AnimeSuki Forums

Register Forum Rules FAQ Members List Social Groups Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   AnimeSuki Forum > Anime Discussion > Current Series > Gundam


View Poll Results: Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans - Episode 05 Rating
Perfect 10 14 28.00%
9 out of 10 : Excellent 22 44.00%
8 out of 10 : Very Good 9 18.00%
7 out of 10 : Good 3 6.00%
6 out of 10 : Average 2 4.00%
5 out of 10 : Below Average 0 0%
4 out of 10 : Poor 0 0%
3 out of 10 : Bad 0 0%
2 out of 10 : Very Bad 0 0%
1 out of 10 : Painful 0 0%
Voters: 50. You may not vote on this poll

Thread Tools
Old 2015-11-01, 02:31   Link #1
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Unspecified
Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans Episode 5 Discussion / Poll

Welcome to the discussion thread for Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans, Episode 5.

Thread Guidelines
  • Raw requests and offers are not permitted anywhere on this forum.
  • Spoilers or hints about future events must not be posted in this thread.
    If you need to reference something that would spoil a future event, reply directly with a private message, or seek out a more appropriate thread.
  • Discuss your expectations of the episode if it has not aired yet.
  • Be polite to your fellow forum members.
  • Please try to keep the discussion on-topic.
  • Do not post multiple times in a row. Please edit your existing post if you wish to add additional thoughts.
Episode Thread Spoiler Policy
  • Any comment that discloses events, characters, plot or other information before it is revealed in the anime is expressly forbidden whether or not it is behind spoiler tags.
    Spoiler tags should still be used where appropriate.
    Please consult the AnimeSuki Spoiler Policy for more information.
  • Adding a Spoiler tag:
    Just highlight your spoiler and click the button found
    on the "Quick Reply" and "Reply to Thread" forms.
    Make sure that you include a useful title!
  • Please use the Report button if you see any inappropriate spoilers:
    Click the button found to the left of the post, just under the poster's avatar.
    Using the Report button is anonymous and helps the Moderators
    locate and deal with problems quickly.
  • Posting inappropriate spoilers may result in a ban.
    Note: Reporting a post does not mean the poster will be banned instantly.
    The Moderators will use bans if warnings are repeatedly ignored.
RRW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 05:34   Link #2
You are Dominated!
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Earth
Age: 27
Episode 5

Destroy This Rebirth
LightningZERO is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 05:55   Link #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2007
nice episode...

maybe right now they will be call barbatos as a gundam
donie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:00   Link #4
too tired
Join Date: Jan 2011
Age: 91
Mika sure is popular with girls. To have two girls come to you at the hanger.
Loved the action for this episode.
I thought that old-dude would get caught for his betrayel much later but I guess not
So far this series has simply been awesome for me. ...Finally the horror of Age and G no Reco will dissapear from my mind....
n0m@n is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:02   Link #5
Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2015
Originally Posted by LightningZERO View Post
Episode 5

Why the hell does this never work for me anymore ever since I moved back to the East Coast it never plays anymore.
Skaddix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:31   Link #6
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2014
I guess that's one way to treat a traitor.
B214 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:32   Link #7
Ryuuoh DeltaPlus
Totally a newbie here
Join Date: Oct 2014
Location: Philippines
This episode really packed a punch!

The way they dealed with Todo's really amusing
Ryuuoh DeltaPlus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:54   Link #8
Obelisk ze Tormentor
Black Steel Knight
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Indonesia
Another winner episode. The show finally went with the traditional cat-&-mouse game, and it was as tense as the best moments in Gundam series like the Whitebase/Archangel/Ptolemaios chase with the opposing force. Orga is one sly bastard. That’s one good tactic there.

Gaelio’s piloting skill is not bad for someone with a custom MS. But not really above Jerid-level from Zeta . Let’s see if he can improve.

Oh, and we have an “official” name for our Char-clone. No, it’s not “The Red Comet” nor “The Lightning Count” nor “The Hawk of Endymion”. It’s “Chocolate-man”!! Must be the best Char-clone nickname yet!

So, Mika has been snacking on Mars currant or something, and Atra is the one who supplied him all this time. Girl, I hope you didn’t put something in it .

Last but not least, don't tell me that Todo will be the Patrick Colasour of this series . That man deserve a long and painful death. Speaking of painful death: goodbye Coral and good riddance. That mace-piledriver-through-cockpit death must have granted him a rest in pieces .
Obelisk ze Tormentor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 06:59   Link #9
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Somewhere on Earth
Great action and risky strategy! I gotta give Eugene some credit for pulling that off as that looked hard as hell. Mika is a legit badass pilot imo. "It's that Chocolate Man". Ha. I got a feeling they will face each other again in the future. Gaelio's piloting skills is alright, didn't impress me that much though.

Todo got what he deserved lol. The coward bastard has gotten on almost everyone's nerves including mine
<img src= border=0 alt= />
Stark700 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:03   Link #10
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2011
I dont think theres much I can say other than this episode really delivered

Keep it up!!!

Next episode seems to be a breather, as they head for earth and each side figures out how they are gonna handle each other in their next encounter

Gotta say the standard Graze's fare much better in space too, though thats sorta to be expected with zero gravity

The most interesting part though is where McGillis notes that throughout history MS bearing that name (Gundam) have appeared in key points in history.......hmmmmmmmm
Skye629 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:04   Link #11
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Age: 24
The animation quality has taken a weird turn. The models was not detailed a lot of the times, but the movement was top notch.
Zantetsuken is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:08   Link #12
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2015
The orbital mechanics were a bit wonky - objects in lower orbit are faster than objects in higher orbit. With that being said, Tekkadan's ship wasn't all that lower than her pursuers, so the speed difference shouldn't have been that great... I'll give the writers a pass.

Splendid episode, all in all. I love the gritty combat - no lasers, no beam weapons, just cold metal. It's refreshing, really!

Also, Chocolate-man? That's probably the most fitting name I've heard in the series for a Char-clone.
dienrachen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:17   Link #13
( ಠ_ಠ)
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Somewhere, between the sacred silence and sleep
Wired swing by ftw

Haven't had this much fun watching Gundam for over a decade
aohige is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:32   Link #14
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2005
Heh... I was just smirking along with McGillis when he brought up the historical reference to Gundam and lol at the end there having a sense of humour he is pretty cool
Boukenxha is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:45   Link #15
Obelisk ze Tormentor
Black Steel Knight
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Indonesia
I just hope the “historical”-thing about the Gundams that McGillis mentioned is only referring to this series own history of the Calamity War and not the stupid Dark History. Turn-A being the one show that shove that stupid concept down our throat is more than enough.
Obelisk ze Tormentor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:46   Link #16
Titans Test Team Pilot
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: The Elysium
Really loving the space battle here. Using solid projectiles is a very neat change for once. Devastating at close range (Mika punching a hole through that unnamed Graze's cockpit), while disruptive at best at longer ranges (Akihiro knocking around distant targets)

Having Todo thrown out this early was a surprise but it also speak volumes about Orga seeing through Todo's acts despite them being done out of his view.

Also, that G-Saviour armor purge move.
"You cannot be bad at watching a movie. You cannot be bad at listening to an album.
...But you can be bad at playing a videogame, and the game will punish you and deny you access to the rest of the videogame."
StratoSpear is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:48   Link #17
Obelisk ze Tormentor
Black Steel Knight
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Indonesia
Originally Posted by StratoSpear View Post
Also, that G-Saviour armor purge move.
Please don't remind me of that awful movie
Obelisk ze Tormentor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:51   Link #18
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2006
I was expecting Todo to be airlocked but not live in a closet sized lifepod. Orga is too nice to execute people himself.

Heh~ Anybody else loving proper English in IBO?

Goodness Mika "Chocolate Man",you make MacGillis sound like a pedophile without meaning to.

Coral is dead. At least he won't suffer anymore with his constant bungling schemes to spark a war.

The Inspector want to capture Kudelia to turn her to a puppet in order to deal with the independence movement. They and their Gjallarhorn bosses aren't war mongers but they like status quo.

I'm guessing the reason why Gjallarhorn does not want Mars to be independent is that it would show it is not needed anymore.

Funding would not only dry up on Mars but on the rest of Earth Sphere and Out Sphere. Gjallarhorn would be obsolete.

I'm guessing Gjallarhorn would pull a coup just to keep control eventually.
ReddyRedWolf is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:55   Link #19
Patriot's Blade
its Ghost Madoka time!!!
Join Date: May 2009
Location: brunei darusalam
Send a message via Yahoo to Patriot's Blade
so Akihiro's Graze isn't equiped with the Alaya-Vijnana System? which makes him hard to pilot the machine unless he either trained hard enough or they later modify the cockpit to implement the system,

could have sworn Eugene's stunt with the ship's cable was wacky as hell, at least he made it in one piece, despite Orga even joking about his so called death flag "apologize to him in heaven"

i thought "Chocolate man" was a more fitting name for that detective guy from AGE,

the moon was severely damaged during the Calamity War & it isn't bright anymore? that just sounds like an Aldnoah.Zero reference, so instead of a space colony dropped on Australia like what Zeon did, its a piece of the moon that made the crater?
"legends said that Alto Saotome made a correct decision, he left both Ranka Lee & Sheryl Nome to marry the skies & proceed to make love with her, it was a long sight to behold according to the witnesses, the sky is now pregnant"
Patriot's Blade is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 2015-11-01, 07:59   Link #20
Lumine Passio
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Age: 9
More and more like human, huh?

You know, Coral's death is actually because of human's habit (turning around when startled, instead of accelerate his way out), which is foolish - at that range, even the Ahab particles couldn't block sensors. Why should you turn back to see death coming to you?

Hmm... Do you like Mikazuki to keep Fareed, Gaelio and Ein as his enemies throughout the series and kill them one by one, or, for at least one to switch side or become neutral?
Fireminer is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:03.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
We use Silk.