Kidou Senshi Gundam Unicorn RE:0096

Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096

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Synonyms: Mobile Suit Gundam UC RE:0096
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダムUC(ユニコーン)RE:0096
English: Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096
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Type: TV
Episodes: 22
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 3, 2016 to Sep 11, 2016
Premiered: Spring 2016
Broadcast: Sundays at 07:00 (JST)
Licensors: NYAV Post
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Novel
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: MechaMecha, MilitaryMilitary, SpaceSpace
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.631 (scored by 1573215,732 users)
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Ranked: #13602
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3741
Members: 34,528
Favorites: 169

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By the year 0096 of the Universal Century, a fragile peace emerges from the ashes of conflict. Sixteen-year-old student Banagher Links visits the Industrial 7 space colony on a school field trip, but because of a broken shuttle, he is left completely stranded.

To Banagher, who has always lived a normal life, war had always been a distant, almost mythical part of history; but within minutes, fantasy becomes reality when he rescues a girl named Audrey Burne, who urgently needs to meet with the leader of the nearby Vist Foundation, Cardeas Vist. She hopes to persuade him to withhold the "Laplace's Box," an object that holds the potential to destroy the world. History is set in motion as galactic forces converge on Industrial 7, each vying for possession of the Laplace's Box. As Neo Zeon remnants clash with Earth Federation Forces around the colony, Cardeas, in his final moments, gives Banagher the key to the Box, a mobile suit dubbed "The Unicorn Gundam."

Packed with explosive action and rising tension, Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096 follows Banagher as his conviction is tested and the destiny that has laid dormant for more than a century is finally realized.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Ogata, Naohiro
Furuhashi, Kazuhiro
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Kimura, Eriko
Sound Director
Hatsumi, Kouichi
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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1: "Into the Sky" by SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:Tielle (eps 1-17, 19-22)
2: "RE:I AM" by Aimer (eps 18)

Ending Theme

1: "Next 2 U -eUC-" by SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:naNami (eps 1-8, 10-12)
2: "merry-go-round" by CHEMISTRY (eps 9)
3: "bL∞dy f8 -eUC-" by SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:Aimer (eps 13-21)
4: "StarRingChild" by Aimer (eps 22)


Jan 18, 2020
I just finished Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn it had twenty two episodes, I only remember watching this when it had six episodes, and as a Gundam fan, I just want to say, it was absolutely excellent in portraying what the universal century timeline was all about as well as explaining the theory of newtypes. I really enjoyed it. Both characters both trying their hardest to race against time to gain the power of what could be the ultimate power to change the fate of Neo Zeon and be the Triumph card against that of the federation. The original series each episode was fifty something minutes ...
Nov 17, 2017
Mixed Feelings
Preliminary (3/22 eps)
I began to see this series hoping to find something worse than what I found, and also for the morbid desire to see how wrong the criticism was or not. Here is not the case, but in various Internet forums such as "Spacebattles" I've finished a bit burned to read all furious critics attacking this series, with a fury that I have only seen in haters declared Cosmic Era. Among other affirmations, the fanaticada denies the canonicity of Unicorn with the "accusation" of "being pro-Zeon propaganda to leave the Federation wrong and in that way that the Zeonians look good". Personally I think that there ...
Nov 4, 2018
OK, this anime is OVERRATED. I would prefer Gundam Seed over this. The storyline is rushing, and it has a lot of reused elements.

22 episodes just can't contain all of the greatness of Gundam. The interactions between the characters are sometimes weird. Characterization was extremely limited. Banagher is always too emotional to strangers. He is almost as crybaby as Shinji Ikari from EVA. Daguza Mackle, who shot Sinanju with a bazooka, Gilboa Sant, who was killed protecting Full Frontal from Banagher's attack, and Loni Garvey, the pilot of the big red mobile armor, are all under-characterized. Banagher's empathy with them would be more understandable ...

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