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Tokyo Ghoul: Jack Spinoff Gets Original Video Anime

posted on by Egan Loo
Story of how investigators Arima & Fura met over a case in 13th Ward

The end of the final Tokyo Ghoul √A anime episode announced on Friday that an original video anime (OVA) adaptation of the Tokyo Ghoul: Jack prequel spinoff has been green-lit and is slated for this year. In addition to the OVA this year and a stage play in Tokyo and Kyoto, there is more in the franchise planned.

In Tokyo Ghoul: Jack, an incident involving a human-devouring Ghoul occurs in Tokyo's 13th Ward. To seek the truth behind what happened to his friend, the rebellious high school boy Taishi Fura pursues the Ghoul named Lantern with the Young Ace investigator Kishō Arima. The story follows how the ace investigator Arima and the talented 7th Ward investigator Taishi Fura first met.

Tokyo Ghoul's original manga creator Sui Ishida serialized the Tokyo Ghoul: Jack manga in Shueisha's digital service Jump Live in 2013.

Source: animate.tv via IEEE802.11

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