Chris Beilby (
Sun, 25 Apr 1999 17:16:45 -0700

-Z- wrote:

> At 16:36 4/25/1999 -0400, you wrote:
> >In a message dated 4/25/1999 4:02:27 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> > writes:
> >
> >> Rumor has it that next thing that will be excavated from the ruins in
> >> Turn-A Gundam is ... Gundam hammer! and it'll make the appearance in
> >> episode 6.
> >
> >What is the Gundam hammer? Is there of picture of it, anywhere?
> I thought we'd covered this in the discussion of the Soul of Chogokin RX-78.
> The Gundam Hammer or Hyper-Hammer is basically a big studded ball on the
> end of a long chain, with an anchor-like grapnel on the other end. The
> name derives from the "hammer" thrown in Olympic games. The Gundam used
> this as a mace or morning-star by holding onto the chain and spinning the
> ball like a cowboy spinning a lariat or as a projectile weapon by hurling
> it like the aformentioned Olympic hammer in the general direction of the foe.
> -Z-
> -
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Well, the way it was refered to earlier, they seemed to be saying it was a Mobile
Suit, and not just a weapon...

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