


Blik-0 1946, written by renowned video game composer Nobuo Uematsu. He illustrates the love and friendship shared between a robot and a human being.

Dr. Mabuse, a reputable artificial intelligence scientist, created a robot named [Blik-0] (pronounces “Buliko”). As Blik-0 develops and matures, he begins to experience the human condition. Blik-0 struggles with new feelings of emotions such as sadness, heartache, anger and love.

Nobuo Uematsu’s [Blik-0 1946] comes to life with his original music composition and the delicate earth tone illustrations of Hiroki Ogawa.

Soundtrack [Blik-0 1946] (Approx. 2 minutes 40 seconds) [Ah, But Why?] (Approx. 4 minutes 30 seconds) [So Close] (Approx. 5 minutes)

*In the Apple version (iBooks), if you play the music while reading the eBook, the music will stop as pages turn.

*Soundtrack, [Ah, But Why?] and [So Close] are in Japanese. The translated lyrics (English) are included in the main story.

*Compatibility: The iBooks version of Blik-0 is compatible only with the iPad.


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Customer Reviews

A Heartwarming Tale of a Lonely Robot

Many know Nobuo Uematsu as the main composer behind the Final Fantasy series, but Blik-0 1946 is a chance to experience another side of his creativity.

The story is simple but bittersweet. It has the charm of a children's book, but can be appreciated by readers of any age. The accompanying music has that distinguishable Uematsu appeal, and Ogawa's illustrations do a wonderful job painting the lonesome world of this little robot.

The story is short, so don't expect a novel. But I personally found myself revisiting Blik-0 shortly after I finished it. If you like short stories and enjoy Uematsu's compositions, I highly recommend this small gem.

Blik-0 1946
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  • $9.99
  • Available on iPad, iPhone and Mac.
  • Category: Fantasy
  • Published: Aug 01, 2013
  • Publisher: Acttil, LLC.
  • Seller: acttil, LLC.
  • Print Length: 53 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Version: 1.0
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iPad with iBooks 2 or later and iOS 5 or later, or an iPhone with iOS 8.4 or later, or a Mac with OS X 10.9 or later.

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