series; in English, "Kishin Corps". Based on a novel by Masaki Yamada, it takes place in an alternate history World War II
s have attacked Earth. Using captured alien technology
, a secret organization of scientists called Kishin Heidan
has built a squadron
to fight the alien menace
. However, they must struggle against the nefarious
designs of the Kanto Army
and the threat of...are you ready?...brace yourself...
A GIANT NAZI ROBOT!!!
The hero is young Taishi Takamura. Taishi's mother and father were killed by agents of the Kanto Army, who were after the secret of the Kishin robots' power. Before his death, Taishi's scientist father slipped him the alien device the army is seeking; subsequently Taishi finds himself on the run from just about everyone. "Fight bravely, Kishin Corps!"
P.S. GIANT NAZI ROBOT!!!