English: Devilman: The Birth
Japanese: デビルマン 誕生編
Aired: Nov 1, 1987
Studios: None found, add some
Genres: Demons, Horror, Sci-Fi, Supernatural
Rating: R+ – Mild Nudity
MAL: Devilman: Tanjou-hen (Devilman: The Birth)
Akira is just another normal kid in modern-day Tokyo, until an old friend of his, Ryo, shows up and turns his world upside down. Akira learns that there is an upcoming war of demons on humanity and he has just been enlisted for a major tour of duty. But the only way to fight a demon is with their power, so Akira and Ryo risk a dangerous ceremony in an attempt to create humanity’s only hope: the powerful Devilman.