Nozomi Schedules “Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin: Chronicle of Char and Sayla Collection” Release

Nozomi Entertainment will be teaming up with Sunrise Inc. to bring Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin to North American home video this summer. The four-episode first part of the anime adaptation of Yoshikazu Yasuhiko’s prequel is now scheduled for an August 1st Blu-ray release.




About Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin Chronicle Of Char And Sayla Collection Blu-Ray

Retail Price: $64.99
Store Price: $42.24

Mobile Suit Gundam The Origin: Chronicle of Char and Sayla contains episodes 1-4.

Universal Century 0068. Side 3, the Autonomous Republic of Munzo.

Zeon Zum Deikun, who has been leading Munzo toward independence from the Earth Federation, collapses and dies in the middle of a speech. As the Zabi family seizes control of Side 3, Deikun’s children, Casval and Artesia, take refuge on Earth and begin peaceful lives under new identities. But the Zabi family is preparing for war with the Federation, and the two orphans will find themselves drawn into the growing conflict…

Special Features: Promos, “Chronicle of the Loum Battlefield” Preview, “On the Other Side of Space” Music Video.


  • Publisher: SUNRISE INC
  • Media: Blu-ray
  • Spoken Language: English, Japanese
  • Subtitle Language: English
  • Genre: Action, Drama, Science Fiction
  • Themes: Battles, Mecha
  • Age Rating: 14+
  • Run Time: 243
  • Release Date: 8/1/2017
  • Weight: 0.5


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