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Japanese: ジビエート


Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 15, 2020 to Sep 30, 2020
Premiered: Summer 2020
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 22:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy, HorrorHorror
Themes: Martial ArtsMartial Arts, SamuraiSamurai
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 3.811 (scored by 2326523,265 users)
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Ranked: #129712
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #2552
Members: 66,363
Favorites: 59

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The story takes place in Japan. The year is 2030 and Earth has been completely overrun by a viral disease named "Gibia" that turns infected people into various different monsters, based on their age, sex, and race.

A samurai and a ninja from the early Edo period travel together through time and arrive in a ruined Japan to aid a professor working on a cure for the virus.

Together, they fight countless Gibia monsters, outlaws, and other fierce foes on their journey to save mankind.


Gibiate was created by GIBIATE Project, a global IP development group consisting of internationally renowned Japanese creators such as Yoshitaka Amano ("Final Fantasy"), Naoki Serizawa ("Biohazard" / "Resident Evil"), Yuzo Koshiro (composer of "Ys" and "Act Raiser"), Yoshida Brothers (world-renowned shamisenist group) and SUGIZO (guitarist from LUNA SEA/X JAPAN).

Episode Videos

Characters & Voice Actors


Aoki, Ryo
Komino, Masahiko
Ishiyama, Takaaki
Yoshida Brothers
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"GIBIATE" by Yoshida Brothers feat SUGIZO


May 26, 2023
To fully understand or rather to fully immerse oneself into the beauty and sublimity that is Gibiate one must have considerable patience and determination to follow through. To depict this in plainer terms: infamous Anime Discord Moderator and desktop wallpaper aficionado Drizzo, once said “You’ll have a harder time watching Gibiate than a 10 hour compilation of Nyan cat.” I was especially intrigued by that statement, so I just had to give this anime a try.

Gibiate follows a group of modern day Japanese militants, two Edo period samurai, a thicc horny monk, a useless teenager, her schizophrenic mom and a smokin’ hot doctor (who ...
Feb 1, 2021
Mixed Feelings
Honestly, i discovered that people didn't like this series throught Ex-arm's reviews. Honestly, nothing really bother me that much, if not that the plot was predictable, as any shounen that we all know, and that the fights are meh, but not that bad as to be compare to ex-arm's ...
Or maybe is it because that i listen way more than watch anime ? Anyways, my 6 is a 100% feeling about this show, meaning that, i didn't found any enjoyment in this, but is wasn't that bad all along. I still watch it from the beggining to the actual end. Worst part would be ...
Jul 27, 2022
Ah, Gibiate, the show where time-travelling samurai fight bad CGI to save what's left of human world. Then, everyone dies left and right and you leave more empty inside than the animators that phoned in those computer-generated abominations.

I mean, this is kind of a b-movie plot and the series starts with some of that low-budget charm. I also watched it after Ex-arm, so it's hard for shoddy CGI to shock me at this point. However, Gibiate has a unique feature that makes it miserable to watch: the more important the monster, the plotpoint, the scene, the worse it is.

While normal Gibia monsters look ...

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