Re: [gundam] The Gundam "Legend"

Prabal Nandy (nandy@U.Arizona.EDU)
Thu, 8 Apr 1999 13:04:11 -0700 (MST)

> The preview articles haven't said that the people of Earth themselves have
> broad general knowledge of the calendar's founding. (We the audience, and
> even the Moon Race, might know, but it's stated often that the people of
> Earth don't know much history or technology.) Even if the people of Earth
> knew that "2345" refers to the space age, that doesn't necessarily mean
> that they know about wars or mobile suits beyond old wife's tales.

  I see...
  So they really are 'living in the ruins of the past' so to speak? Then
it's even more pathetic that they're being invaded by super-robots from
the moon! I mean, these poor folks don't have ANYTHING on their side!
> follow the Pope. With a certain amount of restraint, these analogies seem
> to describe the situation for Turn A Gundam.
> But this is all rampant speculation. Isn't second-guessing a series before
> it starts fun? =P

  Heh heh heh.... it's half the fun of being a Fan!

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