If you've had an eye on the announcements for the spring anime season that's just kicking off, then you'll recognise many of the titles here. These are many of the manga which are just about to air as anime.
The series starts with humanity living behind towering walls while a few brave heroes risk scouting outside in the land of flesh-eating giants. The story only gets darker from there.
Kodansha is Japan's largest publishing company, and they are privately owned, which means no shareholders.