Mark Simmons (
Mon, 26 Jun 2000 12:23:31 -0700

Thomas Yung asks,

> Heavy Gundam ?
> Was there such a thing ? Or was it called Heavygun ?

  No, there's a separate mobile suit called the FA-78-2 Heavy Gundam. It was
created for the canceled MS-X comic, circa 1984. It's supposed to be an
evolution of the Gundam Full Armor Type, wherein the extra armor and weapons
are part of the mobile suit itself rather than tacked onto its exterior.
Unique among all Gundams I can think of, it has a single goggle-style eye
sensor rather than the traditional pair of eyes. (And this was only the
fourth UC Gundam created, after the classic, prototype, and full-armor

-- Mark

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