The second opening theme for the recompilation TV series Mobile Suit Gundam THE ORIGIN: Eve of the Red Comet is “Hisōbi” by LUNA SEA. LUNA SEA is performing all three of the anime’s opening songs. The first opening song is titled “Sora no Uta ~Higher and Higher~”, with member SUGIZO producing the ending songs.
Character designer and chief director of the series Yoshikazu Yasuhiko will be providing illustrations for two CD jackets for the openings’ single release. Limited Edition A depicts art from Mobile Suit Gundam THE ORIGIN, while Limited Edition B depicts the band LUNA SEA.
Both Limited Editions and the Normal Editions are priced at 1,389 yen and will release May 29th.
1. Sora no Uta ~Higher and Higher~
Universal Music Store will be releasing luxury editions of the singles that will include a music video DVD and T-shirts. Limited Edition A includes CD, DVD and T-shirt for 7,000 yen, while Limited Edition B includes the CD and T-shirt for 6,000 yen. Their editions begin pre-orders April 15 at 18:00 JST.
Based on the six Mobile Suit Gundam THE ORIGIN installments that screened from 2015 through 2018, a 13 episode TV series was re-edited and will be broadcast starting April 29, 2019 on NHK General.