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Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096

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English: Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096
Synonyms: Mobile Suit Gundam UC RE:0096, Kidou Senshi Gundam UC RE:0096
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダムUC(ユニコーン)RE:0096


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
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.541 (scored by 5,286 users)
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Ranked: #15072
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Popularity: #3004
Members: 14,659
Favorites: 60
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U.C. 0096...

The manufacturing colony Industrial 7, which is still under construction, floats at Lagrange point 1.

A youth named Banagher Links, who grew up without knowing his father, meets a mysterious girl who has stowed away on a ship bound for Industrial 7. As the white mobile suit Unicorn undergoes repeated tests and becomes the subject of diverse speculations, the hands of time begin to move.

Banagher does not yet know that he has been caught up in the conflict surrounding Laplace's Box.

What is Laplace's Box?
What secret does it contain?
The hundred-year curse of the Universal Century is about to be resolved.

(Source: Official website)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Furuhashi, Kazuhiro
Kimura, Eriko
Sound Director
Mutou, Yasuyuki
Theme Song Performance

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

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

More reviewsReviews

Sep 12, 2016
Miguel_Aiman (All reviews)
Gundam Unicorn started out with a lot of promise and potential. The animation and characters were both excellent when I initially started this series. But over the course of the show, there's a lack of character development over time makes for a slightly weak ending. I don't care for the episode format of Gundam Unicorn RE:0096 the pacing get's broken up and loses the flow and grandeur of the OVAs. The OVAs felt more cinematic, and now they just seem to be edited down to 22 minute episodes which feels awkward.

If only the character development was held as well as the animation, this could read more
Nov 1, 2016
camay1997 (All reviews)
WATCH IT, IT’S AWESOME! Do you really need to read reviews to determine whether or not you're going to watch this?! While there’ve been many incarnations of Gundam since Char's Counterattack none of them take place in the universal century. UNICORN is the universal century in HD! This kids is return of your parents Gundam. This is why Gundam is approaching 40 years of airings. All the things we love about Gundam are here. Also, despite it being the sixth (don’t fact check me that’s off the top of my head) entry in the universal century You don’t need to watch all of that first. read more
Jan 3, 2018
peetza (All reviews)
Gundam Unicorn was still in progress when I first began to delve into the franchise. I told myself that I would watch the whole series when it was complete, yet here I was 3 years out from its finale without having seen it. Seeking out and purchasing the entire OVA series was a rather unappealing option, and as a franchise I care about I try my best not to pirate Gundam anime. Lo and behold, I discovered that the entirety of the TV version was available (Officially!) for free on Youtube. RE: 0096 is a marketing masterpiece chock full of stunning visuals and Gundam fan read more
Jun 1, 2017
panderson1988 (All reviews)
To start off I enjoy the Gundam series a lot, but the one downside with Unicorn is you need some knowledge of the UC timelime. I have some knowledge of the UC timeline, but I haven't watched every Gundam series. Furthermore, the timeline for this show is pretty far ahead of last main line series taking place during the UC timeline; however, if you have no idea what Zeon or Char is, then you'll be lost when they are reference and why they are brought up.

Now in regards to this show, it's decent. It's strengths are the animation, sound, and action scenes. The fights and read more


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