If you are a big fan of the Gurren Lagann anime, you already might know how it ends. But does Kamina really die in Gurren Lagann, or is he reincarnated later? Maybe, Kamina cannot die as he is the protagonist of our story.
Gurren Lagann’s manga is not that different from the anime. There is a number of decent mangas, but fans claim that it was meant to be seen with crazy animations. There’s a spin-off manga of Gurren Lagann where the whole story is set in high school with Lord Genome as the principal and Yoko, Simon, and Kamina as the students. However, a manga adaptation of the same came out in 2007. Published by ASCII Media Works and licensed by Bandai Entertainment, it was available in North American countries. Gurren Lagann also has a series of light novels to its name, and a Nintendo DS game has also been added to the collection in 2007 itself.
In the first season of Gurren Lagann, it is revealed that Kamina has been to the surface. But, the pre-series tells that Kamina’s father wanted him to come to the surface, but Kamina as a child, was pretty scared. Thus, Kamina was left behind. He was promised that they would meet again on the surface. Kamina is the entre force behind Team Gurren. People start realizing that they have been trapped and start following the path of Kamina. Team Gurren expands into “Team Dai Gurren” in no time under Kamina.
Yes, Kamina will die in Gurren Lagann. It is only time we realize we cannot save our favorite Kamina in Gurren Lagann. It is quite evident that Kamina dies in the series. The news of Kamina’s death is all over social media. Even though fans of Gurren Lagann have grieved over the death of Kamina, they have tried to figure the reason for his death. While people say that it was a turning point for Simon, some have argued that it brought focus to the series. Kamina dies in one of the greatest battles ever fought. Kamina captures the enemy’s moving fortress gets; the one that belonged to Thymilph. Injured Kamina joins Simon and forms the Gurren Lagann, and after landing the final “Giga Drill Breaker,” the Beastman General is defeated. Poor Kamina, who is caught up in his cockpit, dies a tragic death. In the end, he tells Simon to believe in himself.
Gurren Lagan Season 2, also referred to as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, is a mecha anime by Gainax. The first season consists of 27 scenes and was first aired in the September of 2007. Considering the fanbase of Gurren Lagann, there must have been a second season by now, but that seems like a far-fetched dream. It has been more than a decade that fans have been waiting for the announcement of the second season. But, there have been rumors all around that it will be renewed for a second season.
Gurren Lagann Characters
Simon is the protagonist of this series and lacks self-esteem. He does not have any parents and fears earthquakes. He is a digger of the Giha village. In the first episode itself, he is befriended by Kamina, a grown-up. He is from the same village but wishes to leave the underground. He wants to reach the surface and join his father there. He is aggressive and stubborn. Yoko Littner is one of the lead characters in the series. She possesses great experience in battles and can bring down gunmen with a blow. Viral is one of the members of the Human Eradication Army. He thinks of Kamina as a true rival. Thymilph, the crasher, is the first Supreme General of Spiral King’s. He is the main antagonist in concern.
Gurren Lagann has received a really high rating on multiple platforms. It was described as one of the liveliest series of recent times. The dubbed version of GL also received an “A” rating. It has received a number of positive reviews from people and still stands as one of the best mecha anime of all time.