For those who are not familiar with Gundam. Gundam Wing is an alternate universe series sidelined from the origanal series 'Mobile Suit Gundam' which was origanally brought out in the 70's and has had many new series being turned out ever since. GW included.
It's set on Earth in the year After Colony 195. Earth has several space colonies orbiting it which are inhabited by millions of people who left the earth to live there. For a time, the world and colonies lived in peace. Until a war started for the colonies. Much blood was shed and although the war is over in this series, people on the colonies are still hating the Earth.
The story follows five pilots of gundam mobile suits. Heero Yuy, Duo Maxwell, Trowa Barton, Qautre Rabera Winner and Wufei Chang.
These five youngsters may look handsome but they are adapted to war and are resolved on destroying the military organisation that controls Earth called the earthsphere Aliance.
As they are sent to Earth they must go under cover, keep their identiies secret and destroy military bases along the way using their highly effective robotic fighting machines called gundams.
The first two episodes show us each pilot and focuses especially on Heero Yuy, who has been spotted by the foreign ministers daughter Relena Darlian. He had the misfourtune of her finding him unconciencous on a beach. Now Relena wants to find out more about him, why? You ask? She's curious, after all, why does he say he's going to kill her for seeing him?
As the story progresses, it gets deeper. This is political warfare at it's best ladies and gentlemen.Read more ›