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Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn

Alternative Titles

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


Type: OVA
Episodes: 7
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 12, 2010 to Jun 6, 2014
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Novel
Duration: 1 hr. 2 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.371 (scored by 19,919 users)
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Ranked: #1782
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Popularity: #1355
Members: 44,697
Favorites: 985
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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)


Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn was awarded the Tokyo Anime Award in the OVA category twice in a row, in 2011 and 2012.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Links, Banagher
Links, Banagher
Uchiyama, Kouki
Uchiyama, Kouki
Frontal, Full
Frontal, Full
Ikeda, Shuuichi
Ikeda, Shuuichi
Zabi, Mineva Lao
Zabi, Mineva Lao
Fujimura, Ayumi
Fujimura, Ayumi
Noa, Bright
Noa, Bright
Narita, Ken
Narita, Ken


Yatate, Hajime
Yatate, Hajime
Furuhashi, Kazuhiro
Furuhashi, Kazuhiro
Kimura, Eriko
Kimura, Eriko
Sound Director
Murata, Kazuya
Murata, Kazuya
Episode Director, Storyboard

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#1: "Ryuusei no Namida (流星のナミダ)" by CHiAKi KURiYAMA (ep 1)
#2: "Everlasting" by Kylee (ep 2)
#3: "merry-go-round" by CHEMISTRY (ep 3)
#4: "B-Bird" by earthmind (ep 4)
#6: "RE:I AM" by Aimer (ep 6)
#7: "StarRingChild" by Aimer (ep 7)

More reviewsReviews

May 19, 2014
RX-0_Unicorn (All reviews)
“To my only desire, the beast of possibility, the symbol of hope…” – Banagher Links, Gundam Unicorn episode 1

Since the advent of the original Mobile Suit Gundam 0079, the Gundam franchise certainly has grown to become one of the most iconic shows in anime and has undoubtedly revolutionized the mecha genre itself. Now we take a look at the long-awaited, most recent addition to the Universal Century, Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn.

For those who know the Gundam UC timeline it is obvious, however for the newcomers, it should be known that Gundam Unicorn, despite its name, is not to be taken lightly. For the uninformed about read more
Jun 16, 2014
Brockemsockem (All reviews)
Hey, Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn is finally a complete package and it's great, but who wants to read gushing? Not me, and I baselessly suspect I'm not the only one who combs through reviews for the most critical ones instead of the most adoring ones. With that said, this review will explore what makes Unicorn either worth mounting or nay, so saddle up!

Let's start with disclaimers: watching previous entries in the Gundam Universal Century is optional, but it is a highly advisable option if you want to get the most out of Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn. You will be able to follow the story, but read more
Jul 30, 2015
BigZam (All reviews)
Gundam unicorn is quite honestly one of the worst anime i have ever seen, it rides on UC nostalgia to sell what is easily one of the worst Gundam stories.
With less than a handful of likeable characters, it would be nearly impossible to watch if it wasnt for the amazing animation and soundtrack, Unicorn is like a piece of butter without any bread.
It is almost sad that it will be taken as the canonical end to the UC timeline and the end of the Zeon Federation conflict.
Nov 9, 2014
ggultra2764 (All reviews)
Gundam Unicorn is one of the more recent additions to have been made in the Gundam franchise, this being the first installment taking place in the Universal Century timeline since Victory Gundam's airing over 20 years ago. Taking place years after the events of Char's Counterattack, Unicorn features several factions in conflict with one another to gain possession of a mysterious item called Laplace's Box that is said to hold enough power as such that it can shake up the power structure between Federation and Neo Zeon forces. This conflict has our teenage leads, Banagher Links and Audrey Burne, caught up in the mess as read more


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