High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Canaan is a 13-episode anime television series, conceptualized by Type-Moon co-founders Kinoko Nasu and Takashi Takeuchi, based on the scenario that they created for the Nintendo Wii visual novel 428: F sasareta Shibuya de, which is noted for being one of the few games to be have been awarded a perfect score by games publication Famitsu. A sequel to the 428: F sasareta Shibuya de game, it centers on three girls and how they are connected together to an upcoming summit in Shanghai, China. One of them is Canaan, a Middle Eastern assassin and mercenary. Another is Alphard, Canaan's rival and also a skilled assassin and mercenary while heading a terrorist organization called Snakes. The final girl is Maria sawa, a victim of an attempted terrorist attack in the streets of Shinjuku. Their encounters lead to armed interventions between Canaan and Alphard with a deep and tragic history in common. The Canaan series has spawned a 13-episode anime series with a manga and light novel print series.