Anime Review: Wish Upon the Pleiades


My words alone cannot do this series justice. It is among my highest recommendations for anime this year. It is a show for all ages, yet its themes are surprisingly complex. It is a cute show, but still contains the maturity of a magical girl series. And while it was originally made in collaboration with the automobile company Subaru in 2011, this extension of the short feature delivers a powerful message for us to always dream big, never let others define our selves, and no matter where we go, we will always be connected to those that matter on this journey we call Life.

It never really caught on as a catch phrase, but watching this series always made me feel “po-warm.”

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