GARO -VERSUS ROAD- (GARO - Bāsasu Rōdo) is a live-action series that celebrates the 15th anniversary of the franchise (as well as first season of VR-verse continuity) premiered in April 2nd. Being a new original series of the franchise, the show is set in its own continuity which differs to previous installments.

A mysterious VR Glass (VRグラス VR Gurasu) suddenly arrives at the ordinary young people who are digesting their daily lives. When they put on that glasses, the players will be absorbed into the game, then a large number of players were gathered in a huge Game Field (ゲームフィールド Gēmu Fīrudo). Above them, there is a beautifully shining golden armor...[1]


After hearing the rumor about a mysterious virtual reality headset which allows the wearer to participate in Versus Road game from his friend Hoshiai, Kuon finds himself acquired one of said headsets and enters the game along with 99 chosen players. There, the ringmistress of the game, Shuka, presents a golden suit of armor as the game's grand prize and explains that the first level's goal is to survive by any means necessary as their numbers are getting halved. To increase the challenge, two bio-mechanical demon beasts, Horrors, are released upon the players where the demons will devour those who failed to escape their grasp.


Cast & Characters

Theme Song

Opening Theme

  • "Theme of GARO -VERSUS ROAD-"
    • Music composition and arrangement: Shiho Terada, Yoshichika Kuriyama

Ending Theme

  • "Versus Road ~Higenjitsuteki Sabaibaru~" (Versus Road 〜非現実的サバイバル〜, lit. "Versus Road ~Unreal Survival~")
    • Lyrics and composition: Hironobu Kageyama
    • Arrangement: Yoshichika Kuriyama
    • Artist: JAM Project

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