Following a global war and climate change, 35% of Earth's land mass has sunk into the ocean. In this difficult time, countries rely not on armies but on private military corporations to provide security against constant terrorist attacks. One such company is Arqon Global Security, whose staff of mercenaries is tasked with protecting Daiva City on a pay-per-mission basis. Armed with motorcycles that transforms into weapon-wielding mecha, these "blademen" are none too popular with the people they protect - but they always get the job done!
It seems this anime isn't all that popular and I can understand why. When I was watching it, it just didn't feel like a popular anime. The story itself wasn't all that bad, but it never quite felt like it was going anywhere important. At first introduction, the mercenaries of Viper squad are not all likeable. For one thing, they're mercenaries and the fact they're protecting the city simply for the money... read more
Story The storyline is quite familiar and does nothing to stand out. Average at best Animation The animation is slick and stylish. It deals with the content well Sound The music throughout is good, but at times does not blend well with what is happening. The voice actors give, generally, a good performance although there are some exceptions. Characters The characters are very... read more