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Japan: Mobile Suit Gundam

Categories: East Asia, Japan, Arts & Culture, Education, Ideas, Science

On the occasion of the foundation of the International Gundam Society [1] (国際ガンダム学会) during the Hiroshima Anime Biennale in August, Kange [2] debates the aims of the research group which will study the future of mankind through the animated series Mobile Suit Gundam [3](機動戦士ガンダム). The blogger explains how the researchers at IGS, captained by a Chairman and a Vice experts in scientific fields, will focus on the anime itself as well as the anthropological and sociological aspects of the world represented in the series.