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Advance of Zeta: The Traitor to Destiny (Advance of Zeta: Toki ni Aragaishi Mono,ADVANCE OF Ζ 刻に抗いし者) is a light novel written by Junichi Kamino in 2010. It is a side-story of the Advance of Zeta: The Flag of Titans novel, and is set in U.C. 0085. Immediately following its conclusion it was continued by the follow up series Blue Wings of the AEUG and Mace of Judgment.

Plot Summary

Van Asiliaino, Danica McGuire, and her older brother, Ernest McGuire. The destiny of these three individuals with a connection stronger than family starts to change in a big way since the Zeon Forces invaded Earth during the One Year War. According to the author, Junichi Kamino, AOZ is the chronicle of their conflicts and growth. A story that draws a line of belief while seeking truth in a world without hope. It carries a message of finding hope by yourself in a closed society. Another Z Gundam sidestory, “Advance of Z: The Traitor to Destiny” was created with a new staff, new mecha, characters and setting establishment differing from that of "Advance of Zeta: The Flag of Titans".


Chapter 00: The Boys' One Year War

Chapter 01: Time Starts to Move

Chapter 02: It’s Not a War Yet

Chapter 03: Separation

Chapter 04: Reason for Fighting

Chapter 05: Cyber Newtype

Chapter 06: You Dare Point a Gun at me?

Chapter 07: The Beginning of the War

In 0087 U.C., the conflict in space intensifies between Titans and AEUG, while in Earth, Keraunos join forces with Karaba to battle the Titans. Van piloting the Wagtail battles Hi-Zack (Vanargand) and surprisingly finds out the pilot is non other than Ernest McGuire.

Chapter 08: The Heart is not Broken

Chapter 09: To the Battlefield

Chapter 10: The Battle of New Guinea (Part.01)

Chapter 11: The Battle of New Guinea (Part.02)

Chapter 12: Separation



  • Van Asiliaino - Age 18, a former Earth Federation cadet. He was interrogated by Titans for knowing the truth of the 30th Colony in Side 1's territory incident.
  • Danica McGuire - Age 18, she is a childhood friend of Van and young sister of Ernest.
  • Volker Merckx - He is the captain of the Zanzibar-class Keraunos.
  • Lucien Bendt - A former Zeon ace MS pilot and leader of Keraunos Squadron. He is a good CO who's always looking out for Van and Danica. He pilots a custom GM Cannon II, while his Hizack (Keraunos Squad) has been assigned to Danica.
  • Lopes Akiyama - He is the mechanic aboard the Zanzibar-Class Keraunos.
  • Pantani -Original Earth Federation army captain. Captain of Keraunos hand-to-hand combat troops.One Year War to combat Volker us at, and has a past that saved their lives.


  • Dr. Alvíss - Lead developer of the Gundam [Kestrel] project.
  • Avey Alva - Born into wealth and one of the founding families behind Anaheim Electronics, She lived a comfortable lifestyle until witnessing the reality of strife within the Earth Sphere when she decides to join the AEUG.
  • Cristian Kirk - Cristian is a veteran of the One Year War who was assigned to participate in Operation Star One where he was assigned one of the Federations Mass production GM's. After the war he was assigned to a military academy where he became an instructor. He morally opposes and as such he joins the AEUG and becomes the Captain of the Salamis-class (Delphi).
  • Souichi Obino - A former member of the Titans, who chooses to desert and join the AEUG after seeing a video showing the extreme lengths the Titans will go to after witnessing the Colony 30 incident.

Earth Federation Forces/Titans

  • Ernest McGuire - Age 23, works as a teaching assistant at the military academy that Van and Danika attend. He is assigned to Titans.
  • Hewitt Reines - He is a captain and Titans member. He was assign to pursue the Keraunos.
  • Obino - An ensign and pilot of the a GM Quel.
  • Ethelbert Hincapie - Linus's subordinate and Ernest's comrade. A scouting specialist, he rarely participates in direct combat, preferring to provide support from the rear. His rank is Ensign and pilot of a Zaku Recon Type.
  • Ewen Bader - A Titans MS pilot put aboard the Nicosia to observe Captain Albert and Lt. Linus. His rank is Lt. Commander.
  • Rossweisse - A young Strengthened Human girl from the Oakland Newtype Research Institute. Like other Strengthened Humans, she developed an emotional disorder and was subsequently classified as "UF" (Unfinished).
  • Dr. Loki - A researcher from the Oakland Newtype Research Institute.
  • Bong -Brigadier General. A friend of the father of Ernest, principal of the academy. I do not have a very good feeling to the Titans, but write a letter of recommendation for Ernest.
  • Javier -Corporal. It offers a temporary truce Haupuman at the beginning and try to cooperate to escape from the desert region of North America.

Principality of Zeon



Mobile Weapons

Vehicles and Support Units

Anti Earth Union Group (AEUG)

Mobile Weapons

Vehicles and Support Units

Earth Federation Forces/Titans

Mobile Weapons

Vehicles and Support Units



See also




  1. ISBN 978-4-04-870457-1
  2. ISBN 978-4-04-870855-5


  1. ISBN 978-4-04-870456-4
  2. ISBN 978-4-04-870653-7
  3. ISBN 978-4-04-870856-2
  4. ISBN 978-4-04-886123-6

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