Global distribution plans have been made for Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin, which Anime Consortium Japan announced for paid streaming and premium Blu-ray. The OVA series will be available via anime streaming platform Daisuki starting on February 28, and will be presented in both the Japanese language and an English dub.
Subtitles for Gundam The Origin include English, French, Korean, Traditional Chinese (Taiwan), Traditional Chinese (Hong Kong), and Simplified Chinese. The series will be available worldwide (except Japan and China), with further details about the premium service to be announced on the website.
As for the physical release, the Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin Volume 1 Blu-ray Disc Collector's Edition is now up for pre-order, with the limited set scheduled for April 24. Priced at $94.99, the set features Japanese and English audio with subtitles in various languages, but it looks like the extras are just in Japanese.
• Original box (32.8cm*32.8cm)
• The picture continuity collection and sourcebook
• Manual with a comic name (32pages)
• Yasuhiko Yoshikazu illustrated sleeve
• Staff and cast audio commentary
• Booklet (12pages)
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