Full Metal Panic! was an anime series that ran from 2002 to 2005. In total 49 episodes of Full Metal Panic! were aired. With a total of 16 reported filler episodes, Full Metal Panic! has a moderate filler percentage of 33%. Kaname’s a popular girl at her high school, but it’s her popularity off campus that’s the problem. Unbeknownst to Kaname, terrorists are plotting her abduction, believing she possesses the abilities of the "Whispered.” That’s where Sousuke enters the picture. He’s a soldier from Mithril, a secret counter-terrorist unit—and he’s going undercover at Kaname’s school to try and keep her safe.