Liberating the Generation Zone!

—Chant for when declaring a G guardian


Light Element, Agleam

"G Guardian" (Gガーディアン Jī-Gādian) is a keyword exclusive to G units, and introduced in Fighters Collection 2016. Due to these new G units, the limit size of the G zone was increased from 8 to 16 cards after Fighters Collection 2016 was released in its respective format. GGuardianIcon


G units with the "G guardian" ability have the following special characteristics:

  • They have a green-colored layout with golden lines.
  • They have an original shield of 15000, also the shield box is different for them, reflecting their defensive nature.
  • They are grade 4 cards. However, they do not have any skill icon like "Triple Drive".
  • They do not have any printed power nor critical. Instead, they have a large "G-GUARDIAN" by covering those places.

How It Works

For more information about the Guard Step, see here.

"G guardian" is described as a continuous ability which, once it is active, allows you to call a face down G unit from your G zone on your guardian circle during an opponent's attack. It is done in the following form:

  • During the guard step of your opponent's turn, as long as you and your opponent have a grade 3 or greater vanguard, and also there are three or less face up "G guardians" in your G zone, you may choose a card with "HEAL" (a heal trigger basically) from your hand, and discard it.
  • After paying the cost, choose the G guardian you want to call which must be face down from your G zone. The G zone is located in front of the damage zone and to the left of the field. It can hold up to 16 face down cards during the deck construction, which includes a maximum of 4 cards with the same printed card name, just like your main deck.
  • Call the chosen G guardian face up on your guardian circle in [Rest] state, and at this point, also choose one of your units that is being attacked, then the G guardian will guard that unit.
  • After the moment referred above, all the "when placed on" abilities are activated at the same time, and the player chooses which of them will resolve first (by paying any cost required).


  • You must complete the call of that G guardian (and other effects), before calling or intercepting any new guardian.
  • While you have four face up G guardians in your G zone, you cannot call any G guardian during the game.
  • You may call any number of G guardians during a same battle, as well as other guardians and intercept, as many times as possible.
  • When a G guardian would leave the guardian circle due to any method, it must be put face up into your G zone instead.
  • G guardians do not count towards Generation Break effects. If you call a G guardian while there are no face up cards in your G Zone, your Generation Break abilities do not become active until after the a battle ends and your G guardian goes to the G zone.
  • Calling a G guardian does not count as a normal call since it is an ability; therefore, they can be used even when the opponent uses an effect that restrict which cards you can normally guard with from the hand.


A New "Stride" System (April 4, 2016)

After analysing and improving the mechanisms of "Stride" occurred in many places of "Stride", a new magic system has been developed such that one can utilize that power momentarily as long as he or she possesses a certain level of mana and aptitude to use the system. The system, which can also be called "simplified Stride", is locked so that it cannot be used when the caster possesses the intention to attack, so as to prevent usage in malicious invasions and crimes. The summoner and the summoned beings need to mentally synchronize, with "the will to overcome dangers and challenges". Because the intention to persevere and survive is the key of synchronization, the synchronization ends at the moment of wielding the intention to attack. By the way, the system is now spread to all nations by the messengers of "Gear Chronicle".

List of Cards with G Guardian

Angel Feather

Aqua Force

Bermuda Triangle

Cray Elemental

Dark Irregulars

Dimension Police

Gear Chronicle


Gold Paladin


Great Nature


Link Joker




Neo Nectar

Nova Grappler


Oracle Think Tank

Pale Moon

Royal Paladin

Shadow Paladin

Spike Brothers


Touken Ranbu

Heal Supporters

Fighters Collection 2017 introduces heal triggers whose ability activates upon being discarded for the cost of calling a specific G guardian.

Clan G guardian Heal Trigger
Angel Feather Black Seraph, Eleleth Black Medic, Eleleth
Aqua Force Guard Leader of Sky and Water, Ihoannes Officer Cadet, Ihoannes
Bermuda Triangle Blessed Sparkle, Sandy Happy Roots, Sandy
Dark Irregulars Medical Studies of Extinction, Vincent Medical Specialist, Vincent
Dimension Police Oceanic Conversion, Atlantis Dolphin Saving Dolphin
Gear Chronicle Time Maiden of Eternity, Uluru Time Etching Maiden, Uluru
Genesis Witch Queen of Accomplishment, Laurier Witch of Great Talent, Laurier
Gold Paladin True Liberator of Healing, Ellise Elixia Liberator
Granblue Diabolist of Solicitation, Negronora Bernard the Ghostie
Great Nature Sheltered Heiress, Spangled Refugee Spangled
Kagerō Supreme Heavenly Emperor Dragon, Advance Guard Dragon Positive Dracokid
Link Joker Darkness that Lights Up Demise, Lacus Carina Light that Lights Up Demise, Carina
Megacolony Seven Stars Mutant Deity, Relish Lady Gourmet Battler, Relish Girl
Murakumo Ambush Demon Stealth Rogue, Shirahagino Secretive Stealth Rogue, Hagino
Narukami Sky Guardian Supreme Dragon, Impede Dragon Meditate Dracokid
Neo Nectar Flower Princess of Cherry, Kosterina Cherry & Blossom
Nova Grappler Meteokaiser, Gundreed Extreme Battler, Gunseal
Nubatama Jinx Stealth Fiend, Zashikihime Good Luck Smile, Zashikihime
Oracle Think Tank Persevering One, Lozenge Magus Apex Lozenge Magus Fine
Pale Moon Kinesis Megatrick, Coulthard Psycho Magician, Coulthard
Royal Paladin Holy Beast, Divine Maskkgal Maskkgal
Shadow Paladin Witch Queen of Iniquity, Jeliddo Witch of Heresy, Jeliddo
Spike Brothers King of Interference, Terrible Linus Reserver Linus
Tachikaze Barrage Giant Cannon, Bullish Primer Artillery Dragon, Flint Ankylo

G Booster Set 13: Ultimate Stride later introduced heal triggers with the ability to, upon being discarded for the cost of calling a G guardian, bind themselves and another heal from the drop zone to Counter Charge (1) or Soul Charge (1).

Clan Heal Trigger
Angel Feather Eradicate Celestial, Raviel
Aqua Force Blue Wave Engineer, Refit Sailor
Gold Paladin Liberator, Shaggy Rabbit
Great Nature Automatism Koala
Kagerō Dragon Dancer, Tara
Megacolony Machining Snow Wing
Murakumo Stealth Fiend, Tamayuki
Neo Nectar Anthurium Musketeer, Nikura
Spike Brothers Dudley Cheers, Lindsey
Tachikaze Converse Ornith

List of Anti-Support Cards

Oracle Think Tank

Shadow Paladin

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