Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Wed, 16 Aug 2000 15:22:38 -0700

>Here's something thats always bugged me. How do you "Say" 0079, 0080,
>0083, etc. I've always said zero-zero-eight-zero, but, for example, the
>trailer on the first Wing DVD says "double-oh-eighty-three" which just
>doesn't sound right. Hell, even in 0083 I've heard "double-oh" at least
>once in the subbed version, but I'm sure I've heard zero-zero used in
>various other series.

In Japanese dialog tracks, the UC year is always referred to as
"double-oh xx".

>Same goes for the 08th MS team, I say zero-eighth, but i've heard people
>say it without the zero in front.

There should be a zero (or "oh") in front of the "8th".


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