Kidô senshi Gundam: Dai 08 MS shôtai (1996– )

TV Series  |   |  Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
7.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.7/10 from 732 users  
Reviews: 10 user | 2 critic

During the One Year War of UC 0079, A young Earth Federation Lieutenant named Shiro Amada is sent to Earth to lead a squadron of Gundam mobile suits in Southeast Asia to fight the Duchy of ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

Editors' Spotlight

What to Watch: "Mad Men"

In the latest installment of "What to Watch", IMDb's TV Editor Melanie McFarland chats with "Mad Men" stars Jon Hamm, January Jones, John Slattery, and series creator Matthew Weiner about the drama's extraordinary legacy, as AMC prepares to air its final seven episodes.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 20 Jan 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 27 Jun 2012
 
a list of 125 titles
created 14 Aug 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 30 Nov 2013
 
a list of 34 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Kidô senshi Gundam: Dai 08 MS shôtai (1996– )

Kidô senshi Gundam: Dai 08 MS shôtai (1996– ) on IMDb 7.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Kidô senshi Gundam: Dai 08 MS shôtai.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1999   1998   1997   1996  

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Shin kidô senki Gundam W (TV Series 1995)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Hikaru Midorikawa, Toshihiko Seki, Shigeru Nakahara
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

After managing to survive attacks by Zeon's Char Aznable and Garma Zabi, the crew of Federation warship White Base and its mobile suits battle Zeon forces (Ramba Ral, Ma Kube, Tri-Stars, ... See full summary »

Directors: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, Yoshiyuki Tomino
Stars: Tôru Furuya, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

After the One Year War, Peace was signed between Zeon and the Earth Federation. Three years later, however, some remaining forces of Zeon who never gave up steal the new Federation mobile ... See full summary »

Stars: Ryô Horikawa, Rei Sakuma, Dorothy Elias-Fahn
Kidô senshi Gundam ZZ (1986–1987)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Following the decisive battle against the Titans, AEUG's Argama crew (along with a new bunch of kids), has little time to regroup as a new threat looms in the horizon: Haman's Neo Zeon!

Stars: Kazuki Yao, Maya Okamoto, Eriko Hara
Tenchi Muyô! (TV Series 1992)
Animation | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Every man needs a good woman. Tenchi Masaki has six.

Stars: Takeshi Aono, Petrea Burchard, Debi Derryberry
Gundam 0080: A War in the Pocket (TV Mini-Series 1989)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In a space colony, a young boy discovers a cadre of terrorists and innocently decides to help them.

Stars: Daisuke Namikawa, Kôji Tsujitani, Megumi Hayashibara
The Record of the Lodoss War (TV Series 1990)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A group of medieval adventurers must participate in a war against dark forces in the land of Lodoss.

Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Yumi Tôma, Ichirô Nagai
Escaflowne (TV Series 1996)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Hitomi is a girl with psychic abilities who gets transported to the magical world of Gaea. She and her friends find themselves under attack from the evil Zaibach empire, and the Guymelf ... See full summary »

Stars: Maaya Sakamoto, Tomokazu Seki, Shin'ichirô Miki
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In the next century, a reconfiguring ship (think "Transformer" with a pilot) called Macross carries fifty thousand refugees within its hold as it returns to Earth pursued by giant humanoid ... See full summary »

Directors: Noboru Ishiguro, Shôji Kawamori
Stars: Arihiro Hase, Mari Iijima, Mika Doi
Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (TV Series 1985)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

After the One Year War and subsequent wars with the last renmants of the Duchy of Zeon, the Earth Federation formed a special military force to prevent space colonies from revolting against... See full summary »

Stars: Nobuo Tobita, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki
Animation | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After the One Year War, peace was signed between Zeon and the Earth Federation. Three years later, however, some remaining forces of Zeon who never gave up steal the new Federation mobile ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Imanishi
Stars: Yôsuke Akimoto, Shin Aomori, Kae Araki
Mobile Suit Gundam AGE (TV Series 2011)
Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A colonized space had finally achieved peace, until a mysterious enemy, the UE, enters the scene and attacks colonies and other targets. Our main protagonist is from a destroyed colony, ... See full summary »

Stars: Seth Leslie, Naoki Bando, Aya Endo
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Steve Staley ...
 Shiro Amada (11 episodes, 1996-1999)
Kikuko Inoue ...
 Aina Sahalin (11 episodes, 1996-1999)
Emilie de Azevedo Brown ...
 Aina Sahalin (English version) (11 episodes, 1996-1999)
Nobuyuki Hiyama ...
 Shiro Amada (11 episodes, 1996-1999)
Bob Buchholz ...
 Fed Soldier / ... (3 episodes, 1996-1997)
Doug Stone ...
 Additional Voices (3 episodes, 1996)
Edit

Storyline

During the One Year War of UC 0079, A young Earth Federation Lieutenant named Shiro Amada is sent to Earth to lead a squadron of Gundam mobile suits in Southeast Asia to fight the Duchy of Zeon's forces. Along the way, he and his rag-tag 08th Mobile Suit Team discover that Zeon has been testing a new secret weapon capable enough to destroy the Federation's headquarters in South America and possibly give the Zeons an edge in the war. Shiro unknowingly meets the pilot of the Zeon secret weapon, Aina Sahalin. Together they discover that both sides fighting the war are not any better or any worse than the other. Written by fml_lopez

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

mecha | robot | anime | giant robot | sequel | See All (5) »


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

23 July 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(13 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The Region 1 USA/Canada DVD Complete Collection from Bandai Entertainment is available in both a regular DVD cover and a holographic DVD cover. See more »


Soundtracks

Arashi no Naka de Kagayaite
(Shine in the Storm)
Opening theme
Performed by Chihiro Yonekura
Music by Maoto Yumeno
Lyrics by Natsumi Watanabe
Arrangement by Takeo Miratsu
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Gundam-Platoon style
27 December 2000 | by (Keene NH USA) – See all my reviews

Unlike most other Gundam series, which take up their majority of their time in space, 08th MS team is 95% ground-based. This thrilling, well-animated OAV series focuses on the 08th MS team, a group of pilots who have limited mass production Gundams for Ground use. Their goal is to search out a Zeon research base holding a powerful mobile armor. However, problems start to emerge when the team leader falls in love with the pilot of the armor. The OAV has some of the best animation in Gundam-there's a lot of movement and detail. The mecha designs by Kunio Ookawara and Hajime Katoki are great-Ookawara gives Gundams and GMs a tank-like feel, while Katoki redesigns classic Zeon mobile suits for the 90's. The story is well-done, with convincing characters and a fully realized love story(Much better than the half-hearted romances in 0083 and Wing) Overall, a great series, I suggest you check it out when it comes to video/DVD next year.


5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Norris Packard keyansmite
A little help please vgamerguy88
Who thinks Aina Sahalin is fit? Musketoon
Soundtrack availability? bustamanted
kids in ep 12? aztecadam
which complete set KillerLeapord

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?