A Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 anime film compiling the 12 episodes of the series first season with new scenes has been announced. The film will open in Japan this year. Netflix released the 3D CG Ghost in the Shell anime based on Masamune Shirow’s Ghost in the Shell manga Worldwide in April 2020. The anime official website also unveiled a key visual drew Ilya Kuvshinov.
Shirow first debuted the manga series in 1989 under the subtitle of The Ghost in the Shell, and later published as of its own tankōbon volumes by Kodansha. Ghost in the Shell anime film was first released in 1995. An anime series adaptation by Production I.G titled “Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex” in 2002 and Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence films in 2004 followed by Ghost In The Shell: The New Movie in 2015.
Dreamworks and Paramount’s live-action film adaptation starring Scarlett Johansson opened in the United States in March 2017 and opened in Japan in April 2017. The story follows the fictional counter-cyberterrorist organization Public Security Section 9, led by protagonist Major Motoko Kusanagi, in the mid-21st century of Japan.