Jormungand is a manga created by Keitaro Takahashi and was published in Monthly Sunday Gene-X by Shogakukan starting 2006 and ended January 19, 2012. An anime adapation was written by Yousuke Kuroda, directed by Keitaro Motonaga, created by White Fox studio and aired in Tokyo MX, TV Kanagawa, TV Aichi and many more starting April 10, 2012 and ended June 26, 2012. A sequel, Jormungand: Perfect Order aired starting October 10, 2012 and ended December 26, 2012.
Jormungand follows the adventures of a young arms dealer, Koko Hekmatyar, working under an international import and export company, HCLI, which actually deals in weaponry. Koko is an unofficial HCLI arms dealer and goes all over the world selling weapons illegally while avoid law enforcement. Joining her in her endeavors is a group of bodyguards mostly composed war veterans. She recruits an odd member, Jonah, who is incredibly gifted in combat but hates arms dealers.
Koko Hekmatyar – Koko is an unofficial HCLI weapons dealer who travels the world selling weapons and avoiding law enforcement. She is often accompanied by her bodyguards and can call for extreme behavior during certain situations.
Jonathan Mar – Jonah is an ex-child soldier turned bodyguard for Koko Hekmatyar. He is incredibly skilled in battle possessing great tactical instincts and can wield any firearm given to him. Ironically, he hates arms dealers because of his traumatic experience as a child working for an arms dealer.
Sofia Valmet – Valmet is the only member amongst Koko’s bodyguards and used to be a member of the Finnish Rapid Deployment Force. She may look handicapped with her size and missing eye but she is incredibly strong being able to deal with large men with one arm and is fast enough to evade bullets at close range.
Jormungand Similar Series:
1. Black Lagoon
2. Dogs: Bullets & Carnage