In the year 2029, the barriers of our world have been broken down by the net and by cybernetics, but this brings new vulnerability to humans in the form of brain-hacking. When a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster' begins involving them in politics, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop the Puppetmaster.
- Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
- Studio: Shochiku, Bandai Visual, Production I.G, Kodansha, Manga Entertainment
- Keyword: artificial intelligence, man vs machine, cyborg, android, computer virus, dystopia, implantat, fugitive, female protagonist, cyberpunk, based on manga, tech noir, anime, 2020s
- Cast: Atsuko Tanaka, Akio Otsuka, Iemasa Kayumi, Koichi Yamadera, Yutaka Nakano, Tesshou Genda