Houkago no Pleiades (TV)


Wish Upon the Pleiades

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Afterschool Pleiades, Hokago no Pleiades
Japanese: 放課後のプレアデス
English: Wish Upon the Pleiades
German: Wish Upon the Pleiades
Spanish: Wish Upon the Pleiades
French: Wish Upon the Pleiades
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 9, 2015 to Jun 25, 2015
Premiered: Spring 2015
Broadcast: Thursdays at 02:44 (JST)
Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
Studios: Gainax
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: SpaceSpace
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 6.741 (scored by 1263912,639 users)
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Ranked: #54012
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3657
Members: 36,247
Favorites: 123

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Synopsis

The sky is the limit in Houkago no Pleiades. With telescope in hand, Subaru is set to go to the observation room of her school in order to get a view of that night's meteor shower. What she least expects is that behind the observatory door was not the starry skies, but a lavish garden, complete with a resplendent fountain and a mysterious young boy with long red hair.

But the garden soon disappeared, as if Subaru was only imagining things. All that remains of that brilliant sight is an odd, bouncing blob creature that leads her to another magical door, occupied by other girls in magical witch-like costumes. Revelations start hitting Subaru one after the other: one of the girls in the room is her childhood friend Aoi, the little blob is actually an alien of a species called the Pleiadians trying to return home, and Subaru has been selected by him to become the newest member of their group!

Now Subaru's dreams of the stars have come true in the wildest way, as she and her friends attempt to gather pieces of the Pleiadian spacecraft engine to return the being to his home. But they're not the only ones after the engine parts, and they have no idea why!

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Characters & Voice Actors

Subaru

Main
Takamori, Natsumi
Japanese

Nanako

Main
Fujita, Saki
Japanese

Aoi

Main
Ohashi, Ayuru
Japanese

Itsuki

Main
Tateno, Kanako
Japanese

Hikaru

Main
Makino, Yui
Japanese

Minato

Supporting
Kuwashima, Houko
Japanese

Subaru's Father

Supporting
Katou, Masayuki
Japanese

Subaru's Mother

Supporting
Satou, Rina
Japanese

Rin

Supporting
Ozawa, Ari
Japanese

Elnath

Supporting
Horie, Yui
Japanese

Staff

Okada, Akihiko
Producer
Saeki, Shouji
Director, Episode Director, Script, Storyboard


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"Stella-rium" by Kano (鹿乃) (eps 1-11)
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Ending Theme

"Koko kara, Kanata kara (ここから、かなたから)" by fragments (Natsumi Takamori, Ayuru Ohashi, Kanako Tateno, Yui Makino, Saki Fujita)




Reviews

Jun 28, 2015
Fuji Heavy Industries is a well known Japanese conglomerate company in which they produce everything from planes down to their most notable product, automobiles. Their Subaru brand has created quirky vehicles for more than 60 years and has seen record breaking success in the last decade. Thanks to catchy advertising that caters to former yuppies with growing families and a portfolio of safe and reliable vehicles such as the Forester, Outback, and Impreza they have broken internal sales records for more than half a decade. With such success, experiments are soon to follow. Houkago no Pleiades is the perfect example of this. It was a ...
Jan 11, 2016
Mixed Feelings
When the four episode ONA of this came out in 2010, I thought it was cute and had potential to be a great TV series. The ONA itself wasn't bad, but it could have been better. My wish for a TV series was granted. Unfortunately...my expectations were too high, and the show is a mess, not just in its storytelling, but in the execution as well. Which is a darn shame, because there is potential for a genuinely good show in there. In a way, the show IS good. But there's just so many problems it has that hold it back from being truly great. ...
Sep 6, 2015
(This has been adapted from my blog/reddit thread. Spoilers ahead!)

As a kid in elementary school, I remember a special event that only happened about once a year. Our class would line up, head down the halls, and into the gymnasium where the “star globe” would be set up in all its glory. The star globe was a big, inflatable, silver dome that, once filled with air, could be crawled into (it was rather big). My fellow classmates and I, upon going inside, could see only darkness. That is, until the rotating fixture in the middle was turned on. Then, we were able to see, much ...

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