Chaos025@aol.com
Fri, 1 Dec 2000 17:28:46 EST


In a message dated 11/30/00 5:49:42 PM US Mountain Standard Time,
echofox@wingzero.net writes:

> 1. Is there any scientific rationale behind the various
> colors, especially in Zeta Gundam era, where there
> seem to be MS's with both colors.

All elements, when turned to plasma, give off a specific color. Argon is
purple, Neon is red, Oxygen is white, etc.

> 2. Failing that, is there any other possible reason as
> for the variance in colors?

So you can tell charaters apart in a show. That is also the same reason
behind characters with blue or green hair, the bright colors of the different
mecha, and so on.

Amuro is white with bright primary colors, while Char is always bright red,
and the thugs are always in dull, darker colors like drab green, drab tan,
drab blue, etc.

SJ

EXO Mechanical Editor & Mecha Designer
http://www.exo-armor.com



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