The second 21 episodes of the futuristic Japanese anime. Set in the year 0079 of the Universal Century, the programme chronicles the war between the Earth Federation and the Principality of Zeon. To try and counter the rebellion, the Earth Federation creates humanoid mobile suits known as the RX-78 Gundam. Out of desperation, the suits are forced into battle commanded by untrained civilians and refugees, including young Amuro Ray (voice of Tôru Furuya). The episodes are: 'Operation Rescue Matilda', 'Close Combat!', 'The Battle of Odessa', 'Char Returns', 'A Female Spy Sneaks Aboard', 'The Atlantic', 'Jaburo Is Breached', 'A Tiny Line of Defense', 'Zanzibar', 'Breakthrough Strategy', 'Coniscon's Assault', 'A Fateful Encounter', 'The Battle to Capture Solomon', 'Be Afraid! The Mobile Big Zam', 'The Duel in Texas', 'Char and Sayla', 'The New Type: Challia Bull', 'Lalah and the Elmeth', 'Cosmic Radiance', 'Space Fortress A Baoa Qu' and 'Escape'.