30’ x 13 episodes
Category : Action, Sci-fi
Japanese official site http://zetman.jp/index.html
“Heroes ZET and ALPHAS face a cruel-fated inevitable battle!”
The story starts off with a face-off between two rival heroes, ZET and ALPHAS, and then traces their origins—Jin Kanzaki, a young man with the ability to transform into a superhuman being known as ZET, and Kouga Amagi, a young man with a strong sense of justice who uses technology to fight as ALPHAS.
The fates of these two men and those around them intertwine as they fight to protect mankind, and destroy monstrous abominations known as Players.
Jin Kanzaki /ZET
The main protagonist. A mysterious young man bearing a circular lump on the back of his left hand, Jin was a result of the Z.E.T. Project by the Amagi Corporation to create the perfect being to fight and destroy the escaped Players. Jin is able to transform a creature known as “ZET”, a mutant possessing superhuman abilities, but often mistaken for another Player. The transformation is slow, though it may be accelerated due to extreme rage and conditions.The source of his strength appears to be the mysterious lump on his hand.
Kouga Amagi /ALPHAS
Grandson of Mitsugai Amagi. Kouga has developed a strong sense of justice since young. Urged by his encounter with Jin during a fire accident (caused by a Player) to become a hero of justice. He had been depending on a trio of researchers since middle school for gadgets which could assist him in his escapades. After learning about the Players and his grandfather’s involvement in the project, he initiates the ALPHAS Project with the Trio, who created a high-performance combat body suit resembling Kouga’s childhood hero, complete with high-tech weaponry and gadgets, to combat his grandfather’s creations.
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