Anime Review: Akame ga Kill!

General Information:

Type: TV
Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama, Shounen
Episodes: 24
Aired: Jul 7, 2014 to Dec 15, 2014
Premiered: Summer 2014
Producers: Square Enix, TOHO animation
Licencors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: White Fox
Source: Manga
Rating: R – 17+


Night Raid is the covert assassination branch of the Revolutionary Army, an uprising assembled to overthrow Prime Minister Honest, whose avarice and greed for power has lead him to take advantage of the child emperor’s inexperience. Without a strong and benevolent leader, the rest of the nation is left to drown in poverty, strife, and ruin. Though the Night Raid members are all experienced killers, they understand that taking lives is far from commendable and that they will likely face retribution as they mercilessly eliminate anyone who stands in the revolution’s way.

This merry band of assassins’ newest member is Tatsumi, a naïve boy from a remote village who had embarked on a journey to help his impoverished hometown and was won over by not only Night Raid’s ideals, but also their resolve. Akame ga Kill! follows Tatsumi as he fights the Empire and comes face-to-face with powerful weapons, enemy assassins, challenges to his own morals and values, and ultimately, what it truly means to be an assassin with a cause. [Written by MAL Rewrite]


Akame ga kill is one of the most interesting anime I’ve came across. It tackles the ugliest problems in this world. With a group of Heroes that are trying to save the world from those ugly horrors. The anime is filled with Brutal action. The progress and character development were great. There were things in the anime that I didn’t expect and other things that I never thought I would be glad to see but was.

This anime is nothing short than amazing. I highly recommend it!

Overall Rate: 9/10

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