Mange returns fans of quality Sci-Fi to the virtual noir world of Neo-Tokyo and on-going adventures of Major Motoko Kusanagi and the Section 9 anti-terrorism team as they battle friend and foe alike in both the real and online worlds. With the award-winning animation staff at Japan's acclaimed Production IG (Kill Bill, Jin Roh, Blood: The Last Vampire, GITS2: Innocence), 2nd Gig is the most exciting new Sci-Fi series of 2006 bar none. Following their prior confrontations with him, Section 9 continues its investigation into the shadowy figure known as Ghoda. At the same time, the team must prevent s wave of suicide bombers who threaten the peace and safety of Japan. However, even when Section 9 are off duty, trouble manages to find them, as Togusa discovers when he is brought up on charges for actions he took while off duty. On a routine mission to field test some new recruits, the major finds herself being hacked and recalls a story that seems somehow familiar! As Motoko struggles with her phantom hacker, Section 9 uncovers a suspicious file that they think is the Individual Eleven virus, and they begin tracking the man who attempted to assassinate the Prime Minister.