- Episode 1 Gundam Rising
- Manga Chapter(s):1, 2 and 3
Both the anime and manga begin with pretty much the same description of the war.
Several Zakus approach the colony at Side 7 and enter. In the manga two teams come. One led by Sergeant Ash.
In the anime, Fraw comes to visit Amuro. White Base docks and Bright visits Tem Ray. These events are swapped in the manga,.
In the manga, Ash's Zaku infiltrators and the RX-78-01 Prototype Gundam.