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Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans 2nd Season

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English: Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans 2nd Season
Synonyms: Kidou Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans 2nd Season, G-Tekketsu 2nd Season
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダム 鉄血のオルフェンズ 第2期


Type: TV
Episodes: 25
Status: Currently Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2016 to ?
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Sundays at 17:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Original
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 8.261 (scored by 5,287 users)
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Ranked: #2532
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Popularity: #1861
Members: 25,263
Favorites: 98


Dec 27, 2016
Iron Blooded Orphans is a brilliant subversion of peace loving protagonists in mecha anime. Our protagonist Mikazuki is not only a child soldier who has no moral qualms with killing other soldiers, he takes it to a reductio ad absurdum and murders unarmed civilians and prisoners of war.
After a certain event, Mika goes as far as to directly reject the ideal of peace that the archetypical princess is trying to bring to life, and intentionally chooses the path of endless violence.

This is truly a refreshing change to the Gundam series. Other Tomino Gundam usually have unwilling soldiers that hate war and are trying to end read more
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Jan 11, 2017
G-Tekketsu is boring and sappy.

(At the time of writing, the second season is 11 episodes in.)

The more the series progresses the more it tries to victimize the Tekkadan as people who are being used by everyone around them, there are no decent adults who are genuinely their ally except Naze who has placed an unusual level of faith towards them just as McGillis does. The problem with no other adult being a decent human being is that it becomes hard to want to see the story from another perspective because the only thing you are going to get is a person fueled by greed. It's read more
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