Mobile Suit Gundam The Witch from Mercury: Characters, Story & More

Bandai Namco and Sunrise have revealed new information about Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Kidō Senshi Gundam: Suisei no Majo). This new information, about the next ‘anime’ of the franchise Gundam, reveals details of the story, characters and the mecha that we will see in The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) and when does the new ‘anime’ come out Gundam in 2022. Additionally, the Japanese production company has announced that on Thursday, July 14, a prequel to this ‘anime’ called Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury Prologue.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Kidō Senshi Gundam: Suisei no Majo) is the franchise’s first television anime project. Gundam in seven years.

Additionally, the prologue to Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercurywhich will debut on July 14, will be broadcast in several of the places where the statues of the RX-93ffv, RX-78-2, ZGMF-X10A and the Gundam Base Virtual World. This is a franchise project Gundam which is not yet open to the public.

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What is the universe of The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo), the new ‘anime’ of the franchise Gundam?

In case you don’t know, the franchise Gundam it has 10 universes. With the arrival of The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) will be 11. So for fans of the ‘real robots’ franchise —created by Yoshiyuki Tomino— it is normal that the first question they have when seeing the announcement of a new series is what is the universe to which it belongs? Fortunately, that question has been resolved. Since with the information found on the official page of The Witch from Mercury it has been known that Ad Stella is the universe of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Kidō Senshi Gundam: Suisei no Majo).

What is the story or what is it about Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo)?

Fortunately, the new information of the ‘anime’ Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury tells us what it is or what the story of this new franchise project is about Gundam.

The official website of the new ‘anime’ of the franchise Gundam describes the story:

«AS (Ad Stella) year 122

An era where a multitude of corporations have entered space and built a huge economic system. In this world, a lonely girl from the remote planet Mercury is transferred to the Asticassia School of Technology. This school is run by the Beneritt Group, which dominates the Mobile Suit industry.

This girl’s name is Suletta Mercury. She has a scarlet light burning in her pure heart, this girl walks step by step through a new world. »

Suletta Mercury, the franchise’s first female lead Gundam

Mobile Suit Gundam The Witch from Mercury: characters, history and more information from Sunrise's new series new gundam anime

The first series of the franchise Gundam, starring Amuro Ray, debuted on April 7, 1979. This ‘anime’ series revolutionized the ‘robot’ genre with the introduction of ‘real robots’. However, during its 43 years of existence and its 10 timelines, it has yet to feature a female lead.

This has ended in 2022, as the new ‘anime’ of the franchise called The Witch from Mercury It will be the first series of Gundam to have a female lead in its 43 years of existence. This news has been taken with great acceptance by the community that likes important female characters like Christina MacKenzie in Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket or Cagalli Yula Athla from the series Gundam Seeds that despite being pilots of a Gundam they do not have a leading role in their respective series. fans of the franchise Gundam you will be able to see Suletta Mercury for the first time in October, when the ‘anime’ is released Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo).

The official website of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury describes Suletta Mercury, the franchise’s first female lead Gundam as follows:

Who is Suletta Mercury, the protagonist of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury?

Mobile Suit Gundam The Witch from Mercury: characters, history and more information from Sunrise's new series new gundam anime

Suletta Mercury is a second-year student in the piloting department, who transferred to the Asticassia School of Technology from Mercury. Suletta is somewhat shy and lacks communication skills. She is the pilot of the Gundam Aerial developed on Mercury.

Who are the main characters of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury?

Miorine Rembran is a second year student. She is academically outstanding and belongs to the management strategy department. Miorine is the only child of Delling Rembran, Chairman of the Beneritt Group and Chairman of the Board of the Asticassia School of Technology. However, Miorine Rembran has a strong feeling of rebelliousness towards her father.

Mobile Suit Gundam The Witch from Mercury: characters, history and more information from Sunrise's new series new gundam anime

Guel Jeturk he is the heir to Jeturk Heavy Machinery and a third-year student in the piloting department of the Asticassia School of Technology. Guel has a rough temper and is quick to anger. As the ace pilot of the Jeturk House, Guel Jeturk has absolute confidence in his own abilities. Guel Jeturk is the pilot of the Guel’s Dilanza.

Elan Ceres She is the lead pilot supported by Peil Technologies and a third-year student in the piloting department at the Asticassia School of Technology. Elan is a taciturn and lonely person, who does not open her heart to anyone at school. She has an interest in Suletta. Elan Ceres is the pilot of the Gundam Pharact and the possible antagonist of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury.

Shaddiq Zenelli, adopted son of the CEO of Grassley Defense Systems is a third-year student in the piloting department run by Grassley House at the Asticassia School of Technology. Although still a student, Shaddiq has also shown his ability in business, he is a next generation executive candidate. Shaddiq Zenelli is the pilot of the Michaelis.

Who is in charge of production? Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury?

  • Hiroshi Kobayashiknown for being the director of Netflix’s Sprigganwill be the director of the new ‘anime’ of Gundam.
  • Ryo Andomember of the production team Jujutsu Kaisen, will assist Kobayashi as co-director.
  • ichiro okouchiin charge of the history of code geas, is credited as the manager of the story of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury.
  • The artist mogumo He will be in charge of character design. Meanwhile, Marie Tagashira along with Juro Toida and Hirotoshi Takaya will be the ones drawing Mogumo’s creations in the new ‘anime’ from Gundam.

The mechanical designers of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury They are JNTHED, Kanetake Ebikawa, Wataru Inada, Ippei Gyōbu, Kenji Teraoka, and Takayuki Yanase. Shinya Kusumegi, Kanta Suzuki, and Seizei Maeda are the mechanical animators. Ryōji Sekinishi is credited as the mechanical coordinator, while Yohei Miyahara is the technical director. Yūya Takashima is credited as a science fiction researcher.

When does it come out and where can it be seen Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) in Colombia and Latin America?

official models of Gundam Lfrith, Beguir-Beu Y Gundam Aerialunits present in Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury and its prologue.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) is the franchise’s first animated project for television in seven years. The previous series Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blood Orphans, was distributed for Colombia and Latin America by Crunchyroll. However, recently Iron Blood Orphans is available along with other ‘anime’ of the franchise Gundam on Netflix for the public in Colombia and Latin America. So the most normal thing is that Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury come to our territory. Unfortunately, There is still no official announcement that reveals if we will be able to see it in Colombia and Latin America Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) on Netflix or Crunchyroll.

When is the new series coming out? Gundam of 2022?

The Witch from Mercurythe first series of Gundam in seven years, it will return one day for the undetermined time in October to the Nichi-5 Slot space on Saturdays at 5:00 PM (JST) on the MBS/TBS channel. We hope to know soon when it comes out or what is the release date of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) for Colombia and Latin America.

This article of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury (Suisei no Majo) It will be updated as we learn new information about the new series of the franchise Gundam It will have a female lead.


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Source: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch from Mercury official website


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