Rodrick Su (
Mon, 18 Sep 2000 20:50:31 -0700

> -----Original Message-----
> From: []On
> Behalf Of Chris Beilby
> Sent: Monday, September 18, 2000 7:15 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [gundam] For the Barrel-shocker!
> >I got a look at the Oct. Newtype and they showed a picture of the
> >"For the Barrel" RX-79 Gundam... oh, excuse me. Did I say Gundam? I
> >meant to say--GUNBOY!!! That's right, when they said they were taking
> >Gundam back to it's roots they went wayyyy back. It's the Gunboy!
> NOOOOOOOO! Not Gunboy! Tomino dropped the name for a reason!!!

I supposed he is just refering to the design and look of the Gundam. The
original Gunboy design was eventually recycled to 2 different robots. The
RX77 Guncannon, and Space Runaway Ideon. Think Guncannon minus the cannon.

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