Tag Archives: Mobile Suit Gundam

A Benevolent Spiral: How Media Prepares Me to Appreciate Anime, No Matter Unrelated; and Yeah, ZETMAN.

The last thing I want to suggest is that there is some kind of “required viewing” in order to appreciate particular anime, perhaps the notable classics. No, I don’t believe such exist as necessary requirements. I do believe however, that … Continue reading

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This is War (This is Hell, um yeah): Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 23

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 22] Lots of good things I appreciate in this episode, from the introduction of a war profiteer entity similar to Anaheim Electronics in the Universal Century, to seeing the Titus Equipment mass produced; from seeing Flit … Continue reading

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The Greatest Time To Be a Gundam Fan

I am not wrong about this. Sure, I missed the first Newtype flashes of 1979, the Encounters in Space back when the Original Movie Trilogy aired. I even missed the greatest TV anime in the franchise: Mobile Suit Z Gundam. … Continue reading

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BRIGHTSLAPS are SOOO Over: Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 21

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 20] This episode, our Asemu goes full emo, as much as a kiddy show would allow (no, I don’t watch SasukeNaruto). What makes this delightful, yes, delightful, is a number of reasons that I’ll get to … Continue reading

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Time Skip to Graduation: Gundam AGE 18 Mercifully Graduates From High School Hell

[Mobile Suit Gundam AGE 17] Despite the presence of a mobile suit battle, last week’s episode portended a massive slowdown in pacing for this show. I feared it would be a weekly dose of Zeheart’s erstatz Cyclops Team failing at … Continue reading

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