DVD Review: Ghost in the Shell: Arise – Borders 3 and 4


Major Kusanagi and team once again to combat cyber terror in Japan but is this final ‘OVA’ outing as good as the first? well lets find out in our DVD Review Ghost in the Shell: Arise – Borders 3 and 4.


Ghost In The Shell returns with it’s brand new incarnation, ARISE. A 4-part OVA series that explores the origins of Major Kusanagi and Section 9. This release includes the final two Borders:

Border 3: Ghost Tears : A terrorist bombing and the mysterious death of a detective trigger a deadly investigation involving prosthetic legs and members of a rebel group leftover from an international conflict. When all signs point to a master of cyber warfare known as Fire-Starter, phantoms from the past come back to haunt Major Motoko Kusanagi as she struggles to keep her personal and professional life separate.

Border 4: Ghost Stands Alone: Motoko Kusanagi is closing in on the dangerous hacker who created the false memory virus. After a mass shooting leads to the capture of a key witness, the team finds themselves in a race against the clock to unravel the secrets she’s keeping. With enemies appearing all around them and the stakes growing higher by the minute, it’s time to find out once and for all: Who is Fire-Starter? And how can they be stopped? Read more of this post