Celestial Method / Sora no Method


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###Celestial Method / Sora no Method

Genres: fantasy, slice of life
Themes: School
Number of episodes: 13
Vintage: 2014-10-05

Plot Summary: (Crunchyroll) That saucer has always been in the sky… “I’m here to grant wishes.” A mysterious saucer appeared in the sky above Kiriya Lake. When it appeared, the world panicked. But when it simply remained there, the terror disappeared. Eventually it became a tourist area, and people gradually lost interested. When two girls meet, it’s a sign that things are about to happen again. A new story, where feelings change people.

####Celestial Method info on ANN
####Watch Celestial Method on TAN Online
####Watch Celestial Method on CrunchyRoll
####Celestial Method Official JP Homepage


#3

Ep. 1 was cute getting a strong Anohana vibe from this one.


#4

http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2014/10/08-1/video-latest-cms-for-fall-tv-anime-celestial-method

Latest CMs for Fall TV Anime “Celestial Method”

October 08, 2014 3:20am CDT
The first Blu-ray/DVD volume hits stores on January 28, 2015

The official website for the fall TV anime Sora no Method/Celestial Method today posted three new CMs on its movie section. The first episode of the original series produced by Studio 3Hz premiered on October 5, and is now available for Crunchyroll’s Premium members (free members are able to watch one week later). It is accessible in the following territories: USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, and Turkey.

As the third CM below tells, the first Blu-ray/DVD volume containing the first two episodes is set to be released on January 28, 2015. Its special edition comes with a new short novel and manga, with audio commentaries by the voice actresses: Shiina Natsukawa (Nonoka Komiya) and Inori Minase (Noel) for the first episode, Natsukawa and Aki Toyosaki (Yuzuki Mizusaka) for the second.

[details=15-second CM Nonoka ver.]

[details=15-second CM Noel ver.]

[details=CM for the first Blu-ray/DVD]


#5

[size=20]Kanon Writer Hisaya, MM! Artists QP:flapper Make Sora no Method TV Anime[/size]
posted on 2014-03-17 08:00 EDT
1st promo video to be unveiled at AnimeJapan this weekend

A teaser website opened on Monday for a new original TV anime titled Sora no Method (Method of the Heavens). Along with the first key visual, the website also reveals that Naoki Hisaya (Kanon scenario, sola original creator) will be providing the original concept and scripts, and the illustrator circle QP:flapper (MM!, Girlfriend (Beta)) is providing the original character designs.

The first promotional video for the project will be unveiled at the Bandai Namco Group booth at the AnimeJapan 2014 event on Saturday and Sunday. On those same days, the video will also be screened at the Tokyo Anime Center at the Akihabara UDX building, and special clear folders will be handed out to visitors.


[size=20]Sora no Method Anime’s 2nd Visual, More Staff Revealed[/size]
posted on 2014-03-22 23:57 EDT

The official website for the Sora no Method (Method of the Heavens) television anime posted a second key visual and announced more staff members on Saturday. The original anime is slated to premiere this fall.

The staff includes:
• Director: Masayuki Sakoi
• Original Concept, Script: Naoki Hisaya
• Original Character Design: QP:flapper
• Character Design, Chief Animation Director: Yukie Akiya
• Setting: Ripa
• Props: Yukiko Furusawa
• Art Setting: Kazushige Kanehira (Kusanagi)
• Art Director: Hiromu Itou (Kusanagi)
• Color design: Rie Katoh
• Director of Photography: Kazuto Izumida (T2 Studio)
• Editing: Takeshi Sadamatsu (Satellite)
• Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
• Sound Production: Lantis
• Image song: Larval Stage Planning “North Method”
• Producer: Infinite
• Animation Production: Studio 3Hz

The first promotional video for the project was unveiled at the Bandai Namco Group booth at the AnimeJapan 2014 event on Saturday. The video is also screening at the Tokyo Anime Center at the Akihabara UDX building on Saturday and Sunday, and special clear folders are being handed out to visitors.


[size=20]Sora no Method Anime’s 1st Promo Video, Story Premise Unveiled[/size]
posted on 2014-03-23 13:00 EDT
Kanon writer Hisaya, MM! artists QP:flapper make anime about girls in town with giant disc in the skies

The official website for the Sora no Method (Method of the Heavens) television anime posted a promotional video on Sunday.

The story begins one winter day when the wish of a few girls was realized with a miracle, changing the landscape of a town. “In the skies above this town, a disc is always there.”

The staff includes:
• Director: Masayuki Sakoi
• Original Concept, Script: Naoki Hisaya
• Original Character Design: QP:flapper
• Character Design, Chief Animation Director: Yukie Akiya
• Setting: Ripa
• Props: Yukiko Furusawa
• Art Setting: Kazushige Kanehira (Kusanagi)
• Art Director: Hiromu Itou (Kusanagi)
• Color design: Rie Katoh
• Director of Photography: Kazuto Izumida (T2 Studio)
• Editing: Takeshi Sadamatsu (Satellite)
• Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
• Sound Production: Lantis
• Image song: Larval Stage Planning “North Method”
• Producer: Infinite
• Animation Production: Studio 3Hz

This first promotional video for the project was unveiled at the Bandai Namco Group booth at the AnimeJapan 2014 event on Saturday. The video was also screening at the Tokyo Anime Center at the Akihabara UDX building on Saturday and Sunday, and special clear folders were handed out to visitors.

The original anime is slated to premiere this fall.


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[size=16]Shiina Natsukawa, Haruka Yoshimura Join Sora no Method Cast[/size]
posted on 2014-05-07 14:56 EDT
Original anime from Kanon writer slated for Fall

[size=16]2nd Sora no Method Promo Introduces New Voice Cast[/size]
posted on 2014-06-22 07:13 EDT
Aki Toyosaki, Mikako Komatsu, Inori Minase, Kaito Ishikawa join cast for October anime by Kanon writer

[size=16]Sora no Method Anime’s 3rd Promo Previews Drama[/size]
posted on 2014-09-24 07:00 EDT
Larval Stage Planning, fhana perform theme songs for series premiering on October 5


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[size=20]Crunchyroll Adds Celestial Method Anime[/size]
posted on 2014-10-02 15:01 EDT
Series to premiere Sunday, October 5

Crunchyroll announced on Thursday that it will stream the original television anime Celestial Method (Sora no Method). The first episode will premiere on Sunday, October 5 at 10:30 a.m. EDT for premium members and one week later for free users. The stream will be available in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, and Turkey.

The story begins one winter day when the wish of a few girls was realized with a miracle, changing the landscape of a town. “In the skies above this town, a disc is always there.”

Masayuki Sakoi will direct the series at the new Studio 3Hz off of an original concept and script by Naoki Hisaya (Kanon). The illustrator circle QP:flapper (MM!) is designing the characters.


#8

License announced at Oni-Con


#9

Ugh.


#10

###Sentai Filmworks Adds Celestial Method Anime
posted on 2014-11-02 14:15 EST
Series currently streaming on Crunchyroll


#11

Noel herself comments on the license announcement:


#12

Press Release


#13

[size=19]COMING TO ANIME NETWORK IN NOVEMBER![/size]

[size=19]Watch Celestial Method on Anime Network Online[/size]

[size=19]STARTING[/size]

[size=19]November 5th @ 10:30 AM EST / 7:30 AM PST[/size]


#14
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/Saucer-City/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 01 is now LIVE![/b]

#15

###Fall TV Anime “Celestial Method” ED Song PV by fhána
November 05, 2014 1:50am CST
5th single “Hoshikuzu no Interlude” hits stores today on November 5


#16
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/Their-Promise/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 02 is now LIVE![/b]

#17
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/Where-Memories-Live/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 03 is now LIVE![/b]

#18

###Fhána to Release “Celestial Method” Image Album on Christmas Eve
November 21, 2014 3:05am CST
Including the ED theme song for the 7th episode “Hoshi no Kakera”


#19
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/A-Fragment-of-Emotions/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 04 is now LIVE![/b]

#20
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/Flower-of-Light/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 05 is now LIVE![/b]

#21
[url=http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Celestial-Method/True-Friends/Watch][/url] [b]Episode 06 is now LIVE![/b]