The Goban, as its name suggests, was the fifth ship in the Third Expeditionary Fleet's new logistics group. The Goban also had the honor of being the fifth Odori-class Medium Freighter ever constructed.
Date entered service: YE 29
During Episode 2 - Human After All, while the crewmembers were recovering from their previous ordeal, they were given a Ketsueki-class Stealth Attack Frigate by Chusa Shimada Chisato to chase after the stolen Goban.
While attempting to recover the YSS Goban with the aid of the YSS Adauchi, The crew were ambushed by two SMX Ghullfrashirv-class Destroyers. The Goban and Adauchi were severely outgunned and later captured aboard ALPHA-01. During the capture, ALPHA-01 accidentally destroyed its sister ship, ALPHA-02 with a misfired torpedo.
Goban was irreparably damaged.
Shoi Ozaki Kyosuke
Heicho Nicholas Saiga
Nitô Hei Galar Vanatosk
Nitô Hei Luca Pavone
Santô Hei Ma'at Bolverk
Santô Hei Roken Techard
Doshii Jun said he was overwhelmed by the plot and his inability to pace it correctly. He wanted to satisfy his players, and after discussing options with some of them, he decided to close the Goban plotship.