Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Mon, 29 Nov 1999 01:19:27 -0800


>There's nothing Cheesy about the fact that Gundam had a standard (at the
>time) Giant-Robot type anime opening and song, or that like any other
>children's show it was serialized in pre-school magazines. That was how it
>was. But like the literal Newtype, it evolved. Listen to the disc Gundam
>Singles History and you can see how the songs changed from standard
>children's fare to more mature materials (they got a major songwriter for
>the first motion picture theme, which was considered a major coup at the
>time).

Very true... compared to the OP of Gatchaman or Mazinger, it was no more
cheesy at all.

Eddie

              .-/ Email: gundam@loop.com .-.
          _.-~ / _____ ______ __ _ _ _ ___ | ~-._
          \:/ -~|| __||_ __// || | | | /| | / __/| .\:/
           / || __|:| |\:/ ' || |__| |_/:| || (:/:| \
          / /\/| ||____|:|_|:/_/|_||____|____||_|:\___\| |\ \
         / /:::|.:\::::\:\:\:|:||:||::::|:::://:/:/:::/:.|:\ \
        / /:::/ \::\::::\|\:\|:/|:||::::|::://:/\/:::/::/:::\ \
       / .::\ \-~~~~~~~ ~~~~ ~~ ~~~~~~~~ ~~ ~~~~~-/\/:.. \
      /..:::::\ http://www.loop.com/~gundam /:::::..\
     /::::::::- -::::::::\
     \:::::-~ I am an authorized EarthLink Agent. Ask ~-:::::/
      \:-~ me how to switch from your ISP to EarthLink free! ~-:/

-
Gundam Mailing List Archives are available at http://gundam.aeug.org/



This archive was generated by hypermail 2.0b3 on Mon Nov 29 1999 - 18:25:48 JST