GUILTY GEAR - STRIVE - DUAL RULERS: Anime Reveal set for July 4th

Arc System Works has announced GUILTY GEAR - STRIVE - DUAL RULERS! "DUAL RULERS" is the first anime adaptation of the long running GUILTY GEAR fighting series that began way back in 1998. While information is currently limited, DUAL RULERS is set to be a new story in the franchise, with a full announcement being scheduled for July 4th at Anime Expo 2024.

Previously, GUILTY GEAR's story has been mostly confined to novels and in game story scenes, while GUILTY GEAR XRD -SIGN-, XRD -REVELATOR-, and -STRIVE-  featured a full "anime" styled story mode instead. DUAL RULERS will be the first time the series has received a true anime adaptation.

For more information, check back on/after July 4th once the full announcement has been made.

Until then, you can check out the official website!

Official Statement:

Arc System Works America, Inc., in partnership with Sanzigen Studios, announced today “GUILTY GEAR STRIVE: DUAL RULERS”, an anime adaptation of the long-running GUILTY GEAR fighting video game series.

Sanzigen Studios, which produced game protagonist Sol Badguy’s “Find Your One Way” music video for GUILTY GEAR’s latest video game entry, GUILTY GEAR -STRIVE-, will return to produce the anime series. Shigeru Morikawa (famous for “Argonavis the Movie: Axia”) will direct. Others attached to the project include GUILTY GEAR writer Norimitsu Kaihō for series composition and Seiji Mizushima (famous for Mobile Suit Gundam 00, Fullmetal Alchemist) as associate producer. More details on “GUILTY GEAR STRIVE: DUAL RULERS” will be shared on the official website and X social media account.

What’s more, the anime series is headed to Anime Expo 2024, taking place in Los Angeles,
California July 4-7. Fans will get a first look at a trailer along with behind the scenes info during Arc System Works’ “GUILTY GEAR STRIVE: DUAL RULERS – Special Event” panel taking place on July 4 at Anime Expo Main Events Hall from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Additionally, all fans attending the panel will receive a GUILTY GEAR STRIVE: DUAL RULERS poster while supplies last. Panelists will include Norimitsu Kaiho, Seiji Mizushima as well as Ken Miyauchi (GUILTY GEAR -STRIVE- producer).

Since its debut in 1998, the GUILTY GEAR video game series has become a staple in its genre, with GUILTY GEAR -STRIVE- having surpassed 2.5 million users worldwide. The highly acclaimed title most recently launched the new playable character Slayer for fans.



Based on 'Guilty Gear' 


Original Character Designs by
Daisuke Ishiwatari (ARC SYSTEM WORKS)

Directed by
Shigeru Morikawa 

Series Composition
Norimitsu Kaiho

Associate Producer
Seiji Mizushima 

Animation Production

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