|Manga Entertainment is excited to bring you Season 2 of the most exciting new sci-fi series in recent years! Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex was created by the revered animators at Japan's Production I.G (Kill Bill, Ghost in the Shell). The series continues the story of the acclaimed anime feature film Ghost in the Shell which was based on the popular manga by revered Japanese comic book artist Shirow Masamune. Female cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi and her fellow police officers of Section 9 hunt down a host of criminals in both the real and online worlds. Set in the not too distant future where technology plays a key role in everyday life, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex utilizes the latest in full Digital animation presenting illustrious characters and meticulous design along with dramatic animated action.|
Editor's NoteBased on the manga by Masamune Shirow and directed by Kenji Kamiyama, GHOST IN THE SHELL: STAND ALONE COMPLEX takes viewers to a futuristic society where technology has saturated citizens' daily lives. Along with the new technology comes new types of crime that exploit it, but female cyborg Major Motoko Kusanagi and her team of police, Section 9, devote their lives to chasing criminals, both on land and in cyberspace. In this volume of episodes from the epic show's second season (also known as 2nd Gig), Major Motoko Husanagi and Section 9 continue to battle terrorists in the actual world and in cyberspace. This season gives a new spin to Masamune Shirow's popular concept by combining the talents of director Mamoru Oshii, Kenji Kamiyama, and the animators at Japanese studio Production I.G.
Cast & Crew
|Masamune Shiro - Writer|