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RX-105 Ξ Gundam

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General and Technical Data

Model number: RX-105
Code name: 
Ξ Gundam
Unit type:
 prototype general purpose mobile suit
Manufacturer: Anaheim Electronics
Operator: Mafty
Rollout: unknown
First deployment: April UC 0105
Accommodation: pilot only, in panoramic monitor/linear seat cockpit in torso
Dimensions: head height 26.0 meters
Weight: empty 32.0 metric tons; max gross 80.0 metric tons
Armor materials: Gundarium alloy
Powerplant: Minovsky type ultracompact fusion reactor, output rated at 3,980 kW
Propulsion: rocket thrusters: 160,000 kg total
Performance: unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown; 2 x Minovsky Flight Unit, can generate beam barriers, mounted on shoulders
Fixed armaments: 2 x vulcan gun, mounted in head; 2 x beam saber, stored in recharge racks in shoulders, hand-carried in use; shield, includes beam cannon on tip, mounted on left arm
Optional hand armaments: beam rifle
Remote weapons: 10 x funnel missile, mounted on rear skirt armor

Technical and Historical Notes

The RX-105 Ξ Gundam was a fifth generation mobile suit developed in UC 0105 by Anaheim Electronics for the anti-Federation military group Mafty. The Ξ Gundam was the sister unit to the Earth Federation Forces’ RX-104FF Penelope, but it included more advanced technology like built-in Minovsky Flight Units. These units, mounted on the shoulders, allowed the Ξ Gundam to utilize a Flight Form. Beam barriers generated in Flight Form allowed the Ξ Gundam to achieve supersonic flight with speeds of Mach 2. The Ξ Gundam’s armaments included a beam rifle, beam saber, a shield (with beam cannon) and 10 psycommu-guided funnel missiles. In April UC 0105, Hathaway Noa (aka Mafty Navue Erin) traveled to low Earth orbit to retrieve the Ξ Gundam from the Cargo Pisa. As the Ξ Gundam descended into Earth’s atmosphere, it engaged in a midair battle with Lane Aim’s Penelope. Hathaway used the Ξ Gundam’s funnel missiles to defeat the Penelope and escape the area.

Miscellaneous Information

Pilot: Mafty Navue Erin (aka Hathaway Noa)
First appearance: Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway
Original mechanical designer(s): Hajime Katoki, Seiichi Nakatani
Note: Based on the RX-105 Ξ Gundam from the Hathaway’s Flash novels

Lineart

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Gundam Narrative Info


Director:
Shunichi Yoshizawa

Writer:
Harutoshi Fukui

Mechanical Designer(s):
Hajime Katoki
Eiji Komatsu

Character Designer(s):
Kumiko Takahashi
Se Jun Kim

Musical Composer:
Hiroyuki Sawano

Theatrical Release:
Japan 11.30.2018
U.S. 02.19.2019

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