Strike Witches aka Sutoraiku Witchizu or Brave Witches is a mixed-media alternate history, military science fiction project originally created by Fumikane Shimada via a series of magazine illustration columns. The franchise has since been adapted into several light novel, manga, and anime series and various video games. It is set in an alternate version of 1944, where the events of World War II are very different than what we know to be true, where alien invaders known as the Neuroi came to Earth in 1939.The 501st Joint Fighter Wing "Strike Witches" at their center, the Neuroi nest in the skies above the Republic of Gallia was eliminated, ensuring the security of western Europe. Sent by Aguentar check it out!