Decades ago, the moon was colonized and turned into a mining colony whose profits benefited Earth and its people. A generation has passed and the workers are now treated as slaves -- forced to work in the mines under the rule of earth-born men, with many of the young people having never been to the land of their heritage. The time has come, however, for a rebellion to take place: to command Earth to hear their pleas; and afterwards, the moon and Dallos, the moon's god-like structure who silently sleeps and protects its inhabitants, will never be the same...
Oh dear me... where to begin. As the description states, men have been working on the moon for a few generations, and have been reduced to slaves, essentially. Their only hope is a large and mysterious structure named Dallos, which is worshipped as a god, by some. The question of "why" is never really explained, nor are we ever privy to the reasons why this structure is somewhat sentient as well... read more
Dallos became obsolete when the Gundam series came out. Both have a similar scenario. But Gundam has 30 years of merchandise and a zillion sequels and spin-offs on its reservoir, while Dallos was left with just 4 episodes. Keep reading with the premise that it’s a small and unimportant cousin to Gundam. (This review can extend to Dallos Special, which is simply the summary of Dallos)
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