Mobile Suit Gundam

Japan's Animation DVD Ranking, November 13-19

The "Nana Mizuki Live Zipang x Izumo Taisha Gohono Kōen ~Gekka no Utage~" live event sold 2,889 copies to rank #5 on the overall DVD chart.<p>The …

Animation

Let Gundam Give You a Good Night's Rest with Zaku Eye Masks

With the final episode of the Loum Arc of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin looming on the horizon, Bandai's shopping site "Bankore!" is offering …

Anime

Toonami to Air Black Clover Anime Starting December 2

News<p>posted on <b>2017-11-17</b> 17:02 EST<p>Toonami block adds 1 half hour to programming<p>The official Facebook page for Adult Swim's Toonami block announced on …

Anime

Check out these great Gundam x Pokemon mashups

If I combine a Pokemon and a mech, does that make a Digimon?<p>There are many things in life we all love. Among these things are <i>Pokémon</i> and giant …

Anime

The Best Statues of Tokyo

Tokyo is a winding labyrinth of bright lights and busy streets. For newbies, the whole experience can be overwhelming – especially in those areas …

Japan

Gundam Versus Mudrock and AGE-2 DLC Announced

Gundam Versus Adds AGE-2 and Mudrock as DLC in December<p>November 16, 2017Written by Kite Stenbuck<p>Bandai Namco keeps on adding more DLC mobile suits to</i> …

Anime

Gundam Creator Yoshiyuki Tomino Attends Sphere's Final Tour Until 2019

The voice actress group Sphere held their final concert until 2019 on Sunday. Mobile Suit Gundam principal creator Yoshiyuki Tomino was in attendance …

Anime

Apocalypse now: 7 anime titles to prepare you for our inevitable dystopian future

Psycho-Pass<p><i>Psycho-Pass</i> depicts a future where, like <i>Minority Report</i>, criminal behavior can be predicted and stopped before the crime happens. Every …

Anime

Mobile Suit Gundam UC is finally getting a new Blu-ray release

Is this a dream?<p>For a second, I felt like I was trapped in a state between a dream and a nightmare. I guess this was due to Right Stuf revealing some …

Anime

Pilot Lucina – Gundam “Zabi” Model

Sieg Zeon! Sieg Zeon!<p>If you’ve been following along for a while, or followed me on Twitter you know my two favorite hobbies are Anime and Fountain …

Anime

Large Scale Anime Fan Convention Comes to NYC’s Jacob Javits Center Next Weekend

Attention otaku’s of New York City! If you happened to miss out on securing yourself New York Comic Con this year, do not fret. Because this …

Anime

Right Stuf Details Home Video Releases of Gundam AGE, Gundam UC, Gundam 00 Anime

Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment announced at their panel at Anime Nebraskon on Saturday that they will release the <i>Mobile Suit Gundam UC</i>, <i>Mobile</i> …

Anime

A Zeonic Front mobile suit and three others are coming to Gundam Versus

Out of left field again!<p>Bandai Namco Japan has announced that four more mobile suits will be coming to <i>Gundam Versus</i> as DLC during the month of …

Anime

You Can Now Watch The Anime Classic 'Space Runaway Ideon' Online

Courtesy of those nice people at Hidive, you can now stream episodes of the anime classic <i>Space Runaway Ideon</i>.<p><i>Ideon</i> was a fascinating and very different anime, directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino it followed on from his success with <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i>.<p>However, while <i>Gundam</i> started the real robot boom, <i>Ideon</i> …

Anime

DVD Round-Up: 'Atomic Blonde,' 'Preacher,' 'Doctor Who,' 'Wind River,' New 'Gundam'

This week’s home entertainment offerings include one of 2017’s most interesting comic book adaptations, the second season of the wildly bizarre</i> …

Anime

'Zeta Gundam' Movie Trilogy Blu-Ray Review: An Interesting But Jarring Mix Of Old And New

Back in 2005, Sunrise thought it worth rebooting <i>Zeta Gundam</i> with a condensed movie trilogy. Boasting a new ending, it tried to bring more people into the setting of <i>Zeta Gundam</i> but did so with mixed results.<p>While the original <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i> didn’t really get into its narrative stride until it was …

Anime

Here’s Why Streetwear Culture Is Obsessed With Anime

In case you’re living under a rock, the artist behind the famous manga <i>Akira</i> will soon get the Supreme treatment. Artist Katsuhiro Otomo teamed up …

Anime

'Gundam Thunderbolt: December Sky' Blu-Ray Review: You Must Acquire A Taste For Free Form Jazz

One of the more interesting spin-offs from the original <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i> in recent years is that of <i>Gundam Thunderbolt</i>. Initially released as a manga, it was subsequently adapted into an anime and it’s this that <i>December Sky</i> collates into one fantastic and visually sumptuous movie.<p>While <i>Gundam</i> …

Anime

Satellite System, Evangelion Navigate Fans to Nearest Curry Restaurant

Fans have been speculating since September about how a curry chain, anime, and GPS satellites could join forces for a collaboration. They got their …

Anime

What we're watching: 'Raw' and 'Feast of Fiction'

Welcome back to Video IRL, where several of our editors talk about what they've been watching in their spare time. This month we're kicking things off with some seasonally-appropriate horror fare, that you can catch right away on Netflix or Amazon Prime. Then it's time for a <i>Gundam</i> throwback before …

Anime

Watch the Trailers of Gundam Versus DLC Alvaaron and Buster Gundam

Bandai Namco has today released two new DLC playable mobile suits for <i>Gundam Versus</i>, which are Alvaaron from <i>Mobile Suit Gundam 00</i>, and Buster Gundam …

Anime

'Aldnoah.Zero' Blu-Ray Review: An Engaging Modern Mecha Anime With Clear Ties Back To The Classics

In the last few years, Gen Urobuchi has risen to prominence as one of the premier story and world builders in Japan. Following on from his success with <i>Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet</i>, he penned something darker and altogether more technical, that of <i>Aldnoah.Zero</i>.<p>The premise of <i>Aldnoah.Zero</i> is one …

Anime

Anime hero joins Japan's antibiotics resistance campaign

<b>Japan's health ministry has enlisted characters from cult anime series Mobile Suit Gundam in its campaign against the overuse of antibiotics.</b><p>The new campaign twists Gundam hero Amuro Ray's catchphrase "Amuro ikimasu!" ("Amuro launching!") into "AMR taisaku ikimasu!" ("AMR countermeasures are …

Anime

Anime hero joins Japan's antibiotics resistance campaign

...as found by BBC Monitoring<p><b>Japan's health ministry has enlisted characters from cult anime series Mobile Suit Gundam in its campaign against the overuse of antibiotics.</b><p>The new campaign twists Gundam hero Amuro Ray's catchphrase "Amuro ikimasu!" ("Amuro launching!") into "AMR taisaku ikimasu!" …

Anime

A High-Grade Mashup

Gundam Versus is a fairly insular licensed game, but its thrills are universal. Though it drops players into the thick of Gundam’s myriad anime …

Anime

Gundam's Haro Mascot Debuts in Real Life as Talking Robot

The day when fans can talk with Gundam's Haro mascot in real-life has come. The Guncierge Haro communication robot with artificial intelligence is …

Anime

Japanese Comic Ranking, September 25-October 1

Rank<p>Title<p>Est.<br>Weekly<br>Copies<p>Est.<br>Total<br>Copies<p>Release Date<p>Publisher<p>Author<p>Highest<br>Rank<p>Weeks<br>on …

Manga

Gundam Haro AI-powered talking robot can be yours next year

There is no shortage of consumer-oriented robots these days, whether for entertainment, security, or even health. They come in all shapes and sizes, …

Anime

CEATEC 2017 Day 1: AI robots, drones, and cloud computing are conquering Japan, while VR is still alive

CEATEC, the Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies, is the most important Japanese fair of technology and innovation each year (still quite …

Philip K. Dick

Real-Life 'Gundam' and Furball Pets: CEATEC 2017’s Coolest Robots

By on<p>Filed Under Innovation & Engineering<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Japan’s largest consumer electronics show, CEATEC 2017, is in full swing, …

Robots