Alessandro (
Tue, 20 Feb 2001 10:44:58 +0100

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From: James Boren <>
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Sent: Tuesday, February 20, 2001 6:35 AM
Subject: Re: R: [gundam] Gundam Book Report

> >
> > > >James Boren wrote:
> > > >>Kondo takes his own time with telling the story. In typical Kondo
> > > >>fashion he spends a lot of pages on the big battles.
> >
> >If you just could have a look at Kondo's "MS Gundam - MS Senki". I don't
> >believe I'm mistaking if I tell that 100 pages on 160 are about battles
> >it is a one issue/volume Gundam story). There are Odessa and Jabro
> >(Jabrow)'s battles but they last too much (there are too many pages about
> >them, it's hard for the reader to make his own opinion about the story's
> >hero just looking at him in battles).
> >Alessandro
> >
> >"Daremo hitorideha ikirarenai" -- Kidou Senshi Gandamu (MS Gundam)
> >Translation: "Nobody can live alone"
> >
> I believe MS Senki was Kondo's very first published work and is about
> 15yrs old. Also, Kondo didn't write that story. Kondo has come a long
> way since then but he still loves to indulge in lengthy battle
> scenes. I say, let him do it. That's his style.
> -James
You are right as the story was written by Masaya Takahashi (author of other
stories of Gundam, but I don't remember how many and what they

"Daremo hitorideha ikirarenai" -- Kidou Senshi Gandamu (MS Gundam)
Translation: "Nobody can live alone"

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