Creator of Gundam says his goal is to crush Demon Slayer and Evangelion

Originally published on Sora News by Casey Baseel

Age has in no way mellowed out Yoshiyuki Tomino.

Gundam is unique in that the myriad branches of the franchise all have their own individual storytelling style and atmosphere, but the overarching theme is essentially “giant robots cool, but war bad.” That said, Gundam creator Yoshiyuki Tomino isn’t averse to a pretty aggressive choice of words when discussing his motivations and goals.

Tomino was recently interviewed for a segment on broadcaster TV Asahi’s Isamu Hayashi’s Ima Deshou Koza variety program. During the conversation, Tomino offered some startling thoughts on Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, whose theatrical anime recently

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