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Kidô senshi Gandamu: Gyakushû no Shâ (1988)

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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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Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack  »

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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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Char Aznable: Lalah Sune was a young woman who may very well have become a mother to me, you took her away her life, so don't you dare judge me!
Amuro Ray: Lalah... Lalah?
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Beyond the Time (Mebiusu no Sora wo Koete)
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The best of the Gundam movies, and the standard by which the Saga should be measured.
28 March 1999 | by (Santa Ana, California) – See all my reviews

Char's Counterattack is a worthy climax for the saga of Mobile Suit Gundam, as started in 1979's television series. A strong story, which logically concludes the storyline started in the original, is paired off with some of the best Mecha designs ever seen on screen and some seriously good performances by the voice actors who have made these characters into careers over the last 20 years.

Unfortunately, the film also contains the single most annoying character ever devised for Gundam, or even any anime. Quess Paraya, the girl you just want to reach out and strangle.


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