Tag Archives: Gundam AGE

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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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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Kio’s Howl To The Earth Was Fierce But Tamed, and This Saves The Federation: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 33

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 32] I approached this episode anticipating a rage-induced warpath from Kio after the death of Shanalua. I wasn’t mistaken but the key thing here is how his aggression was restrained, and notably not by Flit, but … Continue reading

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Sympathy For The Traitor: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 32

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 31] War history has is rich with narratives of sympathizers and collaborators. Being a Filipino I am most familiar with the Makapili collaborators during the Japanese Occupation of WW2, who cooperated with the Japanese by identifying … Continue reading

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Bad Way to Start a War, Interesting Way to Start an AGE: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 30

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 29] A victory was won and the city of Oliver Notes survived the Vagans genocidal attack on the civilian population. However, the defense and organization of the forces is very far from the ideal when Flit … Continue reading

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