Category Archives: Gundam

We believe that the Gundam franchise can eventually produce the perfect robot anime.

Zeheart Galette! Light For Our Prayers! Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 44

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 43] Zeheart confronted Ezelcant with the truth, and Ezelcant owned up to his madness! Then he asked Zeheart to follow him anyway – to “become the light for humanity”— that is, to execute the genetic purity … Continue reading

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“Amazing! Triple Gundam! Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 43 Indeed Have Three Gundams, But No, They Did NOT Combine.

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 42] The highlight here is not that there were three Gundams. Ever since the very first Alternative Universe series (Mobile Fighter G Gundam) we’ve been treated to multiple Gundam Mobile Suits share the same battlefield, at … Continue reading

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The Failure of a Mecha Anime: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 42

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 41] Rightly or wrongly what I value most in a robot anime is the robot action, relative to its age and milieu. There are exceptions such as Mobile Suit Z Gundam, which was a step backwards … Continue reading

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Everything That Doesn’t Involve Kio’s Insufferable H4XX0RZ is Still Awesome: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 41

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 40] My worst fears continue to be confirmed as Kio tears through the Vagan-held Luna Base lopping off MS heads with precise shooting, for the sake of not killing; then lecture any enemy he can’t decapitate … Continue reading

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What Gundam Amounts To: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 40

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 39] Mobile Suit Gundam AGE showed me many things, and is still showing more – things I did not expect it to do or pull off – but more importantly, and perhaps most importantly, it just … Continue reading

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