With Harry defeated, Mika's protection becomes Grave's only concern, and to keep his promise to Big Daddy of protecting the family, Grave protects Mika while they drive away from this tragedy. He is the only Millenion leader to not have a transformation, and is not fought as a boss. Brandon Heat and Harry MacDowel, two friends so close they could be called brothers, receive an abrupt and violent reminder one fateful day of how appallingly merciless the world around them can be. "Bloody" Harry, as he is now known, orders them to be killed in order to prevent any disputes over succession. He then throws Mika out the door, and the train crashes. Each episode aired on the subsequent day on Aichi Television Broadcasting and then another day later on Television Osaka.[1]. Initially, Lee appears to be an Asian male wearing clothes that are Manchu Qipao in style. After Grave destroys the helicopter, Lee opens the door and states that he does not believe that Grave could have killed Bob and that he will avenge his friend. A hit is placed on Harry due to his incredible influence and the hitman "Madman" Bunji Kugashira is introduced, attempting to kill Harry. Hifuu Katsudou Kiroku: The Sealed Esoteric History. Air Date: 2003-10-13 Duration: 25 min. He wants nothing more than to duel with his rival. Brandon and Harry take their revenge on Deed, Harry killing him with the pistol Bear left behind. Blood War claims that they want Big Daddy, and Brandon agrees to meet him inside of a warehouse. 17 years ago. NOTE: This page is not free to edit. For Brandon Heat, death doesn't matter. Dr. Tokioka has completed the Necro-Rise project and on the way to the startup Harry murders a shop owner and has a breakdown over the guilt of killing his best friend. Harry, obsessed with gaining power by becoming a member of the "Family", the pinnacle ranks of Millennion that are close to Big Daddy, prevents an assassination attempt by a rival group, while Brandon saves Big Daddy but is shot in the chest as a result. Balladbird Lee informs Grave where he can find Mika. Finally Bunji turns up at Laguna Glock's lab and offers his body to be upgraded. Big Daddy gathers all of Millennion's Family to announce the next leader, Arzac Tino, when everyone believed it would obviously be Harry, who had taken control of more than eighty percent of Millennion by that point. Bear is an older man and solidly built. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_Gungrave_episodes&oldid=945382181, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. 'Killing' him causes him to shift to overkill mode. Throughout the game Grave's past is told through the use of flashbacks in the form of anime cutscenes as Grave recovers his memories. Brandon fights back, but takes an Anti-Necrolyze bullet to his knee. The gameplay was developed in order to be unique rather than a typical action game. The doctor's connection is that he was the lead researcher for Harry's undead soldier program. 17 years ago. Widge explains to Mika the history of Big Daddy and the circumstances of Brandon's death and they are interrupted by Lee making an entrance. He makes his way with Mika to the graves of Kenny, Nathan and Jolice and is attacked by some Millennion goons and a couple of orcmen. Grave, returning from the dead with no memory, wanders in search of his past, and after defeating some of Millennion's best soldiers, Harry's executive branch issues a manhunt on Grave, with Harry suffering from untold resentment for Grave. As the player progresses, the game uses anime cutscenes to reflect on the history of young Brandon and Harry, gradually bringing the pair's back story into focus. View; 1x3 Gungrave 1-3. The death of Brandon has sent shockwaves throughout Millennion. Season 1; 1x1 Gungrave 1-1. While the game play received moderate reviews, Gungrave received acclaim for the character designs provided by series creator Yasuhiro Nightow (Trigun) and mechanical designs provided by Kōsuke Fujishima (Oh My Goddess! Grave is seen walking stiffly and aimlessly. View; 1x5 Gungrave 1-5. The manner in which Grave carries and uses the coffin bears a strong resemblance to the cross carried by the wandering priest Wolfwood in Nightow's manga series, Trigun. Season 1 Episode 2 Young Dogs. At Millennion's doorstep, Harry and Brandon part ways as Brandon works as a mafia debt collector, gradually getting used to the line of work and changing considerably as he witnesses death first-hand, gaining the respect of his coworkers. Millennion discovers the location of them and Bunji goes in alone to confront Grave, whom he once considered himself to be close to. Harry vows to kill anyone and anything that can remind him of Big Daddy. The Coffin contains all of the same weapons as the trio of Mariachi in Desperado, which Grave (at the beginning of each mission) retrieves his handguns from like El, has a missile launcher (in which he strikes the same pose when firing as the Quino) and the Gatling/machine gun that Campa held. Write the first section of your article here. Grave has an unlimited amount of ammo with these, and never has to reload. This extremely heavy-set and boorish man is the first member of the Millennion leadership to challenge Grave. The entire city is paralyzed due to the conflict and the Overkills have decided to become Harry's personal bodyguards. Mika pleads with Biscoe to halt the attack, but he refuses and coldly dismisses her because Brandon is siding with Harry. After emerging from his death-like slumber, Beyond the Grave must defend Mika and Dr. Tokioka from a bloodthirsty hoard of shape-shifting creatures. Mika manages to escape the death squad, but Maria is killed, and Butler Tokioka is later killed by an Orgman. Gungrave - Shounen, Action, Drama (May contain bloody violence, bad language & mild nudity) For Brandon Heat, death doesn't matter. Harry takes full responsibility for the situation and discovers that Lee, who is related to Cannon Vulcan by blood, is in fact the traitor, and challenges him to a duel, while Brandon arrives at Wong's hideout and prepares to face-off with Blood War and his undead army all alone. Billion, a city that is ruled by a sinister man named Harry MacDowell and his organization, Millennion, has become the only safe place for a fugitive girl named Mika Asagi, who falls under the protection of an undead man called "Beyond The Grave". The player confronts wave after wave of fighters en route to an end-level boss. While waiting for Grave to show up Mika learns about her father, Big Daddy, from Lee. Harry McDowell - Voiced by: Tsutomu Isobe. In the event of Balladbird Lee's death, Bear Walken had made preparations to face Grave himself. With the pieces in place and their forces gathered, Millennion and Lightning are ready to war with each other, with Brandon, Harry, Bunji, and Wong at its centerfold. Johnston, Chris. Back at the fighting scene, the shooting has stopped, and Brandon collapses, his right leg breaking off. They both start laughing like they used to before their syndicate days. View; 1x7 Gungrave 1-7. Graveyard Special — Starting with Bob Poundmax in stage three, when a boss is near death, the skull at the top of the screen begins to glow and the player is given the option to perform a special fatality demolition shot. Sign up or login and help us make this wiki the best reference for any GunGrave fans! Once the leader of Millennion, Gungrave starts shortly after the coup that ended his reign. Mika sees the rising smoke at the same time Biscoe catches up with her in a car and decides to take her to Brandon. Grave can also use the coffin to strike nearby enemies, and if timed correctly deflect projectiles fired from a distance, destroying the enemy that fired them.