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Mobile Suit Gundam 0080 DVD Plans Detailed

Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment announced release plans for Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket, the six-episode OVA that originally premiered in 1989. The DVD collection is officially set to launch on January 3, 2017.

Fumihiko Takayama (Orguss 02, Patlabor WXIII) directed 0080, with Hiroyuki Yamaga (Royal Space Force – The Wings of Honneamise) on screenplay, Haruhiko Mikimoto (Gunbuster, Megazone 23, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) on character design, and Yutaka Izubuchi (Patlabor the Mobile Police, Armored Fleet Dairugger XV) on mechanical design.


Mobile Suit Gundam 0080 War In The Pocket DVD

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About Mobile Suit Gundam 0080 War In The Pocket DVD

Mobile Suit Gundam 0080 War In The Pocket contains all 6 episodes of the first OVA in the Gundam franchise!

Universal Century 0079. When the Principality of Zeon learns of a new Gundam being built, the veteran specops Cyclops Team is dispatched to the civilian colony of Libot to investigate. Their newest member, Bernard “Bernie” Wiseman, gets shot down in action and meets young Alfred “Al” Izuruha, who dreams of mobile suits and space battles. Al thinks of Bernie as a friend, and even goes to great lengths to track him down while on his mission. He doesn’t realize the potential danger he’s in. And Al’s nextdoor neighbor Christina “Chris” Mackenzie returns home with a new “government job.” She’s really the test pilot of the top-secret Gundam Alex the objective of Bernie’s mission! As the story unfolds, three lives will be changed forever by this one small part of the war.

Special Features: Clean Opening, Clean Endings,Japanese Trailer Collection, Music Videos, and ” all That Gundam” Video.


  • Publisher: SUNRISE INC
  • Media: DVD
  • Spoken Language: English, Japanese
  • Subtitle Language: English
  • Genre: Action, Science Fiction
  • Themes: Mecha
  • Age Rating: 14+
  • Run Time: 180
  • Release Date: 1/3/2017
  • Weight: 0.5