Toonami recalls the days when anime aired on cable in the afternoon and the world loved Duo Maxwell with a Gundam Wing-tribute promo for Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans, which launches on the block June 4th at 12:30am. Check it out after thejump.
The import version of the Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt anime—based on the manga by Yasuo Ohtagaki—is set to arrive with Japanese and English audio on July 2. Ahead of the release the Gundam Global Portal Facebook page shared some new videos highlighting the main English dub cast, including a message from Johnny Yong Bosch, who plays Daryl Lorenz. Hit the jump for more.
A main visual featuring Char Aznable and Lalah Sune for the upcoming fourth chapter of the Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin anime series, titled "Unmei no Zenya (Fateful Eve)," is now officially online for a fall 2016 release. Check more information after the jump.
In the end of the first day screening of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin III Akatsuki no Houki (Dawn of Rebellion) on May 21, in addition to the trailer for the next and final fourth chapter "Unmei no Zenya (Fateful Eve), a teaser for the upcoming "Battle of Loum" arc was also reportedly revealed. Hit the jump for more information.
If you're looking for some unique ways to celebrate Pokémon's 20th anniversary, how about mixing the catch 'em all franchise with Mobile Suit Gundam? That's exactly what one fan did, and you can see the process involved in making Gundam models themed after Charizard, Blastoise, and Venusaur over at their image gallery. Hit the jump for more.
It was officially announced at the ongoing 55th Shizuoka Hobby Show that a newly-produced footage of Sunrise's 2014-2015 TV anime Gundam Build Fighters Try is scheduled to be aired on Japanese TV this August. Hit the jump for more details.
TV networks have been preparing their "upfronts," in which programming is previewed to prospective advertisers and other industry watchers. The Turner Upfront 2016 is slated for New York on May 18th, and ahead of the show, a press release has detailed what's ahead for Adult Swim and Toonami, and listed in the new acquisitions is Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans.