Gunslinger Stratos The Animation

Gunslinger Stratos: The Animation

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Japanese: ガンスリンガー ストラトス -THE ANIMATION-
English: Gunslinger Stratos: The Animation
German: Gunslinger Stratos
Spanish: Gunslinger Stratos: The Animation
French: Gunslinger Stratos
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 4, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015
Premiered: Spring 2015
Broadcast: Saturdays at 23:30 (JST)
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.051 (scored by 3216932,169 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #92572
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2549
Members: 72,740
Favorites: 48

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A.D. 2115—the island nation once called Japan is now known as the "17th Far East Imperial City Management District."

The citizens were promised a life of peace in exchange for some of the comfort they were used to having. People believed their lives would never change and tomorrow will be the same as today. No one suspected the impending doom which their society was about to face.

"Degradation"—a rare disease which led to the total disintegration of the human body to a mere pile of sand was slowly but surely spreading throughout the world.

Tohru Kazasumi, an ordinary student becomes embroiled in a multi universal battle between his world and the parallel world of "Frontier S (Stratos)." This meant that Tohru must fight himself from an alternate world.

Their futures collide as their paths cross.

Will both worlds ever find peace?

(Source: Aniplex USA)

Characters & Voice Actors


Ezaki, Shinpei
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Tomita, Hiroaki
Episode Director, Storyboard, Assistant Director


Opening Theme

Apple Music
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"vanilla sky" by Mashiro Ayano

Ending Theme


Episode Videos


Jun 27, 2015
TL;DR : Really enjoyable show, but too much story into only 13 episodes. Characters not completely original with not a lot of character development. Fun fights and interesting story overall: involves time travelling and lots of guns.

I'll try to keep the spoilers to a minimum. The story is set in 2115, with our protagonist, a high school student, falling back into the past and witnessing a battle between some soldiers and their dopplegangers: he even meets himself from an alternate universe. Curiosity eventually makes him join in the battle to save the world and the story unfolds.

Story: 9/10

The story is really unique, but it might ...
Jun 23, 2015
Mixed Feelings
Well, all well and ends well, so how do I put this up?

Ok, so now another sci-fi, action packed with the side of romance anime has just ended, and according to a lot of MAL users who made a review of this anime , almost most gave it a 6, so let go over each of this anime's category.


Ok, the story maybe the run of the mill invaders from another dimension who would like to destroy the world, but then again this is one usual invaders from another dimension where the antagonist are the doppelgangers of the protagonist that they're fighting....if you can call it ...
Jun 23, 2015

Let’s face it: There are a LOT of bad anime out there. Despite that fact, 99% of anime created over the course human history have at least some sort of redeeming quality. It doesn’t matter how incoherent the plot is, how god-awful the characters are, how piss poor the animation is, or how maddeningly awful the sound effects are; there is almost always SOMETHING that you can take away from a show. Maybe the art style is pleasant. Maybe that comedic relief character was actually funny occasionally. Or maybe the show just provided some mindless fun at times. However, once in a blue ...

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