Alfred Urrutia (Alfred.Urrutia@disney.com)
Wed, 13 Oct 1999 13:43:34 -0700 (PDT)


On Oct 13, 4:34pm, Chaos025@aol.com wasted bandwidth discussing:
> Subject: Re: [gundam] The Uglyness of Turn X
> In a message dated 10/13/99 1:13:37 AM US Mountain Standard Time,
> souzamail@earthlink.net writes:
>
> > But, this ISN'T a Gundam. I don't care how much Mead says it looks
> > better with the "white beard" appearance on it, a Gundam has GOLD fins on
> > its head, not a white beard. It has TWO hands. And, it doesn't have a
> > phallic cockpit.
>

Ah, but Tomino *and* Bandai DO care and they approved.

> I don't recall it being said anywhere that the Turn X was indeed a Gundam. As
> I recall, the first time the Turn A is called a Gundam is in an episode. From
> this I can only say that while the Turn A is a Gundam by name only, the Turn
> X seems to be something completely different.
>

And pretty damn cool looking. By the way, are there any written requirements
from Tomino or Bandai or elsewhere that define exactly what is and what is
not a Gundam?

Alfred.

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