Gundam: Hathaway's Flash 1st Trailer Introduces a Glimpse of Flying Mobile Suit

The trilogy film project will launch next winter


The Gundam franchise's official portal site has posted a 70-second first trailer for the forthcoming

trilogy anime film project based on Yoshiyuki Tomino's Mobile Suit Gundam: Senkou no Hathaway/Hathaway's

Flash novel and announced its main staff, including director Shukou Murase (Gundam Wing character designer).


The clip has been already attached to the currently-showing Mobile Suit Gundam NT since last December. As 

the second part of the "UC NexT 0100" project, the trilogy film project is scheduled to launch next winter.

1,800-yen advance tickets with a clear file are go on sale at the 90 theaters that is showing NT in Japanfrom

today, January 11. 






Main staff:

  • Director: Shukou Murase (Gundam Wing character designer, Witch Hunter ROBIN director) 
  • Screenplay: Yasuyuki Muto (Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn
  • Character design: pablo uchida, Naoyuki Onda, Shigeki Kuhara 
  • Original character design: Haruhiko Mikimoto (Macross series) 
  • Mechanical design: Hajime Katoki, Kimitoshi Yamane, Seiichi Nakatani, Nobuhiko Genma 
  • Original mechanical design: Yasuhiro Moriki 
  • Art director: Gouki Nakamura 
  • Color design: Takako Suzuki 
  • Director of photography: Kentaro Waki 
  • CG director: Takayuki Masuo, Tomohiro Fujie 
  • Editor: Daisuke Imai 
  • Sound director: Hiroshi Kasamatsu 
  • Recording director: Eriko Kimura 
  • Music: Hiroyuki Sawano (Mobile Suit Gundam UC, Attack on Titan



Senkou no Hathaway/Hathaway's Flash was written by Tomino, one of the original creators of the first Mobile

Suit Gundam TV series who served as director, as a sequel to his 1988 novel Mobile Suit Gundam Char's

Counterattack - Beltorchika Children (based on his rejected first draft for the 1988 film Mobile Suit Gundam

Char's Counterattack), and published for three volumes from Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko from 1989 to 1990.


The story is set twelve years after The Second Neo Zeon War led by Char Aznable, and focuses on Bright Noa's

son Hathaway, who secretly acts as "Mufti Nabiyu Erin", the leader of a terrorist organization called "Mufti"

whose purpose is to assassinate The Earth Federation's leaders.



1st and 3rd volumes' original covers (illustrations by Haruhiko Mikimoto)



Source:, "Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway's Flash" anime teaser site 


(c) Sotsu, Sunrise


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