Have to admit that Black Bullet is one I picked for the name. I figured that with a name like that, someone’s getting shot. Though I thought more like a survival thing where you only have one shot or it’s some special bullet like how silver bullets kill werewolves. It wasn’t any of those but it was still an action show and I’m a fan of action so at least that part worked out.
It’s the year 2021 and humanity has been ravaged by the Gastrea epidemic, a parasitic virus which takes over the human host and turns them into a monster. People have been forced to live within the barrier of Monolith walls which are created from Varanium, a metal that is able to subdue Gastrea. Soon after the epidemic there are children who are born with the virus and they obtain supernatural powers because of it. Because of the virus, these children are all female and are known as “Cursed Children”.
Groups known as Civil Securities are formed to fight the Gastrea. They are formed by a Promoter, a skilled fighter and an Initiator, a Cursed Child. 10 years after the epidemic starts, Rentaro Satomi,a high school student and Promoter, joined by Enju Aihara his Initiator and Kisara Tendo, a childhood friend form the Tendo Civil Security Agency. Together, Rentaro and Enju go on missions to prevent the destruction of Tokyo and the rest of the world. Continue reading