Of the remaining humans, there are those known as "junkers" who go around scavenging for anything in order to survive; the protagonist in the story is one. Japanese film (2016). Planetarian is a Japanese post-apocalyptic visual novel developed by Key, whose previous works also include Kanon and Air. Aliases. Hitomi Takechi based the character design used in the anime on Eeji Komatsu's original designs. Following the presentation, the junker goes to leave the planetarium, but Yumemi is concerned over the junker's return home. The junker tells her that he had come to the city to take her to her new workplace where she can serve new customers forever. Planetarian: Hoshi no Hito; Key defines Planetarian as a "kinetic novel", since its gameplay offers no choices or alternate endings. The game's soundtrack was composed and arranged by Key's signature composers Magome Togoshi and Shinji Orito. In time for the 10th anniversary since its original release in Japan, planetarian is an engaging and emotional visual novel from legendary game studio, Key. [8] Jun Maeda, Key's main scenario writer and project planner, was left out of the project, and Yūichi Suzumoto was given the position of planning and scenario. Planetarian: The Reverie of a Little Planet (planetarian ~ちいさなほしのゆめ~, Planetarian: Chiisana Hoshi no Yume) is a Japanese post-apocalyptic visual novel developed by Key, a brand of VisualArt's whose previous works include Kanon and Air. Japan, 2016. [10] Other changes to the PS2 version include a higher resolution for the computer graphics and an extended soundtrack. [1][8] Key released a CD-ROM version for Windows PCs on April 28, 2006 in limited and regular editions. Instead, the player proceeds through the story solely by reading. [56], In a review by Marcus Estrada of Hardcore Gamer, he praised Planetarian for having a "beautiful story," gorgeous CGs and a soundtrack that "sets a melancholic, but hopeful mood fitting with the story." All the stars in the sky are waiting for you. Özet. One such Junker sneaks alone into the most dangerous of all ruins—a "Sarcophagus City." The village’s three children are intrigued by the visitor and his visions: They decide they want to replace him as Storytellers of the Stars. The first, Snow Globe, was released on December 29, 2006 at Comiket 71 bearing the catalog number KSLA-0027; it was later re-released on May 25, 2007 with a different cover. After Yumemi's batteries are depleted, the junker takes the memory card with all of her memories and exits the city. A cast of voice actors perform the characters in "Hoshi no Hito", but "Tircis and Aminte" is a recited story by Keiko Suzuki, the voice of Yumemi Hoshino. Watch it now or check out the trailer first! They come across a liquor store, and the junker finds a lone unbroken bottle of. Daisuke Ono as Junker. A film, Planetarian: Storyteller of the Stars (2016; also known as Planetarian: Hoshi no Hito), was released soon after. [18] The Memorial Edition also came bundled with the three previously released Planetarian drama CDs. A collection of short stories in the key of these four themes. [39][40] A downloadable version of the novel titled Hoshi no Hito: Planetarian Side Story on Android devices was released on November 30, 2011, followed by a version on iOS devices on December 14, 2011. However, as he scans for a rare bottle of alcohol, he is chased by the city’s defending robots onto the roof of a large, decrepit department store. He also noted that "even as an aging property Planetarian still looks and sounds good. The Junker is now The Storyteller of the Stars; he schleps around a smaller version of Miss Jena and a hand-cranked generator, telling people about the stars their ancestors knew. [19] Planetarian was released on Steam by Sekai Project in English for Windows on September 12, 2014,[20] with later support planned for macOS and Linux devices. Also, the tags I’ve given each segment (e.g. Although Yumemi has no knowledge of a god of robots, she shows the junker a related holographic recording of her talking to the planetarium staff about a heaven for robots. To avoid confusion, I have done the same, although his real name is ‘Kuzuya’. The stated time assumes that the default auto play speed is used, which allots 0.07 seconds per character with a minimum time of 0.3 seconds. As such, the American Blu-Ray discs are Region A and DVDs are Region 1 NTSC, meaning that special measures would need to be taken if one wishes to watch them in the UK or Australia. planetarian: Chiisana Hoshi no Yume (ONA* series), planetarian ~reverie of a little planet~ Left in an abandoned planetarium, she sits hoping for customers that will never show. This reflects about the average time it takes the text to be read aloud at a normal pace. Due to them being robots, there is no flesh or blood. He takes refuge in a former department store building and finds that it still has working electricity. The power goes out in the midst of the show, but Yumemi proceeds through the rest of the event with no visuals at the request of the protagonist. 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