Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online

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Synonyms: SAO Alternative Gun Gale Online
Japanese: ソードアート・オンライン オルタナティブ ガンゲイル・オンライン


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 8, 2018 to Jul 1, 2018
Premiered: Spring 2018
Broadcast: Sundays at 00:00 (JST)
Producers: Aniplex, Egg Firm
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: Studio 3Hz
Source: Light novel
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy, GameGame, MilitaryMilitary, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.091 (scored by 203961203,961 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #32492
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #312
Members: 404,006
Favorites: 1,350


Both series feature girls playing VRMMOs with accidentally broken min-maxed characters. They socialize in the game and engage in droup PvP events heavily relying on unconventional tactics, with fun interactions coming ahead of common sense. 
report Recommended by jabo_nogaems
Cute Girl(s) with a gun made by the same studio with the same character designer.  
report Recommended by SeasideLua
Both are fun, endearing, and mostly lighthearted shows with predominantly female casts (there's also an additional focus on moe girls) and a focus on action. There's a driving conflict in both (Both with significant consequences for the main cast if they fail, although GGO's is certainly heavier), but each show feels a lot more about the competition and combat aspects of the sport/game. GGO has a somewhat more developed cast whereas GuP has a very wide but more one-note cast; both are charming in their own ways. The battles in both are varied, surprisingly thought out, and well-executed. I wouldn't describe either of these shows as  read more 
report Recommended by Mistrals_
Adult (and cute) woman playing videogames. 
report Recommended by Yakkari
equally in terms of battle royale game. 
report Recommended by Vulpine50
Battle royale. D-Game battle royale take place in real world. GGO battle royale take place in virtual world. 
report Recommended by whoisrem
loli playing with real guns 
report Recommended by Hiru_Napyeer