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Kamen Rider: Genealogy of Justice (仮面ライダー正義の系譜 Kamen Raidā Seigi no Keifu) is a Bandai and Eighting 3D Adventure/Fighting crossover game for the Playstation 2. It features Kamen Riders 1, 2, V3, Black, and Agito as the main protagonists. 
The square and circle buttons are respectively used for punching and kicking, with the X button used to perform jumps. The triangle button is used to interact with the environment, with L2 and R2 are used to evade by also moving analog stick. The player can also do damage when enemies surround you by using R1 button and pressing square or circle. Finishers can only be used in Rider Form and when there is an enemy on screen. If your energy gauge is depleted you will revert to human form; one can also manually transform back by pressing L1 and R1 simultaneously.
The game utilizes a "Resident Evil" style format of running around in a set environment (a power-plant/Shocker's base), where the player must traverse the landscape, while picking up necessary items to open locked doors and progress through the stage. Throughout the adventure, the player will be pestered by many recognizable combatmen, and will have to defeat some of them in order to advance.
Also included in the game are driving areas, usually beginning with the Rider being chased by Shocker's motorcyclists while obstacles appear from before the Rider that the player must dodge accordingly. This scene features the camera facing the Rider head on, so the obstacles will appear in front of the Rider, making it tricky to dodge.
The second area involves the Rider dodging various stationary traps, usually spikes or mines, in a traditional motorcycle game style, where the camera is viewing behind the Rider. Also included here is Kamen Rider 1's "mini game" of smashing into Red Shocker Combatmen, which utilizes the same format, though now the Rider can attack via pressing the square button to spin the Cyclone around.
Each Kamen Rider can execute a select set of finishers based on an energy gauge's level, with Level 3 finishers being the strongest and Level 1 being standard finishers.
Continuity and Placement
- Kamen Rider: Takes place in November 1972, during the Double Riders' battle against Gel-Shocker.
- Kamen Rider V3: Takes place in January 1974, while V3 and Riderman are fighting Destron's monsters led by Marshal Armor.
- Kamen Rider Black: Takes place in August 1988, two months following the emergence of Shadow Moon.
- Kamen Rider Agito: Takes place in April 2004, three months following the fall of the Unknown. It should be noted, however, that there exists a dating conflict between Agito (2001-02) and its immediate predecessor Kamen Rider Kuuga (2000-01); while Agito is said to take place two years following the end of the conflict against the Unidentified Lifeforms seen in Kuuga, both series asserted their setting as matching their year of broadcast. In regards to this conflict, Seigi no Keifu would take the side of Kuuga.
Kamen Rider 1 appear on screen and defeats the Shocker goons. After that, Kamen Rider 1 is greeted by Dokuganda. Dokuganda says that there is a monster that can alter time and the Kamen Riders will meet their demise.
Chapter 1: Kamen Rider Agito
Once Kamen Rider Agito gets to the "Control Room", he finds a mysterious machine that has the dates of 1971, 1973, 1988, and 2004. However, he soon fights Semiminga, but the monster is easily defeated. After Agito enters the A6 Room, he sees goons walking into a room. He follows the trail and then he finds and defeats a Shocker Scientist. However, Kamikirikid was waiting for him in the armory, but Agito destroys him. In the "Command Center", Kamen Rider Agito finds a communication-like device. He then tries to find out if he can contact a Rider from a different time.
Chapter 2: Kamen Rider Black
Kamen Rider Black is soon attacked by Sasoritokages in the "Cable Room". After defeating him, he goes to the "Gas Chamber" and is greeted by General Black. He then sends Isoginjaguar to test Black's power. After Isoginjaguar is defeated, General Black tries to kill Kamen Rider Black by closing the "Gas Chamber", but it fails. Kamen Rider Black then enters the "Command Center".
Chapter 3: Kamen Rider V3
Kamen Rider V3 is shocked by Zanjioh's surprise appearance, but Zanjioh escapes. After getting the LVL2 ID Card, when V3 back he fight Gilgamess, but the monster defeated. When Kamen Rider V3 turns on the machine in the "Transformer Room", he encounters Namazugillar and defeats him. After defeating the two goons in the "Lava Area", he sees the truck in the garage escape and chases after it. Arriving in the "Lighthouse" he defeats Kamestone. Soon he encounters Zanjioh in the "Turbine Room" and defeats the previously escaped monster. Kamen Rider V3 then enters the "Command Center".
Chapter 4: Kamen Rider 1
Takeshi Hongo finds the workers are under some kind of hypnosis, he then knocks out the workers to dispel the hypnosis. He then fights Eiking in the "Garage". After Kamen Rider 1 enter "Turbine Room", he sees Bee Woman controlling the worker. He then quickly gets to the "Gas Chamber and gets a card, but it's a trap. After can access "Command Center", he battles Bee Woman and defeats her.
Contact The Other Riders
After everyone uses the machine in the "Command Center", all the Riders can contact each other. After they establish contact with each other, the Riders soon see Evil Eye. Evil Eye says he can control time and there are "Four Commanders" that are very strong. However, the Riders are not afraid and are ready to fight the "Four Commanders". Kamen Rider 1 suggests using the portable capsule contacter to communicate each other.
Chapter 5: Team Up Riders
Part 1: Discover The "Four Commanders"
The four Riders are after the motives of the "Four Commanders". However, Kamen Rider 1 is trapped by Colonel Zol and his power is drained. Fortunately, Rider 2 appears he then changes Rider's 1 position. Rider 2 fights Sarasenian, V3 fights Hirugerira or Namekujira, Black fights Washikamikiri or Ganikomol and Haetoribachi to access "A6 Door", and Agito fights Imorigesu. The Riders then enter "A6 Room", which there is a clue about the"Four Commanders".
Kamen Rider 1 & 2
After Kamen Rider 2 defeats the Shocker Scientist in "A6 Room", he goes to the "Gas Chamber" to rescue the workers. He then fights Armadillong or Spider Man, he then encounters Kamen Rider 1, who says that Evil Eye is in "Stone Quarry". Kamen Rider 2 rushes to the "Stone Quarry". However, Kamen Rider 1 arrived there first. Unfortunately, Kamen Rider 1 encounter Saboteguron, who sends an army of Shocker goons. Though Kamen Rider 1 is overpowered at first, Kamen Rider 2 arrives to help and the Double Riders defeat the goons. The two Riders then finish Saboteguron with Double Rider Kick.
Kamen Rider V3
Kamen Rider V3 obtains a Shocker Coin in "A6 Room". V3 rushes to the "Lava Area" but is shocked to see a revived Ghoster attack him. After defeating him, V3 is greeted by a mysterious figure.
Kamen Rider Black
Kamen Rider Black soon encounters Utsubogames, but the monster is no match. He comes face to face with General Black who reveals that the Big Gas Machine was created to evolve deceased monsters. He transforms into Hiruchameleon to face Black. With some effort, Kamen Rider Black defeat the General and escapes.
Kamen Rider Agito
Kamen Rider Agito fought Earthworm Man or Girizames and Shiomaneking, before he heads to the "Sea Base". In the "Sea Base", he defeats a Shocker Scientist and obtains a card. Agito activates the card, but a message from Ambassador Hell reveals that it's a self-destruct card. Agito then escapes the "Sea Base". The impact of explosion is so big that a huge rock closes the path to the "Sea Base". However, Agito can escape by entering a cave, before the rock falls.
Part2: Three Commander Battle and Evil Eye Propercy
Kamen Rider V3 is greeted by Doctor Shinigami who sends Reinforced Shocker Soldiers after him. Meanwhile, Kamen Rider 2 battle Dokuganda, so Kamen Rider 1 can return to the Nuclear Factory. Kamen Rider 2 defeats Dokuganda. Kamen Rider 1 then encounters Wolf Soldiers attacking a worker. However, the Rider soon sees the worker become a Wolf Soldier. Colonel Zol tells Rider 1 that he wants to change humans into Wolf Soldiers. At the same time, Kamen Rider Agito meets Ambassador Hell and was attacked by 3 Seadragons. However, one of them is defeated by Kamen Rider Gills and handle one more. Kamen Rider Agito then defeats the remaining Seadragons. Kamen Rider 1 and V3 now can more usual with upgraded soldiers. Soon the Riders go to the "Gas Lab". For Kamen Rider Black, he sees something like Isoginjaguar. Kamen Rider Black then sees Evil Eye upgraded the monster into Isoginjaguar Transmigrated. However, Kamen Rider Black defeated it. The four Riders then enter the "Shocker Room".
Kamen Rider V3
Doctor Shinigami introduces his experiment, Zanjioh Strengthen to test Kamen Rider V3. With some effort, Kamen Rider V3 defeated the experiment monster. Kamen Rider V3 then go to the "Command Center" to stop Doctor Shinigami. Doctor Shinigami then assumes the form of Ikadevil. Kamen Rider V3 successfully defeats Ikadevil, but the floor cracks. Kamen Rider V3 then sees a scientist, but he transforms into monster.
Kamen Rider 1
Colonel Zol assumes the form of Wolf Man to battle Kamen Rider 1. However, Wolf Man is not strong enough to Kamen Rider 1. Kamen Rider 1 then deletes all data on the Wolf Soldiers project.
Kamen Rider Black
Evil Eye says that he will use Kamen Rider Black's Kingstone and summon Sasoritokages Strengthen to battle Kamen Rider Black. However, Kamen Rider Black defeats the monster, but the Evil Eye escapes, swearing that he will get the Kingstone.
Kamen Rider Agito
Ambassador Hell transforms into Garaganda to battle Kamen Rider Agito. However, Kamen Rider Agito defeats Garaganda. Ambassador Hell cursed Kamen Rider Agito and exploded with his machine. Evil Eye say he will not stop, even after Four Commanders demise. However, Kamen Rider Agito says he will stop Evil Eye.
Chapter 6: The Final Battle
After the defeat of the "Four Commanders", the four Riders are discussing about how to destroy Evil Eye. Kamen Rider 1 is informed that they need to input codes for every era, to break the the Evil Eye containment machine. The Riders then input the codes for every era.
Rush To The Final Battle
After the Riders input the codes, Kamen Rider 1 destroys Evil Eye. Kamen Rider V3 and Kamen Rider Black sees that the Evil Eye is gone from history. However, Kamen Rider Agito sees that Evil Eye isn't in his container. When Kamen Rider Black returns back to the Command Center, he is attacked by Hell Chameleon and drops to the "Command Center Secret Base". Fortunately, Shadow Moon back stabs Hell Chameleon, he then prepares to battle Kamen Rider Black. However, Kamen Rider Black says that it is not the right time, but suddenly Shadow Moon is chained by purple energy chain. It was from Evil Eye, now in his Final Form and taking the opportunity to try to swipe both Kingstones from the two. However, Shadow Moon breaks free from the chains and escapes. Kamen Rider Black gets captured by Evil Eye. Kamen Rider V3 and Riderman go to see the Doctor Tadokoro. The scientist say that he's the one who transported Evil Eye and even the one to find him. However, he has created the time machine. Kamen Rider V3 tell to transport the three Riders. The scientist say that it would be dangerous. However, the Riders are ready to save one of their friends. The scientist then uses the time machine. When Evil Eye looks ready to finish off Kamen Rider Black, suddenly Kamen Riders 1, V3, and Agito have arrived. The four Riders are ready to fight Evil Eye.
It's Time: Climax Battle
However, a electric barrier blocks the Riders, but one of them rolls over it to battle Evil Eye. Though Evil Eye is strong the Rider defeats him. However, Evil Eye undergoes a transformation to his Ultimate Form. However, once again the Rider weakens the Evil Eye. The electric barrier disappears, now the three remaining Riders join the battle with the Rider. The four Riders perform their respective finishing moves and defeat the Evil Eye.
The Evil Eye is now totally gone. The four Riders join their hands for their victory. However, the time machine effect is expired. Kamen Rider 1, Kamen Rider V3, and Kamen Rider Agito must leave. However, they are happy to have found new friends. Then they wish each other good luck and say goodbye.
Kamen Rider 1
"to be added"
Kamen Rider V3
"to be added"
Kamen Rider Black
"to be added"
Kamen Rider Agito
Kamen Rider Agito soon arrives back to his era. He greeted by Kamen Rider Gills. Kamen Rider Agito now knows Kamen Rider's origins, a man that helps and protects the civilians. Kamen Rider Agito suggests they need to use the Kamen Rider name. Kamen Rider Gills agrees.
Because of Evil Eye's demise, the purple cloud in "Nuclear Area" disappears.
|Kamen Rider 1||Takeshi Hongo|
|Kamen Rider 2||Hayato Ichimonji|
|Kamen Rider V3||Shiro Kazami|
|Kamen Rider Black||Kotaro Minami|
|Kamen Rider Agito||Shouichi Tsugami|
|Kamen Rider Gills||Ryo Ashihara|
- Doctor Tadokoro
|Shadow Moon||Nobuhiko Akizuki|
- Shocker (Gel-Shocker)
- Four Commanders
- Shocker Combatmen
- Shocker Scientists
- Spider Man
- Earthworm Man
- Agito was called Kamen Rider by Semiminga and Shouichi was confused about being called a 'Kamen Rider'. This is most likely because most Heisei Riders are often referred to by their real name or a simplified form of their hero name. (ex. Kuuga instead of Kamen Rider Kuuga)
- However, he and Kamen Rider Gills later learn about the origins of the term.
- This situation would later appear in Kamen Rider Fourze the Movie: Everyone, Space is Here! and the Kamen Rider Wizard epilogue episode Neverending Story, where the then new Kamen Riders Wizard and Gaim respectively were called a Kamen Rider and asked their predecessors what a Kamen Rider was.
- Although Kamen Rider 1 represents the 1971 timeline, he is temporarily replaced by Kamen Rider 2 following Hongo's incapacitation. Gameplay-wise, the two Riders are identical in attacks. After control of Kamen Rider 1 is resumed, Rider 2 is unplayable for the remainder of the game. After beating the game once, Rider 1 and 2's original costumes are made selectable at the start of a new game. Despite the fact this changes Rider 1's belt color to white, the belt will still appear red when worn by Hongo.
- As to whether or not this game is canon is debated among fans as it features 4 different Rider Series in a timeline and the present day takes place after the events of Kamen Rider Agito (2001).
- Those who pre-ordered the game when it was released received a limited edition Kamen Rider 1 metal wristwatch, modeled on the Typhoon belt.