Toaru Hikuushi e no Koiuta

The Pilot's Love Song

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Synonyms: Love Song of a Certain Pilot
Japanese: とある飛空士への恋歌
English: The Pilot's Love Song
German: The Pilot's Love Song
French: The Pilot's Love Song
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 6, 2014 to Mar 31, 2014
Premiered: Winter 2014
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: NIS America, Inc.
Genres: AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.151 (scored by 4167641,676 users)
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Ranked: #34952
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Popularity: #2077
Members: 101,231
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In order to uncover the "end of the sky," as spoken of in ancient mythology, Kal-el Albus is sent to Isla, an island in the sky. There he attends Cadoques High's Aerial Division, where he enjoys a carefree life with his schoolmates. That is...until a surprise attack by the air tribe drags Isla into a bloody war.

(Source: NIS America)

Characters & Voice Actors


Suzuki, Toshimasa
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Abe, Masashi
Episode Director
Inaba, Yuki
Episode Director
Sasaki, Sumito
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"azurite" by petit milady

Ending Theme

"Kaze ga Shitteru (風が知ってる)" by Akai Kouen (赤い公園)

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Sep 16, 2014
**No spoilers** The Pilot's Love Song is a mix of drama, romance and action, though I would say it leans toward primarily being a drama. The show starts with a relatively easygoing feeling, but gets much more serious by the halfway point and remains so until the end.

The main theme that this series focuses on is the reality of war, which includes the concepts of overcoming fear, accepting loss and the importance of forgiveness through love. There is a fairly decent-sized cast of side characters without being too overwhelming, and there are several romantic interests among them which helps to keep your interest even if ...
Mar 31, 2014
Mixed Feelings
The skies is a vast and mysterious place. It’s unlimited and holds infinite potential for sky pirates and aviators of war. For a young pilot named Kal-el Albus, he’s looking for more than just flying the skies. He’s looking for revenge for the harsh life that he’s endured during a time period known as the ‘Wind Revolution’. But now as a young man, he embarks on a journey along with his sister Ariel to discover more than just riding the winds.

Taking place in the same world as the movie Toaru Hikushi E No Tsuioku, this show holds little similarity besides its initial setting. In other ...
Jul 27, 2014
Very Good: 8.

Story- It's plot was totally unique, in the sense that it revolves around a moral lesson, where forgiving is divine, no other anime (that I know of) that does that kind of plot where a moral lesson take over as to what the situation is. Ok, so the plot specs was a bit too cheesy of sorts and often wasn't very clear as to why certain country of sort put a group of people in a flying island that seems to defy the laws of physics only to have it sacrifice to the so called "End Of the Sky."

Fair 6.

Art- I'd probably ...

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