Series Information: Title: Akame ga Kill! Alternative Title(s): Akame ga Kiru!; アカメが斬る Genres: action, adventure, fantasy, shounen, super power Themes: girl power Vintage: July 7, 2014 Status: completed
Tatsumi is a fighter who sets off to the Capital in search of a way to make money to assist his poverty-stricken village. After falling victim to a robbery by a woman and losing all his money, Tatsumi is taken in by a noble aristocratic girl. In the following night, the girl's place is attacked by a group of assassins known as Night Raid. While Tatsumi at first tries to defend the girl from the assassin Akame, another member of the group stops the fight. She reveals that Aria has kidnapped several villagers and tortures them for fun. Shocked upon seeing the tortured villagers — including his two best friends, Tatsumi kills the girl.
Seeing potential in Tatsumi, Night Raid invites the boy to their group warning that regardless of how they want to assassin corrupted people, they are murderers. Tatsumi accepts in order to become stronger and protect his village. In their fight against the Empire, Night Raid starts antagonizing an organization known as The Jaegars led by Esdeath, the most powerful fighter in the Empire. Both Night Raid and Jaegars suffer losses, so the Empire has plans...