“Gun-pla,” short for Gundam plastic models from the television animation series ”Mobile Suit Gundam,” were a huge success in supporting the popularity of Anime to a whole generation, called the “Gun-pla” generation.
”Mobile Suit Gundam,” a wildly popular television Sci-fi Anime series aired from 1979, rivaled only by Space Battleship Yamato. The pioneer in robots being used as mobile suit weapons.
Japanese mechanical designer, famous for his work in Anime, game and toy design. Contributed to numerous “Gundam” series, including “Mobile Suit Gundam UC,” now in production. His designs reminiscent of industrial products add reality to unreal worlds.
Imaginary weapon appearing in “Mobile Suit Gundam” and “Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ.” Enhanced mobility, based on the Principality of Zeon’s amphibious MS-GOGG.
The Principality of Zeon is an imaginary nation depicted in “Mobile Suit Gundam” as the enemy state of the Union A.F. (Union Allied Forces, protectors of Earth.)