Gundam Battle Operation NEXT (機動戦士ガンダム バトルオペレーションNEXT Kidō Senshi Gandamu Batoru Operēshon NEXT?) is a free to play, 5v5 team based action game, developed by B.B. Studio and published by Bandai Namco featuring over 50 mobile suits and mobile armours from several series, including Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam, Gundam 0080: War in the pocket, Gundam Wing, Gundam 08th MS Team, Gundam SEED, Gundam 00, Gundam Unicorn, Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans, MSV & MSV-R.
It was only available on the Japanese PlayStation Network via digital download.
Bandai Namco ended Gundam Battle Operation NEXT's services on Playstation 3 on June 28, 2018. However, the game would continue to see support on the Playstation 4.
On December 20, 2018, B.B. Studio announced on the official Gundam Battle Operation NEXT website that all services for the game would end on March 28, 2019.
Players are grouped into teams of five per side. The game will not begin until there is an equal number of participants and players from both sides confirm a complete launch preparation.