Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt

Alt title: Kidou Senshi Gundam: Thunderbolt

Web (4 eps x 18 min)
2015 - 2016
Fall 2015
4.127 out of 5 from 1,039 votes
Rank #900
Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt

During the One Year War of U.C. 0079, the Earth Federation and Principality of Zeon engage in a fierce battle at the "Thunderbolt Sector", a shoal zone in the former Colony Side 4 "Moore". After successfully infiltrating Zeon's sniper field, ace Federation pilot and jazz enthusiast Io Fleming is given control of the latest Gundam prototype.

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legas Oct 7, 2016
Score 8/10

*spoiler free review*  MSG Thunderbolt is as much as someone can expect from a 4 episode anime, whose episodes aren't longer than 15 minutes. Going right from the first 2 minutes, that are full of movement and sets the ground vividly for what's about to come. There's not much of a story to tell, there are two sides in a meaningles war between humans and everything collapses... read more

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gundamboyx Apr 24, 2016
Score 9/10

Unlike traditional gundam series that mostly shy away from death by only showing explosions in the background or limited to certain characters this series showed in my opiionion as close as possible what a war with mobile suits would be like. The fact that this is only 4 episodes long it gets its point accross easily and make you want the origanal UC gundam 0079 to be re-done in the same fashion by going into... read more

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