Mankind is losing the war against the Mimics: mysterious, alien creatures that arrived without warning, leaving a trail of death and destruction in their wake. Hope lies only with the United Defense Force, a military division that holds the front using special powersuits. In Japan, new UDF recruit Keiji Kiriya and his team are set to engage in a special mission to take back Mimic territory, joined by none other than the Full Metal Bitch: a legendary American soldier renowned for her red suit, special battleaxe and high body count. But after being mortally wounded on the battlefield, Keiji gets caught in a time loop that forces him to revisit the battle over and over, retaining his memories each time around. Now, Keiji must live, die, and repeat the same day, becoming a stronger soldier each time, in hopes of someday defeating this alien menace.
All You Need Is Kill
Some stories are good,some are good for relaxation,some try to mix the first two,but the masterpiece will always be the one that abides by its principles.Plain effiecient.
There couldnt have been a better story involving time conundrum,war,mecha,some elements of a love story with a good twist and ending.The story itself is refreshingly unique and the elements of time loop... read more
It may be short, but by no means does that mean it loses anything. All You Need is Kill somehow manages to sweep you up in a rollercoaster of a story in only 2 volumes, and I love it for that. Set in what appears to be the relatively near future, Earth has been invaded by Mimics. Once they take over an area, it becomes uninhabitable to humans, so they have been fighting against them for years. Unfortunatly... read more
All You Need Is Kill (Light Novel)