Appleseed

Appleseed:

 

Appleseed
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Genre:

Cyberpunk

 

Plot:

In the aftermath of a Third World War, two groups, “Poseidon” and “Sacred Republic of Munma,” have taken control. SWAT members, Deunan and Briareos, are asked to join the ESWAT and preform missions. The two are now protecting their new home.

 

Manga

Written by Masamune Shirow

Published by Kodansha

Seishinsha

Media Factory

Released: 15 February 1985 – 15 April 1989

4 Volumes

 

Movie

Directed by Shinji Aramaki

Produced by Fumihiko Sori

Hidenori Ueki

Naoko Watanabe

Screenplay by Haruka Handa

Tsutomu Kamishiro

Music by Boom Boom Satellites

Tetsuya Takahashi

Studio: Micott & Basara

Digital Frontier

Released: April 17, 2004

Run Time: 106 minutes

 

Characters:

Deunan Knute

Briareos Hecatonchires

 

Video Games:

Appleseed

System: Super Famicom

Released: Aug. 26, 1994

Based on the manga

 

Appleseed EX

System: Playstation 2

Released: Feb. 2007