Oosawa Maria is a Japanese photographer currently working in Shanghai, China. Along with her partner Mino, she searches for potential newsworthy stories throughout the city. When strange events occur at a local festival, Maria and Mino immediately investigate. Quickly, the two are immersed in a battle between unknown masked men and a strange, white-haired woman. Just when Maria is about to be caught in the crossfire, an old friend by the name of Canaan appears and helps Maria escape. But a sinister plot over a deadly virus soon develops, and Canaan learns she must confront her past if she wants any chance at stopping the perpetrator and saving her friends.
Synonyms: 428: Fuusa Sareta Shibuya de Tokubetsu-hen, 428: Fuusasareta Shibuya de Special Chapter, 428 the animation
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 4, 2009 to Sep 26, 2009
Premiered: Summer 2009
Broadcast: Saturdays at 22:30 (JST)
Producers: Lantis, Pony Canyon, Magic Capsule, Bushiroad, Showgate, Good Smile Company
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: P.A. Works
Source: Visual novel
Genres: Action, Sci-Fi, Super Power, Supernatural, Seinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity)