Attack on Titan (進撃の巨人) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama. It is set in a world where humanity lives inside cities surrounded by enormous walls as a defense against the Titans, gigantic humanoid creatures who eat humans seemingly without reason. The story initially centers on Eren Yeager, his adopted sister Mikasa Ackerman, and their childhood friend Armin Arlert, who join the military to fight the Titans after their home town is invaded and Eren's mother is eaten.
Writer and Illustrator:
Hajime Isayama (born August 29, 1986) is a Japanese manga artist from Oyama, Oita. His first and currently ongoing series, Attack on Titan, is experiencing success with 45 million copies in circulation as of November 2014.
Genre: Shonen, dark fantasy, post-apocalyptic, action
Recommended age: 16+