Joseph Riggs (
Sat, 12 Aug 2000 10:32:19 -0700

Chris Maier wrote:

> In Japan was Turn A Gundam considered a ratings failure? I'm asking because
> I wonder after the failure of X and perhaps Turn A that Sunrise would be
> willing to gamble on a new Gundam series, and I just wanted to confirm that
> Turn A was a failure.
> I'd rather not have Gundam end up like Doctor Who....that show suffered
> from some serious ratings falls in the mid-to-late 80s and despite a TV
> movie has been pretty much dead for over a decade, even though it is
> considered a British icon and people are demanding a new series.

I don't know, myself, whether it was successful or not, but the fact that the
next planned Gundam series is entitled "Turn X" seems an interesting pointer,


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