Tag Archives: Gundam 00


If you’re not cheating, you’re not trying hard enough. Pursuant to that, is Gundam 00‘s shot across the bow of Murphy’s Law: if the most unexpected event can occur that can bail you out, it will. Bonus points are had if it’s statistically independent. For example, if you cry so hard that you get your […]

After the roflstomp

Before getting started, JAXA’s Space Solar Power System reminds me more of SimCity 2000’s Microwave Power Station’s than some War To End All Wars But Won’t. After all, the ensuing widespread fire is infinitely more compelling than watching cannon fodder being mowed down like it’s another day at the office. This isn’t strictly about Gundam […]

Olive branches cradling the world

Wasn’t it supposed to represent all that’s good on this planet? As opposed to a dysfunctional bunch of peacemakers (how’s that war on war going?), or some conspiracy device that showed up 17 episodes too late. The future is bright! In related news, I have no idea how or why, but the red planet got […]

If Kato had a brother…

He would be Hong Long. Yes, I’m watching Gundam 00. Yes, the fights are ridiculous. Yes, the world building is laughably bad. No, I don’t like being preached to. Yes, the exploitation is well done. Yes, that’s about the only thing that is. That is all. (No idea what I’m talking about?)