On the 22nd of August, Gundam’s official Youtube channel, Gundam.Info has uploaded a video showing the backstory for the new series. It will be set in a new continuity named Post Disaster or PD.
Set in the year PD 323, more than 300 years after a war known as the Calamity War, Earth has lost its government structure and the world is now ruled by “a new ruling system”.
Peace has returned for a few years but a new conflict has begun in the Mars Sphere.
Mobile Suit Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans is set for release on October 4, 2015