President of Production I.G USA Maki Terashima-Furuta and Production I.G co-founder, President and CEO Mitsuhisa Ishikawa recently attended the San Diego Comic-Con as part of Adult Swim’s FLCL Press Line.
While there, they revealed some very special news…
Ghost in the Shell is returning for a new series!
There had been rumours going around for a while now, but now we have updates on its progress!
In the interview we learn that:
- Ghost in the Shell will be returning and is being made right now!
- It will be in two seasons, with 12 episodes each season, for a total of 24 episodes
- One season will be directed by Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex)
- The other season will be directed by Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed)
- While the answer was to a question regarding Stand Alone Complex, it is unconfirmed whether it is part of SAC or not
The series is still in development so details are still being confirmed, but what we’ve heard makes us very excited!
Check out the interview here: