Erica Bartholomew is a supporting character in the Guilty Gear series. She was the president of the United States of America whose charge was succeeded by Colin Vernon after being rendered unable to fulfill her duties.
Erica grew up in an orphanage, with the director of the orphanage practically being her foster mother.
As seen in The Butterfly and Her Gale, in 2182, Erica met Chipp Zanuff when he saved her from assassins who were targeting her due to her intentions to form an alliance with Zepp and break the the hold of the Assassin's Guild on her country's government. Chipp agreed to act as her bodyguard and protected her from further assassination attempts until she was able to achieve her goal and pass a law in Congress to sever the Assassin's Guild's ties to the government.
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