One of mobile suit Gundam’s most anticipated animated features has been postponed due to the coronavirus. Specifically, the movie mobile suit Gundam Hathaway is now scheduled for release in summer 2021. Originally, the movie was supposed to release in July 2020 but was postponed due to the coronavirus. The reason for the prolonged delay was not clear but most likely has to do with the coronavirus. It appears that the production of wishes to wait until a time when the virus is no longer an issue. Which is a massive disappointment for all the most loyal mobile suit Gundam fans.
Mobile suit Gundam Hathaway is the newest installment in a recent trend for the series. That is instead of animating new were branch off of the original series older works are being animated. Notable examples of this include mobile suit Gundam unicorn which is set in the same universe. However, it is unclear how much influence it will have on mobile suit Gundam Hathaway. That being said, fans are eager to finally see an animated habitation one of the original creators later works. The movie and the light novel it’s based off are sequels mobile suit Gundam Shar’s counterattack.
Mobile suit Gundam Hathaway takes place nearly a decade after the events of that film. Following the character of Hathaway Noh who was influenced by those events. this film will follow the events of the light novel as he deals with a changing earth. Additionally, he is faced with reconciling his personal beliefs with the ideals of the fallen heroes from Shar’s counterattack. The series also introduces a new collection of mobile suits. These particular units including the new Gundam had a massive effect on the universe of mobile suit Gundam. Indeed, this definitive work influenced all later works from the original series. So, it is with great anticipate and in patients that fans await the arrival of mobile suit Gundam Hathaway.