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Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Kidou Senshi Gundam II: Ai Senshi Hen, Mobile Suit Gundam Movie 2
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダムⅡ 哀・戦士編

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 11, 1981
Duration: 2 hr. 15 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.631 (scored by 5019 users)
Ranked: #11722
Popularity: #2501
Members: 8,423
Favorites: 5
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Popular Tags

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Synopsis

As the War continues, Amuro and the White Base crew must make their way toward the Earth Federation Headquarters, Jaburo. On their way they meet several new enemies and face off against impossible odds. They fight in Operation Odessa to relieve the Earth from the clutches of the Zeon forces.

Lives are lost, new friendships are made, and discoveries at every corner. Amuro soon learns that he possesses the powers of the mysterious Newtypes.

(Source: Otakufreakmk2)

Related Anime

Full story: Mobile Suit Gundam
Prequel: Mobile Suit Gundam I
Sequel: Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space

Characters & Voice Actors

Ray, Amuro
Ray, Amuro
Main
Furuya, Toru
Japanese
Furuya, Toru
Aznable, Char
Aznable, Char
Supporting
Ikeda, Shuuichi
Japanese
Ikeda, Shuuichi
Noa, Bright
Noa, Bright
Supporting
Suzuoki, Hirotaka
Japanese
Suzuoki, Hirotaka
Haro
Haro
Supporting
Takagi, Sanae
Japanese
Takagi, Sanae

Staff

Yatate, Hajime
Yatate, Hajime
Producer
Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Director, Script, Storyboard, Original Creator
Matsuzaki, Kenichi
Matsuzaki, Kenichi
Script, Screenplay
Kamemoto, Mika
Kamemoto, Mika
Dialogue Editing



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Jul 13, 2008 3:23 AM
Chag
Mobile Suit Gundam: the Movie Trilogy is the definitive incarnation of the massively influential Mobile Suit Gundam TV series. It may not be perfect, but it definitely deserves its lofty status in the history of anime as a proven classic. As one cannot have one part of the trilogy without the others, this review will cover all three of the compilation movies.

The first question on any new viewer's mind regarding the story of Mobile Suit Gundam: the Movie Trilogy (MSG) would be: "Do the films condense too much story from the TV series to fit into its limited run time?" The answer to that is read more
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May 10, 2009 10:59 PM
Parabellum25
The next stop on my tour of the Universal Century. Upping that ante from the previous movie, there really isn't much to say about it other than the fact that the movie is a middle chapter to larger story. This one contains more action, character development and finally some plot, something I felt was sorely missing from the previous movie.

The main subject of discussion here would be character development. Even relatively minor characters like Matilda and Kai get some, further reinforcing them as believable human beings. Of note is Amuro's development. Previously, we saw him as a reluctant teenager drawn into a mess he read more
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Mar 2, 2010 7:28 AM
Minami-Nan
Story: The story got a lot better from the first film. It was easier to understand what was going on. Moreover it had better drama. That was better because it didn't seem too forceful compared to the first movie.

Art: The animation was still as good. However I found it odd that some characters especially the female ones looked practically the same except for hairstyles (Hamon and Matilda). Not really a flaw but worth noticing.

Sound: Nothing much to say here, the sound effects and the battle themes were well done. I think the voice acting was great too except for the kids. In my opinion it read more
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Ending Theme

"Ai Senshi (Soldiers of Sorrow)" by Daisuke Inoue

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