Brett Jensen (
Fri, 16 Jun 2000 05:40:30 -0700

Alfred Urrutia wrote:

> Hahahaaa, "My theory, which is mine..." (old Monty Python skit). There was one particular
> stream. I don't know Wing too well but I take it it was near the end of the whole story. Zechs
> (the guy with the mask, right?) is in his mech and he comes upon one of the Fab Five who is
> about to destroy something, a space base or whatever, that they're both inside of. Explosions,
> fire, all that, and in the middle of it all the two mechs are standing face to face and Zechs
> starts going on about how the other guy should live and fight because he is pure and he fights
> for a good cause etc etc. I know that qualifies as a death speech, but there are dozens of
> times when the mech driver is shown in the cockpit, staring out into space, and you hear his
> thoughts. His lips aren't moving. And he goes on about how this guy or that is a great warrior
> or how he swears that he will use his Gundam only for good or whatever. Stuff that sounds good
> when you write it on a note for someone but sounds stupid when you say it out loud. I'll try
> and write some instances down next time I catch it.

Well, It's not quite as bad as you make it out to be. What you describe was the last episode. There
is always alot of blathering and exposition in the last episode of most series.

Why don't you try watching some early episodes and then make up your mind.

---Brett Jensen

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