[Source: MyAnimeList.net] The suspense horror/dark fantasy story is set in Tokyo, which is haunted by mysterious "ghouls" who are devouring humans. People are gripped by the fear of these ghouls whose identities are masked in mystery. An ordinary college student named Kaneki encounters Rize, a girl who is an avid reader like him, at the café he frequents. Little does he realize that his fate will change overnight.
- Animated by Studio Pierrot (Naruto & Bleach amoung many others)
- Directed by Shuhei Morita (has done "Freedom" and the academy nominated Tsukumo (Possessions) from "Short Peace")
- Based on the manga series from Sui Ishida
You can watch the 1st episode on Funimation's website (needs Elite Subscription) or in one week on Hulu.com.