A new anime premiers today, July 5 entitled "High School of the Dead." It is an action packed anime coupled with some sexy and PG scenes or rather R-13 like that of Love Hina since it shows some skins of the characters.
The anime is set in a world taken over by a deadly disease in which humans turns into zombies. It takes the setting at Fujimi High School in Japan were several students and a nurse tries to find a cure and fight the zombies. It also takes focus on the story of Takashi Komuro, one of the students who survived in the initial outbreak.
Highschool of the Dead Official Trailer
Anime Network will be broadcasting the show weekly. Sentai Filmworks is the licensor of High School of the Dead and will also be releasing an English dubbed version of the series.
The premier today in the US also coincides with a simulcast premier in Japan.
High School of the Dead is based on the Japanese Manga "Gakuen Mokushiroku" or "Academy Apocalypse" written by Daisuke Sato and illustrated by Shouji Sato, published in Fujimi Shobo's Monthly Dragon Age since September 2006.