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Mobile Suit Gundam SEED C.E. 73: Stargazer

Mobile Suit Gundam SEED C.E. 73: Stargazer is a side story to the anime TV series, Gundam SEED Destiny. It has been streamed on Bandai Channel as an Original Net Animation. The show was directed by Susumu Nishizawa and written by Shigeru Morita, both staff members of Gundam SEED Destiny.

The GSX-401FW Stargazer

Taking place immediately following the Break the World incident, Stargazer stars Sven Cal Payang, a 19-year old male Natural who is a member of the Phantom Pain special forces and pilots the GAT-X105E Strike Noir. It also features Selene McGriff, a 28-year old female Coordinator and a researcher of the “Stargazer Project” for the Deep Space Survey and Development Organization (DSSD).

The series consists of three episodes, each running at 15-minutes long. The web broadcast began in July, 2006, with a new episode showing monthly. A DVD containing all three episodes as well as the two 5-minute long Gundam SEED Astray animated shorts was released on November 24. This DVD also contained a different ending for Stage 3 in which several scenes after the Phantom Pain attack are shown.