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Heaven and Hell: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 31

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 30] There is an irony, a paradox, an inauthenticity… depending on who you ask, about the theme and execution of Gundam as an animated narrative. On the one hand, there is this theme of “War is … Continue reading

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Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 12: After The Time Skip

It’s no secret that I mostly get to watch anime via fansubs. This year however, Bandai started streaming Mobile Suit Gundam AGE at no cost to the viewer, at least over here in Southeast Asia. This is a liberating experience. … Continue reading

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Ranka Lee & Her Genealogy of Hate; Or, Happy Merry Christmas Without You

One of the things I find both infuriating, yet fascinating is the amount of hate that exists for Ranka Lee, a fictional character from the recently concluded Macros Frontier saga. The informal measure (as this is not a scholarly exercise, … Continue reading

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To Make The Impossible Possible: Enjoying Gundam SEED Destiny

At the risk of hyperbole, I make things clear before anything else: Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny is shit on a stick. It is the worst anime ever made in the pretense of entertainment. If it is possible that there … Continue reading

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