They arrived in silence and darkness, descending from the skies with a hunger for human flesh. Parasites - alien creatures who must invade and take control of a human host to survive – have come to Earth. No one knows their secret except high school student, Shinichi Izumi, who’s right hand has been invaded by an alien parasite. Shinichi and Migi, the parasite in his hand, begrudgingly form a friendship and find themselves caught in the middle of a war between humans and parasites.
Akira Hiramoto's Prison School / Kangoku Gakuen manga series has had an anime adaption successfully green-lit, with the announcement appearing on the wraparound jacket band of the series' 14th volume.
The long anticipated second season of Attack on Titan / Shingeki no Kyojin was recently confirmed by producer George Wada at the AnimagiC anime convention hosted in Bonn, Germany. It was revealed at the Q&A panel that the second season of the immensely popular series was in pre-production, although no further details could be specified.
Perhaps one of the most anticipated series of the 2014 Summer anime season is Aldnoah.Zero- an understandable response given the calibre of the show’s production team. Although at the time of the writing of this blog only four episodes have hitherto been released, first impressions suggest that Aldnoah.Zero certainly has the capability to fulfill its potential.