Anime production firm Production I.G. (Ghost in the Shell
, Blood: The Last Vampire
) established a new subsidiary named Wit Studio, and it is making its debut with an adaptation of Attack on Titan
. The sci-fi epic takes place in an alternate Earth in which a humanoid race named Titans have taken over the world and forced humanity to live behind a system of walls. 100 years later, the Titans disrupt the uneasy balance by destroying an important part of the wall. The anime adaptation of Attack on Titan
is co-directed by Araki Tetsuro, who also co-directed the Death Note
, Guilty Crown
and High School of the Dead
Volume one contains episodes one and two of the series. This edition comes with a set of two posters, an official booklet, two interviews and other bonus video material.