Episodes hype this weekend's debut of live-action movie
In addition to the current anime, Hitoshi Iwaaki's sci-fi horror Parasyte is set to be adapted into a pair of live-action films by director Takashi Yamazaki (Space Battleship Yamato) to be released on November 29, 2014 and April 25, 2015. The Parasyte -the maxim- has swept up in the theatrical hype with a doudle episode planned this week.
The November 26th Japanese broadcast of episode 8, "Freezing Point" will be followed by the broadcast of episode 9, "Beyond Good and Evil." The episode feature the introduction of new, teenage looking parasyte Hideo Shimada, voiced by Akira Ishida (Naruto's Gaara, One Piece's Cavendish).