Kill la Kill (キルラキル Kiru ra Kiru) is the first original anime production created by Trigger, which was founded by two former Gainax employees in 2011. The series is directed by Hiroyuki Imaishi, Trigger co-founder; and written by Kazuki Nakashima. The first episode aired on October 3, 2013.
The series is licensed by Aniplex for North America for the purpose of both simulcasting and later U.S. market release. The simulcast servers for the English audience with subtitles are Crunchyroll and HULU.
A tie-in manga series illustrated by Ryou Akizuki began on October 4, 2013 in Kadokawa Shoten's Young Ace magazine.