Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Vol. 1: Grim Reality User ReviewsMovie


A fresh look at an old story


The newest Gundam franchise to reach America, SEED takes the original Gundam story and basically just gives it modern-day treatment.
Set in the C.E. (Cosmic Era) timeline, the story picks up an ongoing war between the Earth Alliance & ZAFT, having just escalated after the "Bloody Valentine" tragedy. Civilian Kira Yamato is a Coordinator living among Naturals who stumbles across the Alliance's newest weapon, the Strike Gundam, and is forced into combat as a pilot. Soon he comes across his childhood friend, Athrun Zala, who now is a pilot for ZAFT, and Kira must decide whether or not to join h...