THE SPIRITS WITHIN
year is 2065 and Earth is under siege. A meteor has crashed onto
the planet, unleashing millions of alien creatures which roam the Earth.
Decimating field and city alike, these predators are threatening to extinguish
all life on the Planet. The survivors of the initial onslaught have
retreated to barrier cities built to protect the inhabitants of Earth from
the marauding invaders. But the few cities around the globe are in decline
and time is running out. Yet, the sprit of humankind is resilient
and embodied in the brilliant and beautiful Dr. Aki Ross. Determined and
capable, Aki strives as
last hope against extinction. With the guidance of her scientific
mentor, Dr. Sid, and the aid of the Deep Eyes military squadron led by
the courageous Captain Gray Edwards, Aki races to save both
the Earth and herself.
infected by an alien, Aki holds the key to discovering the secret to defeating
the alien predators. But her quest is jeopardized by the militant
opposition of General Hein, who plots to unleash a massive space cannon
that will annihilate the aliens and possibly the Earth. As the clock ticks
down, Aki searches within her dreams to find an answer to the alien mystery,
while scouring the Earth to collect the eight spirit waves she believes
will save the planet. Fighting both the enemy within and the scheming
General Hein, who would destroy the Earth in order to save it, Aki valiantly
pursues her Final Fantasy.
infected by the aliens, Aki must use her scientific intellect to
find means to combat the alien predators. As she searches for an answer
to the Earth's plight, Aki works simultaneously to reveal her enemies'
time for the Earth and herself, she remains true to her optimistic nature.
Aki battles to overcome earth-shattering obstacles in her efforts to save
captain and leader of the elite Deep Eyes squadron, Gray confronts enemies
and aliens alike - head on. Gray's reputation for loyalty and trustworthiness
earns him the unquestioning support of his troops, whom he leads into battle
with unhesitating courage and determination. Yet, the biggest challenge
he faces may be his devotion to a
by a hero complex and a desire for vengeance, General Hein seeks a quick
and violent end to the alien invasion. Hein, a military
strategist, clearly shows skill, yet his ego overshadows his wisdom.
Determined to avenge the death of his family at the hands
of predators, General Hein will take whatever course necessary to
destroy both the enemy and Aki's alternative strategies. However,
his stubbornness and hatred may be a greater
to the Earth than the aliens.
genius behind the wave theory, Dr. Sid possessed a facile mind as well
as a compassionate heart. As he guides his protege, Aki,
towards a final solution, he imparts both scientific principals and fatherly
advice. The Earth's fate depends on his innovative and unprecedented scientific
brain behind the Deep Eyes squadron, Neil applies mental and physical fortitude
to challenge the alien predators. Possessing a sarcastic sense of humor
that belies his intellectual pessimism. Neil is an integral and reliable
component of the force.
Deep Eyes squadron's sergeant and second in command, Ryan displays a relentless
dedication to his team and their cause. His selflessness and courage set
an example for his fellow soldiers. Although at times irreverent, Ryan
recognizes his duty to his superior and best friend, Gray Edwards. Ryan
will seek victory until he or his opposition is defeated.
slayer of all misogynistic stereotypes, Jane meshes good looks with even
greater courage and athleticism. A
soldier, she charges angrily into battle, regardless of the risk. Fueled
by honor and a short fuse, Jane often
heads with her sarcastic team member, Neil, though her direct nature ensures
she wastes no time with either fellow solider or her opposition.