Akame ga Kill! was an anime series that ran from 2014 to 2014. In total 24 episodes of Akame ga Kill! were aired. Akame ga Kill! has no reported filler. Under the rule of a tyrannical empire, Tatsumi, a young swordsman, leaves his home to save his poverty stricken village. He meets a girl named Akame, an assassin who was bought, brainwashed and trained to kill by the Empire. Akame is a member of the secret assassin group called “Night Raid” who use special weapons called Teigu. Together, Tatsumi and the members of Night Raid confront the corrupt empire.