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How to Cook a Series: The Orbital Children

The Orbital Children is one of those things that snuck up on me. I was like, yeah, kiddie sci-fi, I’m going to like that (sarcasm), but I was…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

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The Orbital Children – Well, They Are For Now At Least

It is so interesting to write about this one after finishing Dennou-Coil. (Yes, that series will get its own post very soonish by Mechanical Anime Review standards so…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Anime Feminist Recommendations of Winter 2022

Winter 2022 has been pretty hectic for the AniFem staff, but we still found time to make one of our biggest seasonal rec posts in almost a year!

Anime Feminist

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Not a Circle, but a Sphere of ’Em: The Orbital Children

I’m not the kind of anime fan who thinks having specific names on a project is the be-all, end-all. That said, as soon as I saw that there…

OGIUE MANIAX

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The Orbital Children

From the creator of Den-noh Coil comes a story about the interconnectivity of humans, artificial intelligence, and our species own mortality.

Anime News Network - Views

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Overview of my Anime March Madness

Anime March Madness, the anime challenge to watch 31 anime in 31 days. I completed 2022’s challenge.

All About Anime and Manga

Episode 744: The Orbital Senpai is Annoying

This week on Anime Pulse we got children in space, only the best CG, and Pie. Up first Joseph celebrated Pi day with some bake-to-order Apple Pie, and…

Anime Pulse

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[Review] The Orbital Children and Inflated Expectations

When I learned that the creator of 2007’s Dennou Coil had a new work available this season for instant viewing, I was ecstatic. I don’t normally hold to…

Anime B&B

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The Speakeasy #135: Orbital Children, Fate/Grand Order Final Singularity, Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop

This month we review a pack of movies! Words Bubble Up Like Soda PopFate/Grand Order: Final Singularity – Grand Temple of Time: SolomonThe Orbital Children Join us on…

Reverse Thieves

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Review: The Orbital Children [Netflix]

The year is 2045, and AI and the internet is technology that is possible even in the cold void of space. When a large-scale accident happens on a…

Japan Curiosity

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The GLORIO Chat Episode 105: Foul Tarnished

We give our first impressions of Elden Ring, wrap up The Orbital Children and Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean (for now), and discuss potential controversy with Ranking of…

The Glorio Blog

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Winter 2022 First Impressions – The Orbital Children

Streaming: Netflix Episodes: 6 (irregular lengths) Source: Original Episode Summary: In a time where space, as everything else, has been filled to the brim with consumerism and advertisement,…

Season 1 Episode 1

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Weekly Round-Up, 16-22 February 2022: New Tokyo Mew Mew, Tanukana Firing, and Tokyo Same-Sex Partnership Rights

AniFem Round-Up Choosing to “Remain Strong” Against Female Criticism: The vindictive storytelling of Oda Eiichiro Lillian King unpacks the downward slide of One Piece’s writing of its female…

Anime Feminist

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The Orbital Children’s Rejection of Ecofascist Ideas

The Orbital Children rejects the ecofascist idea that humans need to be controlled and culled in the name of someone’s idea of “humanity” and demands we imagine a…

Anime Feminist

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Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo – 06 (End) and Series Review

When we're helpless to right the wrongs of reality, we turn to fiction.  Thus it has always been, but perhaps more so than ever now. Read more

Lost in Anime

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Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo – 05

This notion of "frame" is a big key to Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo. Read more

Lost in Anime

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The Orbital Children Ending Explained

In Mitsuo Iso's new mini-series, The Orbital Children, anime fans new and old now have the chance to discover one of the most ambitious voices in the industry…

Anime News Network - Views

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A Junior Guide to the Technological Singularity: The Orbital Children Review

Randomly appearing on Netflix with little-to-no fanfare, The Orbital Children is one of those fantastic surprises…

AniTAY-Official - Medium

Four Pretty Good Science Fiction Netflix Original Anime (A.I.C.O., Godzilla x 2, and Orbital Children)

There are plenty of science fiction anime out there and they're mostly okay at best, just like television science fiction in general.  Ratin...

Tokyo Excess

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Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo – 03-04

It's interesting to ponder just what sort of future Iso is depicting here.  Read more

Lost in Anime

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The Orbital Children – Episode 1

This introduction paints a dazzling but grim picture of a not-too-far-flung sci-fi future.

Anime Feminist

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Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo – 01-02

Maybe the rarest thing in following anime is for a project you self-hype ridiculously to live up to the buildup. Read more

Lost in Anime

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From Dennou Coil To The Orbital Children: Mitsuo Iso, Animating The Future

Nearly 15 years since the cult hit Dennou Coil, its spiritual successor The Orbital Children has just been released. This is the story of how and why they…

Sakuga Blog

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Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 091 – Winter 2022 Season Preview

00:00 Intro 01:50 Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest Season 2 02:40 Fantasia Sango – Realm of Legends 03:08 Girls’ Frontline 03:25 Orient 04:50 Rusted Armors 05:08 Saiyuki…

Anime B&B

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There’s A Lot Of Anime Coming Out In 2022 | GITM Podcast Ep. 109

The new year is approaching and a there’s a lot of anime on the way. On this week’s episode of Get In The Mecha I take a look…

Get In The Mecha

Animecast: Winter 2022 Anime Season Preview

With Winter 2022 Anime Season just around the corner, the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to give their rundown on the up coming titles for…

Otaku Spirit