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Char Voice Actor Narrates Gundam: Witch from Mercury Recap

Shuichi Ikeda was the narrator for the recap episode of Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury. Ikeda is the voice actor for Char Aznable in all of his appearances in Gundam and beyond. He also provided the voice of Gilbert Durandal in the Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny.

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You can actually watch the Shuichi Ikeda recap, as well as another Season 1 special, via the official Japanese Gundam YouTube channel. However, it is restricted to those within Japan. In order to watch it, you must physically be in the country or have a VPN. Ikeda’s recap goes over everything from the first episode to the last one of Season 1, so it obviously contains spoilers for what’s out so far in Gundam: The Witch From Mercury.

You can watch the recap here:


The other special on YouTube is the “Mobile Suit Gundam Witch From Mercury Special Alongside Season 1.” Mafia Kajita is the emcee. His guests are Yohei Azakami (Guel) and Shiori Izawa (Sophie). The special is a talk show in which the three of them discuss points from the show, as well as answer questions that fans sent in.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury is the newest mainline entry in the long-running Gundam series. It differs from its predecessors thanks to its female protagonist and how the majority of its setting actually takes place in school. The story centers around Suletta Mercury, who originates from Mercury, and her attempts to make friends at Asticassia School of Technology. However, her Gundam being illegal technology and her engagement with Miorine Rembran paint a target on her back.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury is streaming on Crunchyroll. Season 2 will start on April 9, 2023.

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Stephanie is a senior writer who has been writing for games journalism and translating since 2020. After graduating with a BA in English and a Certificate in Creative Writing, she spent a few years teaching English and history before fulfilling her childhood dream of becoming a writer. In terms of games, she loves RPGs, action-adventure, and visual novels. Aside from writing for Siliconera and Crunchyroll, she translates light novels, manga, and video games.