- 1 Season
Gungrave is a Japanese television animation based on a video game, also known as Gungrave. A single season of the anime was produced by the Japanese studio Madhouse with a total of 26 episodes produced detailing the lives of an undead assassin called Beyond the Grave and a crime boss, Harry MacDowell. Gungrave opens with the city of Billion under the control of a criminal gang, called Millenion. Headed by Harry MacDowell the gang are constantly seeking out and trying to kill an assassin known as Beyond the Grave, the assassin has no memory, but feels he must inflict a violent revenge on the members of Millennion. Harry MacDowell spends a large amount of his time searching for Beyond the Grave for reasons that remain unknown at the beginning of the season. As the series progresses a series of flashbacks show the lives of the young Harry MacDowell, and the original identity of Beyond the Grave, Brandon Heat. The series details the early lives of the pair as best friends, before Harry MacDowell's quest for power leads to his decision to plot the overthrow of Brandon and the leader of Millenion, Big Daddy.