Kaworu Nagisa (17thangel@tokyo-3.com)
Tue, 19 Oct 1999 22:18:22 -0400


>That's exactly my point. And the example with the Sazabi is perfect. Yes,
>the main villian needs to have his/her own MS that distinguishes him/her
>from everyone else, stands out, and can generally kick ass and be on an
>equal (or better) footing than our hero's Gundam. Putting the villain in a
>Gundam of his own to me just seems to be a cheap excuse for Bandai to roll
>out yet another Gundam model, in the hopes that if the villian's MS is
>called "Gundam", then that model/toy will sell as well as the hero's Gundam
>model/toy. It's a cop-out. If the villain's MS design is handled very
>well, I'd gladly buy it just as soon as I would a nice heroic Gundam model.
>It all goes back to my grumbling during our whole misguided Turn-X argument
>about there being basically too damned many Gundams anymore... time for
>something different.

 That basically means "time for a new mecha series". ^^;

Kaworu Nagisa (aka Veilchen)

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