Athrun Zala

Athrun Zala (アスラン・ザラ, Asuran Zara?) is a fictional character from the Japanese science fiction anime television series Mobile Suit Gundam SEED and its sequel Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny, part of the Gundam franchise. In the former, Athrun Zala is introduced as a member from the military organization ZAFT, composed of genetically-enhanced humans known as Coordinators. Participating in the war between Coordinators and regular humans, refereed to as Naturals, Athrun discovered that his childhood friend Kira Yamato was a member of the Naturals military organization; the Earth Alliance, despite being a Coordinator. Across the series, Athrun encounters Kira at various times and after almost killing him, Athrun starts questioning his own motives to participate in the war. Athrun returns in Gundam SEED Destiny participating in another war, and is also the protagonist of its compilation films. He is voiced in Japanese by Akira Ishida and in English by Samuel Vincent.

Athrun has also appeared in manga adaptations from the series, taking the leading role in Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny: The Edge. He is also featured in various games from both Gundam SEED and the Gundam franchise, as well as crossovers in general. Athrun's character has been highly popular, taking high spots in polls from the Gundam franchise, as well as the Anime Grand Prix polls. Publications from manga, anime and other media have also commented on Athrun's character, providing positive response due to his relationships and his role in the series.

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