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Cybernetics Guardian (often shortened to Cyguard) is a 1989 one-shot cyberpunk OVA, directed by Koichi Ohata, who is known for also directing MD Geist and Genocyber and animated by AIC (who also animated Genocyber). Parts of its soundtrack was produced by the Japanese metal band Trash Gang.While mostly a Mecha OVA set in a futuristic city. It also has noticeable influences from classic horror films - mainly Frankenstein and King Kong.It was dubbed into English by Central Park Media, and released under their US Manga Corps label in 1996.
Cybernetics Guardian contains examples of the following tropes: