The Anime Network has announced that they've picked up the simulcast rights to the newly acquired Sentai Filmworks series Infinite Stratos. The show is being simulcast on Sunday's with the first three episodes arriving on Sunday the 23rd at 9:30 ET. New episodes will follow every week at that time thereafter.
Infinite Stratos is the newest high flying sci-fi series from 8-Bit (Durarara!!, Macross Frontier). Episode 1 will be available to Guests. Episode 2 and on will be available to all registered users for free.
Story Concept: Infinite Stratos: An exoskeleton system, capable of weaponized combat, an efficient and overpowering device of modern warfare. Infinite Stratos (or IS for short) has quickly become at once the greatest tool and deadliest enemy during world conflicts. Unique for the IS, however, is it's limitations: only women are able to pilot them. Enter Ichika Orimura, brother of one of the greatest IS pilots in history, and after coming in contact with an IS at 15, oddly capable of piloting one himself. This strange occurrence opens up new worlds for him, and he is immediately enrolled in a school that specializes in IS pilot training. A school...of just girls. Is this a dream come true, or a nightmare come to life? The greatest ride of your life awaits you, as comic mischief and daring dogfights combine in INFINITE STRATOS!