MyAnimeList.net

Forums

Recent Posts | My Watched Topics | My Ignored Topics | Search

Release Date of Gundam Unicorn Episode 4
MyAnimeList.net Forum »» News Discussion »» Release Date of Gundam Unicorn Episode 4

This topic has been locked and is no longer available for discussion.
 
Pages (2) [1] 2 »
#1
07-21-11, 8:46 PM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 4489
According to the official website, the episode 4 of Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn will be premiered on November 12th. The pay-streaming on PlayStation Network and the limited release of the Blu-ray at the theaters will start on the same day. The general sales of the Blu-ray will begin on December 2nd.

Source: Gundam Unicorn official website
Modified by dtshyk, 07-21-11, 8:48 PM
 
#2
07-21-11, 9:03 PM

Offline
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 967
November
...

long way to go ...
 
#3
07-21-11, 9:29 PM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1164
Christ that's a long time away.

Maybe during the wait some people will actually watch 0079, Zeta, ZZ, and CCA before they continue on Unicorn so they can at least understand it.
Ok™
 
#4
07-21-11, 9:50 PM

Offline
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 431
McRib said:
Christ that's a long time away.

Maybe during the wait some people will actually watch 0079, Zeta, ZZ, and CCA before they continue on Unicorn so they can at least understand it.


That's probably not going to happen since they'll still associate the whole "old=bad/not worth my time" ideal, so sad...
 
#5
07-21-11, 10:31 PM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 331
ZakuHead said:
McRib said:
Christ that's a long time away.

Maybe during the wait some people will actually watch 0079, Zeta, ZZ, and CCA before they continue on Unicorn so they can at least understand it.


That's probably not going to happen since they'll still associate the whole "old=bad/not worth my time" ideal, so sad...

That's not necessarily true. Some people just go and read summaries and information about the Universal century instead of watching about 150 episodes. Not everybody who haven't seen the series are completely oblivious about UC.

And Jesus, why does it have to take so long? Can they at least release a promotion video?
 
#6
07-21-11, 10:39 PM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1164
SagaraYuzuru said:

That's not necessarily true. Some people just go and read summaries and information about the Universal century instead of watching about 150 episodes. Not everybody who haven't seen the series are completely oblivious about UC.

If you didn't have the patience to watch 150 episodes of some of the best anime ever created you don't deserve to watch Unicorn. Plain and simple.

Judging from your list, you've sat through 150 episodes of SEED and 00 which just makes that whole statement completely hypocritical.
Ok™
 
#7
07-21-11, 11:11 PM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 2152
shit it's uc-elitist around here

watch the movie triology of the original, then zeta, then char's counterattack, pretty much it. then 08th ms team and 0080 as the essential ova viewings.

i mean uc has zz, which is 80% garbage, and 0079, which is good but flawed and definitely not 'some of the best anime', then there's 0083, which is a mediocre show running on one really good character. then there's victory, which is tomino basically not giving a fuck.

so no uc is not as great as we all like to think it is. I would say zeta,0080, and cc are the true must-views of uc. the rest is watchable, but if you have other more interesting stuff to watch, i'd rather you do that than force yourself into watching victory or something.

oh and there's ms igloo which would be ok if the cgi wasn't so funny, and there's f91 which is meh.
 
#8
07-21-11, 11:15 PM

Offline
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 150
And half a year later, I would be saying.

"Oh, right, where is Episode 4 of Gundam Unicorn?"

=w=
 
#9
07-21-11, 11:54 PM

Offline
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 327
Holy c, that's a longer wait than I was expecting.

@McRib

Not in heaven nor hell, ZZ is one of the best Gundams, let alone anime ever made.




 
07-22-11, 12:04 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 2152
Emiya said:
ITT: Opinions.

I don't understand how one can suggest to skip over ZZ when certain things in Unicorn are from or reference ZZ.

In the end, other people's opinions on a show aren't worth listening to because everyone has different tastes. You should at least try something before you decide you want to skip it or not.

R-Zero said:

Not in heaven nor hell, ZZ is one of the best Gundams, let alone anime ever made.

That's because it's not anime :p
ok that was actually pretty clever on your part.

you can read about zz or something, don't force yourself to watch zz because it's pretty horrible.
 
07-22-11, 1:04 AM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 331
McRib said:
SagaraYuzuru said:

That's not necessarily true. Some people just go and read summaries and information about the Universal century instead of watching about 150 episodes. Not everybody who haven't seen the series are completely oblivious about UC.

If you didn't have the patience to watch 150 episodes of some of the best anime ever created you don't deserve to watch Unicorn. Plain and simple.

Judging from your list, you've sat through 150 episodes of SEED and 00 which just makes that whole statement completely hypocritical.

Well excuse me for not being a Gundam nut. I simply think who cares if you watched the actual series faithfuly or you summarized it, it doesn't matter. The only reason why the originals are not on my list is because they are a low priority over other animes and things I have to do in real life. Call me hypocrite if you like, but does not deny my right to simply watch a series and enjoy it.

And I did not have the patience to watch SEED. I left it alone for years before I picked it up again.
 
07-22-11, 4:17 AM

Offline
Joined: Jun 2008
Posts: 427
McRib said:
Christ that's a long time away.

Maybe during the wait some people will actually watch 0079, Zeta, ZZ, and CCA before they continue on Unicorn so they can at least understand it.


didn't watch 0079 (yet), but I'm almost done with ZZ now, and I watched the other two. They Were Awesome, and the people who say that old=bad don't know what they're losing.
CottonCandyLover said:

you can read about zz or something, don't force yourself to watch zz because it's pretty horrible.

The second half was pretty neat. Not as good az Zeta, but still pretty nice.
 
07-22-11, 6:55 AM

Offline
Joined: Feb 2008
Posts: 2152
kaiben said:
McRib said:
Christ that's a long time away.

Maybe during the wait some people will actually watch 0079, Zeta, ZZ, and CCA before they continue on Unicorn so they can at least understand it.


didn't watch 0079 (yet), but I'm almost done with ZZ now, and I watched the other two. They Were Awesome, and the people who say that old=bad don't know what they're losing.
CottonCandyLover said:

you can read about zz or something, don't force yourself to watch zz because it's pretty horrible.

The second half was pretty neat. Not as good az Zeta, but still pretty nice.
hence why i said zz was only 80% garbage, 20% of it was good. it picks up around episode 30ish, but is still pretty mediocre until the last 5-7ish episodes where it's zeta-quality good. <3 haman
 
07-22-11, 11:09 AM

Offline
Joined: May 2010
Posts: 431
CottonCandyLover said:


i mean uc has zz, which is 80% garbage, and 0079, which is good but flawed and definitely not 'some of the best anime', then there's 0083, which is a mediocre show running on one really good character. then there's victory, which is tomino basically not giving a fuck.

so no uc is not as great as we all like to think it is. I would say zeta,0080, and cc are the true must-views of uc. the rest is watchable, but if you have other more interesting stuff to watch, i'd rather you do that than force yourself into watching victory or something.


ZZ isn't as bad as you make it out to be. Yes, the beginning does suck ass, but the halfway point in the series is incredible. While it doesn't end up as great as Zeta, some of episodes, such as the Colony Drop on Dublin, is possibly one of the best I've seen in any of the various series, UC or AU. The reason why we mention people who have only watched Unicorn to go watch the originals is because they won't understand/enjoy the ova as much if they don't know ANYTHING about the previous works. It is just like watching a movie or a tv show from the middle without being able to fully grasp the story.

I really hope people will stop jumping on bandwagon on this show just because its the newest thing out and completely disregard its predecessor works just because they're "old". People also need to realize that the UC timelines aren't as "bad" or "fan-crazy" as they make it out to be. If it wasn't for 0079, Zeta, etc., there would never be 00, Seed, or Wing.
 
07-22-11, 11:10 AM

Offline
Joined: Nov 2008
Posts: 3269
damn why do i still have to wait that long again gosh ???
 
07-24-11, 2:00 AM

Offline
Joined: Jan 2009
Posts: 12622
thats a long long wait, but if the quality (visuals and story telling) of the movie is gonna be awesome then its worth the goddamn wait!!!
 
08-08-11, 8:23 PM

Offline
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1106
I don't typically consider November to be in Autumn. :|
 
08-08-11, 11:09 PM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2010
Posts: 2
PseudoJord said:
I don't typically consider November to be in Autumn. :|


Lol, I don't either. Its too close to the psp Vita release, Ghost recon Future Solider release, computer upgrade and Christmas buying time. Mataku somebody wake me when its out.
せつなせいえいぐんだむ00むきゅうはくちきする
 
08-23-11, 1:20 PM

Offline
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 42
PseudoJord said:
I don't typically consider November to be in Autumn. :|


Yeah, it can be quite snowy and cold in some parts of the country. Even in late October.

Anyways, there's still a few months of waiting until episode 4 arrives. But, I agree with j0x the wait should be worth it!
 
09-02-11, 11:35 AM

Offline
Joined: Sep 2011
Posts: 1
while Unicorn is great the wait time for release is what kills
 
This topic has been locked and is no longer available for discussion.
Top
Pages (2) [1] 2 »
Help     FAQ     About     Contact     Terms     Privacy     AdChoices