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Dec 01, 2022

GUNDAM EVOLUTION launches on consoles, and begins Season 2 of the free-to-player hero shooter

From Press Release:

TOKYO, JAPAN (December 1, 2022) – Leading video game developer Bandai Namco Online Inc. and publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. today announced that GUNDAM EVOLUTION, the franchise’s first-ever free-to-play hero shooter, is now available on PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox One in North America, Europe and Japan. Additionally, the recently announced GUNDAM EVOLUTION Season 2 has officially kicked off and is set to introduce a variety of new features and updates in two half-season intervals.

The first Season 2 update is now available, and includes the following:

  • Addition of the new unit Nu Gundam

  • New Destruction rule “Colony Trading Post” map

  • 170 new custom items for the Season 2 Mobius update

  • Ability to change one’s player name

  • New custom match functionalities (PC version only. Console version under development)

    • Spectator Mode

    • Coaching Function

    • Time Out Function

    • Room ID Change Function

  • Ranked match adjustments (various changes to rating and matchmaking systems)

  • Distribution of season Title rewards

  • Unit Pack Mobius item set (contents are as follows)

    • New unit Nu Gundam

    • Nu Gundam unit skin: Another Code

    • Nu Gundam weapon skin: Another Code

    • Amuro Ray (CCA) Ver. 2 portrait

  • Additional MP exchange-only items

    • Pale Rider (Space Design)

    • Gundam Barbatos (Second Form)

  • Events commemorating the console version launch

    • Event period: duration of Season 2

    • And more (please see the official website for more details)

  • Additional service areas for the PC version

    • India, Vietnam, Turkey, Israel, Ukraine, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic

  • Balance patches for each unit

  • Stabilization of network environment and improved convenience of re-matching

  • Renewal of present boxes

Various campaigns will continue to be implemented throughout Season 2 so that players can enjoy GUNDAM EVOLUTION during the holiday season.

The Season 2 update is themed around the anime film “Mobile Suit Gundam: Char’s Counterattack,” and details can be found in a top-secret Mission Briefing accessible at the following link: Meanwhile, a trailer spotlighting the theme of Season 2, Mobius, can be viewed here:

GUNDAM EVOLUTION is a free-to-play team-based first-person shooter featuring 6v6 PvP combat with playable mobile suits from across the Gundam universe. The game offers three objective-based game modes: Point Capture, Domination and Destruction. The title presents a unique set of challenges that requires teams to craft and execute formidable offensive and defensive strategies to emerge victorious.

GUNDAM EVOLUTION is now available for PC via STEAM® in parts of North America, Europe, Asia, and Japan. Service areas for the PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and Xbox One are listed on the official website (

For more information about GUNDAM EVOLUTION, please visit the official website at GUNDAMEVOLUTION.COM, or join the conversation on Twitter at