I could see Sunrise pushing for Hathaway to recoup costs in the way they have with other modern Gundam but unlike those it seems to be caught up in the Netflix deal. Note the import edition is sub only. There's also the fact Sunrise are taking a leisurely pace to this trilogy, whereas Unicorn...
My question didn't get picked specifically but part of it was folded into an ambiguous catch all- 6 Gundam works planned for next year currently. Given SEED Destiny is apparently one of those, that would leave us with 5 from the following:
Gundam The 08th MS Team
I have to imagine 0079 is one of the titles Sunrise are very protective of. They certainly have a history of undercutting its releases outside Japan, even if more recently they personally released a boxset that includes the missing episode.
This is the frustrating thing. Here in the UK we're...
Tempted by Kakeguiri, Silver Spoon and CCS.
Still think there should have been a Gundam title though. I appreciate after the SEED debacle they're likely hanging back on Destiny, but far as I'm aware we've heard little to nothing about it for the UK. Even then, a short title like 0080 feels like...
Checks You're right. Probably forgot because I really wasn't impressed with how rushed it seemed.
Like I get that having to vet the SEED set after the corrections was likely a huge time sink but it feels like promises for the year didn't match up.
So if I have my numbers right, the only Gundam we got this year were the delayed SEED set, F91 and pre orders for the import versions of Hathaway and Reco 3.
Doesn't really feel as much as was promised.