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Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack (1988)

Kidô senshi Gandamu: Gyakushû no Shâ (original title)
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Amuro Ray and Char Aznable settle their rivalry once and for all during the Second Neo Zeon War.

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Amuro and Char, two best mobile suit (robotic weapons) pilots who fought together against Titans after the Jion's independency war, must face each other in a fateful duel where the Neo-Jion, led by Char, attempts to drop a gigantic meteor and its nuclear weapons to Earth in order to cause Nuclear Winter to wipe out the Earth inhabitants. Written by Tzung-I Lin <tzung@hugo.att.com>

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Witness the greatest rivalry in Gundam history.


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The bright, multicolored Hi-zack Mobile Suit that makes its appearance inside the colony is called a 'Hobby Hi-Zack' This is a civilian use version of the rms-106 hi-zack used by the earth federation and titans during the zz gundam series the neo zeon faction also operated ones acquired during there alliance with the titans and after capturing eff bases. the one seen in cca was sold after being stripped of combat equipment and programming and sold to the public. essentially it was a surplus sale unit that hobbyists can modify and operate. See more »

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Amuro Ray: [Axis falling towards Earth] Gundam will have no problem pushing back that worthless piece of rock.
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Beyond the Time (Mebiusu no Sora wo Koete)
(Beyond the Time --Beyond the Möbius Universe--)
Performed by TM NETWORK
Music and arrangement by Tetsuya Komuro
Lyrics by Mitsuko Komuro
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An Excellent Finally
14 June 2000 | by (Z'Ha'Dum) – See all my reviews

The Finally showdown between Amuro and Char in the only way it could be. This movie is for the real Gundam fans, although there are those that may be able to appreciate this movie too. And when you put this movie into the Gundam time line those mobile suits are the state of the art of mobile suits. I really don't know why the ones in Gundam Wing aren't using the 360 degree view cockpits seem like a step down to me.

The characters and the story was all Gundam. Char and his master plan for human improvement, and Amuro who still believed in the good within man. The story however didn't really need Quess, other than to show of the influence Char could hold on some people I suppose.


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