Black God is a Japanese manga series story authored by Dall-Young Lim and art by Sung-Woo Park, which is published in Japan under Square Enix in Young Gangan, a bi-monthly magazine which publishes seinen manga. The story is set in modern day Tokyo, Japan at the beginning before the scenery changes to the island of Okinawa in the middle of the story. The word "Black" in the title refers to the character Kuro as it means black in Japanese. "God" in the title refers to the fact that Kuro is a superhuman or a Tera Guardian. In France and in French-speaking countries and territories, the manga goes under the name Kurokami: Black God.