Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Anime Receives Spin-off Mobile Game

Sunrise and Bandai Namco Entertainment recently opened an official website for the upcoming Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans (Kidō Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans) project, which was teased earlier last year. The website revealed that the new project will be a new smartphone app, which will be titled, “Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans: Urðr-Hunt (Kidō Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans: Urðr-Hunt).”    The staff from the original anime series will be returning to work on this project. The spinoff is set in the year P.D. 323, which coincides with the timeline set in the original anime series.…

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Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Sky Manga Ending in January

The recent issue of the Gundam Ace magazine has announced that Mobile Suit Gundam Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Sky (Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Astray: Tenkū no Princess) manga will be ending in the upcoming issue, which will be released on January 26, 2019. For those who are not aware, the Mobile Suit Gundam Gundam Seed Astray: Princess of the Skyis the 11th manga project based on the Gundam Seed Astray series. The manga first launched in August 2015 and the recent compiled volume was released in Japan on September 26.  The manga features the story…

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Mobile Suit Gundam 40th Anniversary Project Details Announced

Earlier this morning Sunrise held a special Mobile Suit Gundam 40th Anniversary presentation which revealed new details about the 40th Anniversary project, and international fans were able to see the live stream via Gundam.info. Now, while the stream did not feature any subtitles, Gundam.info provided details about the project on their official website. In addition, Hero Club last night held a corresponding live reaction stream for the event on the site’s official Twitch channel. The 40th Anniversary project will start in 2019 and will continue through 2020, those who are interested in viewing the…

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A “Golden” Collaboration Between Godzilla: The Planet Eater & Gundam NT

Polygon Picture’s official website for the Godzilla anime trilogy revealed a special collaboration art today; this collaboration is a crossover between third film, Godzilla: The Planet Eater and Sunrise’s newest installment in the Gundam franchise, Mobile Suit Gundam NT (Narrative). 【ゴジラ(GODZILLA)×ガンダム(GUNDAM)】世界に誇る“2つのG”が夢の共演❗️ギドラとユニコーンガンダム3号機 フェネクス、共に金色に輝く重要なファクターが映画に登場し、両作品が同月公開すること記念して『機動戦士ガンダムNT』とのコラボが実現‼️https://t.co/0jU1QzlbiY#アニゴジ #ガンダムNT pic.twitter.com/PO7OqaZvaY — 映画『GODZILLA 星を喰う者』 (@GODZILLA_ANIME) October 8, 2018 Both films are set to release in Japanese theaters next month, November, and feature a “golden” element to their plots. Godzilla: The Planet Eater features the King of the Monsters facing off again with his longtime rival, King Ghidorah.…

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Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray Announced

Nozomi Entertainment has updated their official Twitter page with the announcement for the Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray boxset. The set will be released exclusively via Rightstuf on December 4 priced at $239.99 and is currently listed at a limited discount of $143.99.  Get fired up for the G-Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-ray this December!All 49 episodes with a glorious new film transfer and a ton of extras!Get it here! https://t.co/glR5D4VqSR pic.twitter.com/dKQUhyO92K — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) August 11, 2018 Rightstuf provided a description for the series. Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition contains episodes 1-49 of the anime…

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Tamashii Nations 2018 Exclusives Revealed

Bandai Tamashii has updated the official Tamashii Nations website with the reveal of some of the exclusives that will be released at Tamashii Nations 2018. Keep in mind while these items will be sold at the event, most if not all the items should be available as standard Tamashii Webshop exclusives in the future. The exclusives include: Strike Freedom Gundam TAMASHII NATION 2018 Limited color: 27,000 Yen Robot Damashii MS-06 Mass production type Zaku ver. ANIME ~ First touch 2500 ~: 2,500 Yen S.H.Figuarts Shinkocchou Seihou Kamen Rider 1 (Sakurajima Ver.):  6,480 Yen Robot Damashii RX-78-2 Gundam & G Fighter ver. A.N.I.M.E.…

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HGBC 1/144 Diver Ace Unit/ Gundam 00 Diver Ace Review

As Gundam Build Divers debuted on TV in Japan, Bandai Hobby released the High Grade Build Divers 000 Gundam 00 Diver model kit at a very reasonable 1000 yen. That kit however was lacking in the accessory and detail department. Now, while it is a great introduction to Gunpla, it was very limited in its display options. Then along came the Diver Ace Unit to save the day. Included in the set is not only the Ace Unit backpack and the Diver Swords, but parts to upgrade the overall look of the Gundam 00 Diver; the parts allow…

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HGUC 1/144 Gundam Ground Type (Revive Ver) Review

Breaking out of the classic 90s OVA series, Mobile Suit Gundam the 08th MS Team, the RX-97 [G] Gundam Ground Type are the primary forces of the titular 08th MS Team. Several of these units were used in ground based combat during the end of the One Year War. This Mobile Suit was developed from research done on the RX-78-2 Gundam but does not have flight capabilities of any kind or a core fighter. The HGUC 210 release of the Gundam Ground Type is an updated 1/144th scale model kit…

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Nozomi & RightStufAnime Announce New Gundam Ultra Edition Blu-Ray Sets

Today, during their 2018 Anime Expo panel, RightStufAnime and Nozomi Entertainment announced two new Mobile Suit Gundam Ultra Editions for release in 2018 and 2019. Pricing, dates, and pre-order information is still forthcoming, but for now we have the basic announcement information.   Mobile Fighter G Gundam Ultra Edition We're working hard on making G-Gundam the best Ultra Edition Set yet! Coming Holiday 2018! #AnimeExpo2018 pic.twitter.com/szRdQwnadr — Nozomi Entertainment (@NozomiEnt) July 7, 2018 The long anticipated North American Blu-Ray release of Mobile Fighter G Gundam is nearly upon us. Nozomi announced this title…

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Review: Haropla 01 – Haro (Basic Green)

The famed mascot of the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise, Haro finally joins the Gundam model kit line-up. Kicking off the Haropla line, today we are looking at the Basic Green Haro which first appeared in the original Mobile Suit Gundam TV series. The Haropla line contains multiple colors of Haros such as the Shooting Orange version based on Gundam 00 and the MomoHaro from Gundam Build Divers. The Haropla line will most likely become as expansive as the Pettitgguy line that preceded it. The Haropla kits retail for 540 yen…

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