In the future, the world as we know it is inhabited by humans and Darkstalkers -- beings of the night who descended upon the planet and stole away the light of the sun. Discrimination is at an all time high, fueled by the tendencies of some Darkstalkers to prey upon the humans for their own desires. However, amongst the dark there are those who fight for good, such as the hybrid Donovan and two sisters who are out for revenge. With the coming of the ultimate demon Pyron, the humans and Darkstalkers must band together one last time to save the planet from his wrath...
Both Darkstalkers and Super Street Fighter 4 are anime based on fighting video games. If you want to watch some of your favorite video game characters wail on each other, these are your anime. Darkstalkers is much longer and better in terms of delivering a plot than SSF4, but if you liked one, chances are you might want to check out the other.
In the 21st century, most of Tokyo lies in ruins due to a massive earthquake. The cause of the disaster was Shizuru Ozaki – a man who obtained a large amount of power and subsequently went mad. Since the time of the cataclysm, various individuals have gained possession of items called 'Caizer Stones', which grant them superhuman abilities. Now, Shizuru Ozaki is on the verge of losing his sanity once again, and this time he might destroy the entire world! Can Gowcaizer and the rest of those imbued with Caizer abilities find the strength to stop Ozaki and save the human race?
Voltage Fighter Gowcaizer and DarkStalkers are OVAs based on video games. They both have the same underlying story of individuals with extraordinary abilities that fight over the fate of the world as they know it. If you enjoyed one, you should be right at home with the other.