Gargantua is a minor enemy in Soulcalibur IV. Gargantua can be fought in Rock's story mode, in which a group of mysterious assassins take Rock's challenge. Gargantua uses the style of Mitsurugi, wields the Damascus Sword, and wears a mask with Viking style of armor. Gargantua is also known as the leader of the pirate ship, and the strongest swordsman in his group. In a short, special movie in Soulcalibur IV, he is one of the enemies that Darth Vader defeats before he and Mitsurugi fight each other.
Gargantua can be created in Character Creation mode along with his partners.
Gargantua is the name of a giant and the main character in a series of novels written in the 16th century by François Rabelais.