Gunslinger Girl (ガンスリンガー・ガール) is a manga by Yu Aida. A thirteen-episode anime adaptation produced by Madhouse aired in Japan on Fuji Television from October 9, 2003, to February 19, 2004. A sequel titled Gunslinger Girl -Il Teatrino- and created by Artland premiered in Japan on Tokyo MX TV on January 8, 2008. It spanned thirteen episodes, concluding on April 1, 2008.
In the heart of Italy, the Social Welfare Agency rescues young girls from hospital beds and gives them a second chance at life using the latest in cybernetic advancements. With their artificially enhanced bodies, the girls are brainwashed and trained as assassins to carry out the dirty work of the Italian Government. Despite all the modifications, they are still just children at heart, struggling for recognition from those they love, even knowing the love they feel is manufactured. This tragic tale unfolds as these girls grapple with their emotions in an agency that treats them as nothing but ruthless killers.
S #1: “The Light Before We Land” by The Delgados
S #2: “Tatta Hitotsu no Omoi” by KOKIA
S #1: “Dopo il Sogno ~Yume no Ato ni~” by op
S #2: “doll” by Tada Aoi
S #3: “doll” by Lia
S #2, ep #08: “Scarborough Fair” by Tada Aoi
S #2, ep #04: “human” by Lia
Gunslinger Girl Original Soundtrack
Gunslinger Girl -IL TEATRINO- Soundtrack
Gunslinger Girl -IL TEATRINO- Vocal Album
Gunslinger Girl Image Album ~Poca Felicita~