During the ‘Gundam 35th Anniversary – Rise! The World is Moving’ live event last March 20, Bandai Namco Holdings, Sotsu, and Sunrise has confirmed two Gundam projects, Gundam: G no Reconguista and Gundam: The Origin.
Gundam: G no Reconguista is a new series by franchise creator Yoshiyuki Tomino. The series is set in “Reguild Century,” the era after the Universal Century and it focuses on the adventures of pilot trainee Beruri Zenamu in Capital Guard, an organization protecting a space elevator. The new series will air this fall.
Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin I Blue-Eyed Casval is a four-episode adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko’s manga series. It tells the story of Casval Rem Deikun and Artesia Som Deikun (Char and Sayla, before Char became known as the Red Comet) before the One-Year War in UC.0068. The films will open in theaters next spring.
Furthermore, previously announced episode 7 and final film of Mobile Suit Gundam UC will premiere in theaters on May 17.