In the year Universal Century 0079, humanity lives in space colonies called Sides. Side 3, the Principality of Zeon, has declared war on the Earth Federation. After the intial fighting, an 8-month stalemate occured. However that stalemate breaks when Amuro Ray stumbles into the Gundam, the Earth Federation’s secret weapon. Now Amuro and the crew of White Base must stand up to Zeon in order to end the war.
Episodes: 43 (Only 42 are dubbed)
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 7, 1979 to Jan 26, 1980
Premiered: Spring 1979
Broadcast: Saturdays at 17:30 (JST)
Licensors: Right Stuf, Bandai Entertainment
Genres: Action, Mecha, Military, Sci-Fi, Shounen, Space
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older