The Best Episodes of Gantz

Shoot Me

#1 - Shoot Me 9.00

Season 2 - Episode 7

The battle with the statues continues, with tragic consequences.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
What the Hell is This?

#2 - What the Hell is This? 8.67

Season 2 - Episode 6

After the fight with the Red and Green Colossi, the team must take on several man sized statues, plus a Colossal Buddha!

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Go Fast!

#3 - Go Fast! 8.37

Season 2 - Episode 2

Kei is crushed by Kishimoto's decision.

Directors: Ichiro Itano

#4 - Brother 8.31

Season 2 - Episode 8

The final battle with the statues, who will survive?

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Let's Go Back Alive

#5 - Let's Go Back Alive 8.17

Season 2 - Episode 12

The team tracks the bum hunters to a funeral home and a firefight breaks out.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Welcome Back

#6 - Welcome Back 8.12

Season 2 - Episode 5

Kurono takes out the green colossus, the team goes after the red one, but the fight's not over, more statues awaken.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Don't Say It Twice

#7 - Don't Say It Twice 8.07

Season 2 - Episode 9

Having barely survived the last mission, Kurono is drawn back in. This time the players include the bookshop clerk, his teacher, and the bum hunters. The rest introduce themselves and Kurono snaps.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
It's Me!

#8 - It's Me! 8.07

Season 2 - Episode 3

The priest convinces the others that Kato is a demon. The game begins. Meanwhile two punks go bum hunting.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Is It OK To Shoot Them?

#9 - Is It OK To Shoot Them? 8.00

Season 2 - Episode 4

The team takes on the Colossi, the bum hunter continue.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
No Maze is Inescapeable!

#10 - No Maze is Inescapeable! 8.00

Season 2 - Episode 11

The team realize the bum hunters are psycho and team up with Kurono to try and stop them.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Kurono Alien

#11 - Kurono Alien 7.75

Season 2 - Episode 10

Gantz makes Kurono the target! Everyone sees Kurono as the person that killed them.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Kill It There!

#12 - Kill It There! 7.71

Season 1 - Episode 9

The bikers kick Tetsu out of the gang, Kurono doesn't have his suit, Nishi badmouths everyone, then the hunt for the Suzuki alien begins.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Please Die

#13 - Please Die 7.55

Season 1 - Episode 13

Kurono faces off against the main alien alone. The survivors get their scores.

Directors: Ichiro Itano

#14 - Live! 7.50

Season 2 - Episode 13

The final fight for Kurono and the game ends

Directors: Ichiro Itano

#15 - Yuuzou-kun? 7.44

Season 1 - Episode 10

Kurono, without a suit, follows the Suzuki alien until he makes it mad, then leads it to the others. Nishi and the alien face off in the canal.

Directors: Ichiro Itano

#16 - Uh-oh! 7.42

Season 1 - Episode 8

Gantz calls Kurono, Kishimoto, Kato, and Nishi once again. But, who else will it call and what new mission does it have for them?

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Aimed For It

#17 - Aimed For It 7.38

Season 1 - Episode 7

Kurono and Kishimoto decide to head to Kishimoto’s old house to see what the "other Kishimoto is like". What will they discover? Meanwhile, Kato is having trouble at home, with his aunt beating his littler brother, and at school, with bullies picking on his friends. When a senior challenges him to a fight, will he go too far?

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Then That Means, at That Time...

#18 - Then That Means, at That Time... 7.37

Season 1 - Episode 5

Now that Kurono, Kato, and Kishimoto are alive again, they can return to their regular lives… or can they? What trouble awaits the three in the future? Are they really alive? And, can Kurono survive a fight with a school bully?

Directors: Ichiro Itano

#19 - Goodbye 7.32

Season 2 - Episode 1

Kato stands up to his aunt and moves out, Kishimoto leaves Kurono, and Tetsu's life falls apart.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Kei-chan is Amazing

#20 - Kei-chan is Amazing 7.29

Season 1 - Episode 3

The new Gantz participants have to face off against a really nasty alien.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
All Right!

#21 - All Right! 7.27

Season 1 - Episode 6

After finding Kishimoto asleep at his door, Kurono has one lucky streak after the other. Eventually, Kishimoto asks if she can stay with him! Kato is, however, unaware of Kishimoto’s problems. Will she tell him? Meanwhile, everyone else has problems of their own...

Directors: Ichiro Itano
A New Morning Has Dawned

#22 - A New Morning Has Dawned 7.10

Season 1 - Episode 1

Introduction of the cruel selfish setting, Korono Kei, and Kato Masaku. This episodes ends with the first sight of the black sphere known only as Gantz and a couple of the other characters who will play more important roles later on. Most of the episode is done with the Korono's internal monologue.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Katou-Kun, Just Wait

#23 - Katou-Kun, Just Wait 7.05

Season 1 - Episode 12

The team splits. Kato, Kishimoto and Hojo go after the other Suzuki aliens. Kato's suit runs out of power. Kurono, Testu & Haruya find the rest.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
Now Then, Time to Present the Scores

#24 - Now Then, Time to Present the Scores 6.96

Season 1 - Episode 4

Kei, Katou and Kishimoto learn from Nishi about the scoring system involved in the alien hunt. Nishi also tells them about boundaries and ground rules when they are not transported to fight aliens.

Directors: Ichiro Itano
I Can't Shoot Him

#25 - I Can't Shoot Him 6.95

Season 1 - Episode 11

Kato takes on the alien.

Directors: Ichiro Itano