Blu-ray Review: Akame Ga Kill – Collection 1

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Akame Ga Kill has been a much sought after series and it’s finally coming to the UK starting with this Collection 1 release! But is the show worth the hype or is it just another sword-slaying anime series covered in blood? Well let’s take a look in our review.

Synopsis:

When he set off for the Capital, all Tatsumi wanted was a way to make money. Instead, he finds himself rescued from a fate worse than death by a group of assassins known as Night Raid, and thrust into the middle of a bloody revolution.

On the one side: Prime Minister Honest, his secret police, elite squad of assassins, and the armies of the Empire.On the other: Night Raid and a handful of rebels desperate to overthrow the brutal regime of Honest’s puppet emperor. Leveling the playing field: the Imperial Arms, a legendary set of unstoppable weapons created in the distant past. But to use an Imperial Arm is practically a death sentence, for only a select few can even survive using them… and when two Arms go against each other, only the user of one is likely to survive in Akame ga Kill! Read more of this post