ARISE from your Shell!!


Load your weapons and tune your brain for incredibly deep-thinking - Ghost in the Shell is slated for a return this 2013!

Having been announced in February's issue of Japanese publishing giant, Kodansha's Monthly Young Magazine, the classic series by illustrator Masamune Shirow has been confirmed to return to TV-screens as Ghost in the Shell: Arise.

While original Director, Kenji Kamiyama has confirmed he will not be returning for the new series, Kazuchika Kise will serve in his place as Chief Director, with Tow Ubukata as supervisor and script writer.

Aside from the new promotional images and staff confirmations, no other specific details have been revealed yet. Production I.G. however has confirmed that a "Ghost in the Shell: Arise Production Presentation" will be live-streamed on February 12th 2013 on Niconico Douga, Bandai Channel and YouTube at 9:00pm Japan Time.

Will we see old favourites such as Batou and the Tachikoma make a come back? Will seiyuu Atsuko Tanaka return to the helm of her famous role as Motoko? Only time will tell!

Check out the Official Website here!!

- Q

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