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Kidou Senshi Gundam: The Origin

Kidou Senshi Gundam: The Origin

Alternative Titles

English: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin
Synonyms: Amuro 0082
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダム THE ORIGIN


Type: Manga
Volumes: 24
Chapters: 112
Status: Finished
Published: Jun 25, 2001 to Jun 26, 2014
Authors: Yasuhiko, Yoshikazu (Story & Art), Tomino, Yoshiyuki (Story)
Serialization: Gundam Ace


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Zeon ace pilot, Commander Char Aznable, thought he could foil the Federation's plan to build a mobile suit by attacking their research base on colony Side 7. He was wrong. With a prototype already active, the besieged Federation forces strike back using their new weapon, the mobile suit Gundam, with devastating consequences. Amidst the fighting, young electronics wizard Amuro Ray is determined not to let his friends and family die in the crossfire. But what can one boy do to repel a squad of mobile suit-clad invaders?

(Source: VIZ Media)


Kidou Senshi Gundam: The Origin was published in English as Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin by Vertical based on the 12-volume Aizoban reprint from March 26, 2013 to December 15, 2015; in Spanish by Norma Editorial; and in Italian by Star Comics.

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Apr 9, 2018
RapidShadow (All reviews)
The Mobile Suit Gundam manga is sort of a retelling of the original Mobile suit Gundam anime from 1979 where the basic story or plot is pretty much the same except for a few changes to how the story is told and executed. These may include subtle changes to a few scenes in the original to make them better as well as adding in a few character interactions to flesh out the characters more. So for this review I think I will be focusing on some of the differences that the two have as well as highlighting some of the points that make the manga read more


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Recent Forum Discussion

Poll: Kidou Senshi Gundam: The Origin Chapter 108 Discussion
Rei366 - Mar 21, 2016
2 replies by MagicLikeMike »»
Apr 23, 8:37 AM
I can't find the rest of the scans
Inactiv3 - Jun 7, 2017
5 replies by RemovedPixel »»
Oct 21, 2017 4:18 PM