If you’re here, you may be asking: “What’s all the hype about this anime?” It’s not exactly action-packed like Attack on Titan, or over-the-top with political caricature as in Hetalia. It isn’t a brilliant cat-and-mouse supernatural thriller like Death Note. So what exactly has people talking about a slice-of-life fantasy anime where people get turned into animals?
Assuming you’ve seen season one already, (and if you haven’t-- you should watch it like, yesterday,) then you should be fam
Mobile Suit Gundam is quite possibly the single most influential mecha anime of all time, which may not sound like a lot but when you have series like Evangelion and Gurren Lagann in the mix it’s an impressive feat.
Firstly some context, before Mobile Suit Gundam, or Gundam 0079 as I will refer to it from this point on, there were few if any mecha shows that incorporated the series’ giant robots in a grounded and realistic way. Shows before Gundam 0079 typically featured giant flashy mec