Re: [gundam] New Gundam Design Revealed!!!

Christopher J. Sypal (
Sun, 07 Feb 1999 22:37:27 -0600

At 06:12 PM 2/7/99 -0700, you wrote:
>> I don't know about the design of Sid Meade's Gundam. It may change after
>> I see it on action, but I don't like it. It reminds me of Gorilla.
> Ugly ugly UGLY!
> Didn't I WARN you guys that Syd SUCKS!?
> NONE of his anime designs have ever been worth bat guano and this
>"Gordam" (I'm not even going to call it a real gundam because it ain't!)
>really takes the cake for ultimate dorkiness! If this design had come out
>for _Dragonar_ way back in the 80's it might have been marginally
>acceptible for one of the "Bad guy flunky" mecha, but for the hero robot
>of the Gundam Legend? It's an incredible embarassment for Bandai!
> This is likely going to be the first gundam ever that I will NOT buy a
>model of, it's repulsive!
> Jeeesh, what a dissappointment! No _wonder_ production of the
>Upside-down Gundam project has been delayed, I hope it's because they're
>thinking of new ways to slice Syd Mead up with very dull katana's before
>that stupid Gorrilla "Gordam" hits the screen!

Now, tell us how you really feel...

Frankly, it's a fantasic design. It's not a Gundam (i.e. not blocky and
ugly), but it's a great design.


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