Appleseed XIII (Japanese: アップルシードXIII, Hepburn: Appurushīdo Sātīn) is a 2011 Japanese CGI anime adaptation of Masamune Shirow's science fiction manga series Appleseed. Composed of 13 episodes, the series retold the exploits of E-S.W.A.T. member Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos. The series was produced by Production I.G and under the direction of Takayuki Hamana with Junichi Fujisaku as script supervisor. All 13 episodes were compiled into two feature-length films. The first feature film titled Appleseed XIII: Tartaros (アップルシードXIII ～遺言～, Appurushīdo Sātīn ~Yuigon~) was announced by Shochiku and released on June 13, 2011. The second film, Appleseed XIII: Ouranos (アップルシード XIII ~預言~, Appurushīdo Sātīn ~Yogen~) was released on October 24, 2011.