Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin (manga)

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Alternative title:
Gundam Origini (Italian) 
Gundam: The Origin 
Kidō Senshi Gundam: The Origin (Japanese) 
機動戦士ガンダム THE ORIGIN (Japanese) 
機動戰士GUNDAM THE ORIGIN (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
Genres: action , drama , science fiction 
Themes: mecha , military 
Objectionable content: Significant 
User Ratings: 25 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 9 votes (Eng:3, raw:2, sub:1, others:3
1 Italian
1 Korean
1 French subtitled
 Excellent: 9 votes (Eng:8, raw:1)
 Very good: 2 votes (Eng:2)
 Good: 4 votes (Eng:3, ?:1)
 Decent: 1 vote (dub:1)
 So-so: -
 Not really good: -
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Seen in part or in whole by 105 users, rank: #754 (of 4709)
Median rating: Excellent
Arithmetic mean: 8.840 (Excellent), std. dev.: 1.1893, rank: #262 (of 4787)
Weighted mean: 8.768 (Excellent−), rank: #275 (of 4787) (seen all: 9.03 / seen some: 8.67)
Bayesian estimate: 8.632 (Excellent−), rank: #46 (of 2880)
Number of tankoubon: 23 
Vintage: 2001-06-25 to 2011-06-26 (serialized in Gundam Ace) 
Release dates: We have 87
A retelling of the original Mobile Suit Gundam series by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko, who happens to be the series' original character designer. 
While the Japanese volumes contain four to five chapters each, the English volumes only contain two apiece, hence the confusing juxtaposition in volume numbers and release dates. 
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Graphic novel
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 1) 2002-04-28 (from $91.44)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 2) 2002-08-28 (from $1.98)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 3) 2002-10-28
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 4) 2003-01-15 (from $1.98)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 5) 2003-05-15 (from $7.15)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 6) 2003-07-10 (from $7.15)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 7) 2003-10-15 (from $7.15)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 8) 2003-11-28 (from $7.15)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 9) 2004-02-15 (from $19.67)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 10) 2004-04-09 (from $7.15)
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 11) 2004-06-09
    Gundam: The Origin (GN 12) 2004-07-14
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Activation (GN 1) 2013-03-26 (from $20.53)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Garma (GN 2) 2013-06-25 (from $20.53)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Ramba Ral (GN 3) 2013-09-24 (from $20.53)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Jaburo (GN 4) 2013-12-17 (from $20.66)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Char & Sayla (GN 5) 2014-03-25 (from $20.66)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - To War (GN 6) 2014-06-17 (from $20.66)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Battle of Loum (GN 7) 2014-09-30 (from $20.66)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Operation Odessa (GN 8) 2014-12-16 (from $19.06)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Lalah (GN 9) 2015-03-17 (from $22.46)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Solomon (GN 10) 2015-06-16 (from $21.74)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - A Cosmic Glow (GN 11) 2015-09-15 (from $19.30)
    Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin - Encounters (GN 12) 2015-12-15 (from $18.84)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Story & Art: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko 
Original creator:
Hajime Yatate 
Yoshiyuki Tomino 
Mechanical design: Kunio Okawara 

Cover Art: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko 
Japanese companies
Original Concept:
Sotsu Co., Ltd. 
Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten 
English staff
English cast
Anita Sengupta 
Melissa Tanaka (Vertical) 

Adaptation: Mark Simmons 
Cover Design: Mark Schumann 
Editing: Ian Robertson 
Editor-in-Chief: Hyoe Narita 
Graphics & Design: Mark Schumann 
Managing Editor: Annette Roman 
Anthony Quintessenza (Vertical) 
Daniela Yamada (Vertical) 
Grace Lu (Vertical) 
Hiroko Mizuno (Vertical) 
Nicole Dochych (Vertical) 
Risa Cho (Vertical) 
Production manager: Noboru Watanabe 
Publisher: Seiji Horibuchi 
Touch-up & Lettering: Steve Dutro 
VP of Sales & Marketing: Rick Bauer 
English companies
Licensed by:
Vertical (2012) 
Viz Media (2002-4) 
French staff
French companies
Publisher: Pika Édition 
French cast
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Luis Alis (Norma Editorial; last vols.) 
Narcís Lozano (Norma Editorial) 
Pol Roca (Norma Editorial) 
Spanish companies
Publisher: Norma Editorial 
Translation: TRADUCCIONES IMPOSIBLES (Norma Editorial) 
Italian staff
Italian companies
Publisher: Editions Star Comics 
Italian cast
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
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