There is no war but battles take place to determine who will rule for a period of a year. . . . .
They couldn't decide that with a game of tic tac toe. Maybe even rock paper scissors?
Forget that no one is supposed to die. You're in a very very huge mechanical item stocked with weapons that you will use against your opponent.
You really think there's no chance of injury? Death is a definite possibility regardless of the rules.
You say smart. I say barbaric.
It's one of my least favorite of all the gundams