Interview with Gundam Twilight AXIS Staff — Part 2

Read part one of the interview with director Kim Se Jun, chief mechanical director Abe Shingo, and producer Taniguchi Osamu here! — Can you tell us the whole planning process from start to finish? Taniguchi (Osamu): The reason we were able to make it this far is mainly thanks to all the connections we had. This all … Continue reading Interview with Gundam Twilight AXIS Staff — Part 2

Fukui Harutoshi: From Unicorn To Moon Moon

  Fukui Harutoshi, well known for his work on Gundam Unicorn, has released a new manga this month. I'm usually not one to read manga, but the subject matter revolved around the much contested Moon Moon colony of Gundam ZZ infamy. Whether you consider Moon Moon as a ridiculous hurdle to reach the good story … Continue reading Fukui Harutoshi: From Unicorn To Moon Moon

Interview With The Gundam Twilight Axis Staff — Part 1

Since the final episode of Twilight Axis has been released, I present an interview conducted by Gundam Fan Club with director Kim Se Jun, chief mechanical director Abe Shingo, and producer Taniguchi Osamu from the main staff of Twilight Axis from August 9th (no final episode spoilers!) On another note, the final question for the … Continue reading Interview With The Gundam Twilight Axis Staff — Part 1

A Brief Word With Gundam Twilight AXIS Producer Taniguchi Osamu

The original interview can be found at the special section of the Twilight Axis official site. Q1: What is one point you want everyone to notice? Taniguchi: Working off of Ark Performance’s story, Kim Se Jun and Abe Shingo put their best effort into the character and mechanical designs for this animated version. Those two … Continue reading A Brief Word With Gundam Twilight AXIS Producer Taniguchi Osamu

Newtype May 2017, Gundam Thunderbolt’s Producer Ogata Naohiro: The New Battlefield, Earth

To Io and Daryl’s new stage — The 2nd season of Gundam Thunderbolt has already started. Ogata: This was the plan from the start. We wanted to let the fans soak in the 1st season and then start up with the 2nd not long after. The staff already had the know-how and workflow established, so … Continue reading Newtype May 2017, Gundam Thunderbolt’s Producer Ogata Naohiro: The New Battlefield, Earth

Animage June 1994, Interview with G Gundam’s director Imagawa Yasuhiro

First Build Fighters, then Gundam Wing, and now Mobile Fighters G Gundam has been added to the Crunchyroll anime catalog. This brings the Gundam lineup to a total of six shows (aforementioned 3 as well as IBO, Unicorn TV, and 00) and hopefully, they continue the announcements. Until then, I've translated an interview from the … Continue reading Animage June 1994, Interview with G Gundam’s director Imagawa Yasuhiro