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First Impression: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (E0 Prologue)

The mobile suit Lrfith employs the GUND FORMAT, an advanced of system that connects pilots intimately to their MS units such that the duos operate more closely as…

Beneath the Tangles

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Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury – 00 [First Look]

This served up a good origin story for our new Gundam protagonist. Ericht just got dropped into a nightmare and she couldn’t even really process it. Poor kid…

Anime Evo

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Fall 2022 Anime – Preseason Thoughts

眠れるアニメブロガーの血が、騒ぎ出すッ! (金子風 I wanted to talk about what I’m planning on watching next season, but I had a bit too much to say about a few shows for it…

墓碑銘の楽しき混乱 A Fun Derangement of Epitaphs

Cucuruz Doan’s Island

By Andrew Osmond. The film Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island goes all the way back to the start of the Gundam franchise. Gundam is like Star Trek;…

All the Anime

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OG’s Fall 2022 Anime Picks

It’s that time again to announce the shows I’ll watch and most likely cover. As always the list is subject to change depending on my mood. Picks based…

The Yuri Empire

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Box Art Extravaganza: September 2022 (Updated)

It’s less than one month before Mobile Suit Gundam the Witch from Mercury drops so it’s no surprise which kit is getting an early packaging preview. We already…

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Goats From a Small Island – Some Thoughts on Cucuruz Doan’s Island (that aren’t about its production history)

There is not much to say about the peculiar production history of Cucuruz Doan’s Island – the “missing episode” of Mobile Suit Gundam – that has not already…

Ideas Without End

Fall 2022 Preview

Ahh autumn, truly the season of change. As hot snaps and long summer days give way to changing leaves, colder weather, and the always ubiquitous combo of Uggs…

Random Curiosity

Fall 2022 Preview (Patreon Early Release!)

Ahh autumn, truly the season of change - and for Random Curiosity especially! As promised earlier this fall is our first early access preview for our new Patreon…

Random Curiosity

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MSG:WFM Prologue or The Most Gundam Birthday Possible

Yeah, I thought it was necessary to write a small thing about the coming gundam series. Especially since we got a episode length prologue to the background of…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Box Art Extravaganza: September 2022 (Updated)

It’s less than one month before Mobile Suit Gundam the Witch from Mercury drops so it’s no surprise which kit is getting an early packaging preview. We already…

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Box Art Extravaganza: September 2022 (Initial)

It’s less than one month before Mobile Suit Gundam the Witch from Mercury drops so it’s no surprise which kit is getting an early packaging preview. We already…

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Fall 2022 Season Guide (Updating)

New Season, new shows, new seasons of old shows, new seasons of very old shows, etc. Here’s what we’ll be initially taking a look at. LAST UPDATED 5 Sept…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

411 – Dorohedoro part 5

On this episode Morgana finally reads the long awaited 5th omnibus of The Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service, Darfox checks out Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury, and…

Manga Machinations

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Gunpla Pre-orders and New Releases for July-August 2022

In July, Western Gundam fans got their first glimpse of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury at San Diego Comic-Con with a screening of the show’s Episode…

Gunpla 101

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Gunpla Pre-orders and New Releases for July-August 2022

In July, Western Gundam fans got their first glimpse of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury at San Diego Comic-Con with a screening of the show’s Episode…

Gunpla 101

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New Four-Eyed Red Gundams: “Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Re:(in)novation” THE STAGE

Nope, they’re not just the same Gundams in some Trans-AM shenanigan. Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Re:(in)novation THE STAGE is coming to Blu-ray and DVD home video and to…

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Eri is Just Adorable! My Thoughts on “Mobile Suit Gundam the WITCH from MERCURY – PROLOGUE”

Yesterday was the Gundam Next Future -Link The Universe- event where the intent was to link all four life-sized Gundam statues as part of the premiere of Mobile…

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Is Project Pale Rider Complete? HGUC Red Rider Revealed

If you’re keeping track with the Premium Bandai “Project Pale Rider” kits, then you are aware that after the White Rider and Black Rider from Mobile Suit Gundam…

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I Don’t Like Hand Painting, Technically and Literally. Work-in-Progress #0: HG Gundam Barbatos Lupus/ Lupus Rex Dual Build

While I didn’t show this kit during the build completion post for my HG RX-78-02 Gundam [Early Type/Middle Type] double build, I already had these next two kits…

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Hyped More Than it Should: “Red Giant 03rd MS Team” Exclusive High Grades

Back in Shizuoka Hobby Show last May, Bandai Spirits teased a cross-media project between the Mobile Suit Gundam: Bonds of the Battlefield II game, Gundam Ace, and Gunpla…

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That’s Two More Grandaddies Done! Double Build Complete: HG RX-78-02 Gundam [Early Type/Middle Type]

Just as I was able to watch Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island in the last week or so, I also finished the double build of the HG…

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Disaster Report: TENCHI IN TOKYO

AIC produced a lot of hits over the years, but few of them could compare to the success and impact of the 1992 OVA Tenchi Muyo! .  What…

Renaissance Josei

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It’s Like The Episode Itself Got a Redemption Arc: “Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island” (2022) Movie Review

The following may contain spoilers for Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island. Director / Yoshikazu YasuhikoScreenplay / Toshizou NemotoProduction / SunriseRelease Date / June 2022 During the se…

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Sans Weapons and Digits? HG RX-78-02 Gundam Double Build – Work-in-Progress #2

Thanks to a combination of late-night meetings and an irritating case of neck muscle pain within the last week or so, I wasn’t able to make any progress…

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This Witch… Rides a Gundam: “Mobile Suit Gundam THE WITCH FROM MERCURY” Story Details Revealed

In typical Gundam fashion for a production slated to premiere in October, they usually reveal story and character details by June. And here we are as the staff,…

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Birdie Wing - Golf Girls' Story - Episode 10 - 10 Second Anime

Eve wants to play golf with Aoi, but she can't. Eve plays a rival school’s ace at a mini-golf course. Birdie Wing - Golf Girls' Story - Episode…

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

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Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan's Island

Even if the status quo is maintained at the end of the film, Cucuruz Doan still tells a satisfying adventure that fits seamlessly within the larger narrative of…

Anime News Network - Views

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“Cucuruz Doan’s Island” Special: HG RX-78-02 Gundam Double Build – Work-in-Progress #1

Time flies so fast and its now June, which means we are just days away from the most anticipated movie of the year, Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s…

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Mecha Never Dies - A Bandai Namco Story | Anime Studio Spotlight

Install Raid for Free ✅ IOS/ANDROID/PC: https://clcr.me/VcvPtK and get a special starter pack 💥 Available only for the next 30 days #ad Canipa takes a cynical look into the…

The Canipa Effect

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Where Are The Gunpla!? “Gundam U.C. Engage” Mobile Suit Catch Up

It’s been a couple of months since the mobile gacha game Mobile Suit Gundam U.C. Engage went live and since then, several new mobile suits and variants have…

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Where Are The Gunpla!? “Gundam U.C. Engage” Mobile Suit Catch Up

It’s been a couple of months since the mobile gacha game Mobile Suit Gundam U.C. Engage went live and since then, several new mobile suits and variants have…

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Let’s Talk Gunpla and More, But Mostly Gunpla: “Mobile Suit Gundam THE WITCH FROM MERCURY” #水星の魔女 #G_Witch

And with every new Gundam anime of course comes the new Gunpla. Three new mobile suits were revealed earlier today, including the new lead Gundam and a couple…

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This is Quite Refreshing! “Mobile Suit Gundam THE WITCH FROM MERCURY” Heroine & Mobile Suit Reveals #水星の魔女 #G_Witch

It’s been several months since the initial title reveal for the next mainline Gundam series, Mobile Suit Gundam THE WITCH FROM MERCURY. And it seemed a little early…

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Epoch Epoxy: Mobile Suit Gundam Narrative

Every so often, I’ll come across a specific type of retcon in a long-running series that essentially says a certain important character or thing was unseen in the…

OGIUE MANIAX

Review: MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM WING: BATTLEFIELD OF PACIFISTS

There are LOADS of Gundam manga spinoffs to pick from for this month, and that's doubly true for Gundam Wing manga. MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM WING:...

The Manga Test Drive

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The History of Tatsunoko – Conclusion: Tatsunoko diasporas

suo Yoshida’s death from liver cancer on September 5, 1977, is generally understood as a turning point in the history of studio Tatsunoko. Although his sickness was known…

Animétudes

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“Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island” Updates and Obligatory Gunpla

In case you’re forgetting, we are getting a new Gundam movie this year. No, it’s not the next chapter in the Gundam Hathaway trilogy and no, it’s not…

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Mecha March and Mobile Suit Gundam

Amuro, Amuro A couple nights ago, while browsing my Twitter feed, I came across #MechaMarch for the first time. I assume this writing event has been around for…

Anime B&B

EXVS Doing an SRW-OG? Gundam Extreme VS 2 XBoost: Project N-Extreme

For the past couple of weeks, Bandai-Namco Amusement has been teasing “Project N-Extreme”, which is tied to the arcade title Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS 2 XBoost. And…

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Choujikuu Romanesque Samy: Missing 99

Choujikuu Romanesque Samy: MISSING 99 ( Superdimensional Romanesque Samy: MISSING 99 ) is a 1986 sci-fi fantasy that makes no sense along m...

Collectr's Blog

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How Anime Creates Appealing Fanservice | The Canipa Effect

Follow the link to play GetsuFumaDen: Undying Moon now: https://bit.ly/3LQ4Vj3 #ad Canipa discusses the work that goes into great anime fanservice and what separates it from the boring ecchi…

The Canipa Effect

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Power and Truth: Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn

The Universal Century’s fight between the forces of the Earth Federation and the space-dwelling Zeon is both the foundation of Gundam and also, at times, the albatross around…

OGIUE MANIAX

Manga the Week of 2/16/22

SEAN: Valentine’s Day has gone, so what manga did you get? Chocolate manga? Is it food? Can you eat it? Viz Media has the one-shot Came the Mirror…

Manga Bookshelf

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We Got Dates! “The Witch From Mercury” & “Cucuruz Doan’s Island”

We are already well into 2022, and as far as Gundam is concerned there are two key productions to look forward to. And now we can look forward…

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Staff Picks: Our Favorite Anime of 2021

The final entry in our 2021 Staff Picks series ranks not kings, but anime — specifically those that aired in their entirety this year or ended in it. There…

Ani-Gamers

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Top 10 WORST Games of 2021

While everyone else may be out here celebrating the BEST games of the year, I’m sitting here trying to figure out what the worst ones are. As someone…

cublikefoot

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Ep. 43: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Vol. 1

This week the Mangasplaining team Gets Gundam, with Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin Volume 1. Plus a special interview about Gundam with Emma Rios!

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New Teaser Drop! “Mobile Suit Gundam: Cucuruz Doan’s Island”

In what appears to be a holiday gift from the people over at Sunrise, we now have our first, and rather short, look at the 2022 movie Mobile…

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