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Are all Gundam series connected?

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Are all Gundam series connected? Nope, there is no connection between them. It basically means that you can watch each one indepent from the others, you basically won’t miss out in relevant information to the given selection. However they have familiarities.

Is Gundam still popular? As of March 2021, Bandai Namco has sold 714.84 million Gundam plastic model units, including 538.24 million standard Gundam units (since 1980) and 176.6 million SD Gundam units (since 1987). Bandai Namco Arts (including Bandai Visual) has sold 20.92 million Gundam home video units between December 1987 and March 2021.

How many Gundam suits are there? Of the 72 Gundam Frames, only 26 are still intact by the events of the first episode. Where the Gundam Frames are named after demons, the Mobile Armors receive their names from angels, as described by McGillis, “angels that hunt humans”.

Do I need to watch Gundam in order? You do absolutely have to go in chronological order with these four, but we strongly recommend for the original Mobile Suit Gundam series to go the compilation movie route over the original TV cut, as it’ll save you time and is considered canon. We can’t say the same for the Zeta Movies.

Are all Gundam series connected? – Related Questions

 

What is the point of Gundam?

A Gundam is an advanced, high performance mobile suit, often constructed to be much more powerful than the standard production mobile suits. They are generally equipped with the latest experimental technology available at the time of their construction. The definition of a Gundam varies from one timeline to another.

Is the original Gundam worth watching?

Yes. Why: This series paints the realities of war without getting preachy about it. Just six episodes long, this powerful series is worth every minute.

Does Netflix have Gundam?

Whether you’ve never seen a mecha series or consider yourself a mecha-veteran looking to go back to where it all began, there’s never been a better time to enter the world of Gundam. Mobile Suit Gundam is now streaming on Netflix.

Where do I start with Gundam?

The Universal Century is a perfect place to start with Gundam as it holds the most history and lore, providing anyone who wants to become a fan of the franchise with more than enough to sink your teeth into.

What order do I watch Gundam in?

Gundam: Order To Watch All The Anime In The Universal Century Timeline

  • 17/17 Mobile Suit Gundam (TV Series, 1979)
  • 16/17 The Origin (OVA, 2015)
  • 15/17 Advent Of The Red Comet (Anime, 2019)
  • 14/17 The 08th MS Team (OVA, 1996-1999)
  • 13/17 MS IGLOO (OVA Series, 2004-2008)
  • 12/17 0080: War In The Pocket (OVA, 1989)

Can I start with Mobile Suit Gundam 00?

Start with Gundam Wing, then check out the Seed series of Gundam Seed and Gundam Seed Destiny, then move on to the greatest one yet, Gundam 00. Or you could just start with Gundam 00 because it’s just that good. Eventually you’ll have to check out the universal century series.

What Gundam should I watch first?

Start with Gundam Origin (2015) and Mobile Suit Gundam (1979) The main idea to keep in mind with the “Gundam” franchise is that its main canon timeline is called the Universal Century (UC).

What is the strongest Gundam?

1/15 Turn A Gundam Is the Most Powerful Suit Ever Designed. Intended to be a story that was all-encompassing for every Gundam timeline, the Turn A is the most powerful mobile suit ever designed.

Which Gundam is the best?

Gundam: 10 Best Anime Series To Start With

  • 6/10 Mobile Suit Gundam SEED, SEED Destiny (2002, 2004)
  • 5/10 Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (2007)
  • 4/10 Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans (2015)
  • 3/10 Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (1986)
  • 2/10 Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn (2016)
  • 1/10 Mobile Suit Gundam AGE (2011)

Is Gundam Unicorn canon?

The Gundam Unicorn novels, and all that happens within, are not canon. However, once it became a series of animated features, Gundam Unicorn entered into the realm of canon. When it comes to differences between the novels and the movies, changes in the movies now take precedence.

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