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Pale Cocoon

Pale Cocoon

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Aoi Tamago
Japanese: ペイル・コクーン

Information

Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 10, 2005
Genres: Drama, Sci-Fi
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 7.701 (scored by 17834 users)
Ranked: #9482
Popularity: #830
Members: 29,760
Favorites: 163
1 indicates a weighted score
2 based on the top anime page.

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Popular Tags

drama sci-fi

Synopsis

A future where the continuity of history has broken off, a world of enormous ruins that continues endlessly. Oceans and continents have vanished, existing only within the archives brought up from the remains. Ura works in the Archive Excavation Department, which restores and analyzes the data left behind. One day, he finds a disturbing visual record...

(Source: ANN)

Characters & Voice Actors

Ura
Ura
Main
Nakao, Michio
Japanese
Nakao, Michio
Meyer, Dirk
German
Meyer, Dirk
...
Riko
Riko
Main
Schadt, Shandra
German
Schadt, Shandra
Volpe, Isabelle
French
Volpe, Isabelle
...
Yamaguchi, Yoko
Yamaguchi, Yoko
Main
Koyama, Yuka
Japanese
Koyama, Yuka
Souterelle, Frédéric
French
Souterelle, Frédéric
...

Staff

Yoshiura, Yasuhiro
Director
Okada, Tohru
Music



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Nov 8, 2007
ElectricSlime
Pale Cocoon tells the story of a post-apocalyptic Earth as observed by two humans, a man and a woman. They are involved in the extraction and cleaning of digital archives left by humans many years before. They include all types of media, pictures of Earth, newspaper clippings, video... the works. They are to a certain extent futuristic archaeologists. The story follows them as they hope to unravel Earth's history. Although short, as one off OVA, it doesn't feel like it is short. If that makes any sense. The plot is nicely developed and reaches an interesting conclusion.

The animation and direction for Pale Cocoon is read more
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Oct 17, 2009
SamFury
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Story
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“In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true.”
-Buddah

The audience opens their eyes to a set of wrought iron stairs, coiling about a brilliant pillar of golden light. It illuminates the dreary recesses of this world, the rusting iron, the sluggish gait of the excavators leaving their cubicles. This is the fate of mankind, stuffed into the interiors of the planet because the surface has rotted away from overpopulation. At least it’s not global warming that dooms us, Pale Cacoon predicts it’s a lack of protection. read more
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Recommendations

Made by the same studio, Has the same mysterious feeling of wanting to know what is happening.
Post-apocalyptic sci-fi and deal with multilevel-ground. Main characters curious about how the real world is. And one day, when they finallyrealize the truth about the real world, something is happened.

Opening Theme

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Ending Theme

"Aoi Tamago" by Little Moa

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Poll: Pale Cocoon Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 3 )
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