The Orbital Children is a Japanese anime science fiction series written and directed by Mitsuo Iso.
- Type- TV
- Titles- The Orbital Children
- Genres- Sci-fi
- Aired- Jan 28, 2022
- Rating- PG-13 – Teens 13 or older
- Episodes- 6
- Duration- 32 min. per ep.
The story is about In 2045, two children born on the moon and three kids from Earth trying to survive after an accident on their space station leave them stranded.
The story takes place in the year 2045 in outer space, where AI, the internet, and social networking sites are widespread. A massive accident occurs on a newly opened Japanese commercial space station, and a group of children are left behind. With no hope of rescue from adults, their lifeline is a barely surviving narrowband, a social network, a free application of low-intelligence AI and a drone controlled by an AR-based mobile device called “Smart”.
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Watch Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo (The Orbital Children), Anime Movie on Netflix, Crunchyroll, and Aniplex. It has 1 season released containing 26 episodes in total. Chikyuugai Shounen Shoujo (The Orbital Children) Anime series is available in the original Language Japanese as well as in English dubbed.
For a short 6-episode anime “mini-series”, this was well done. I would like to see more anime series like this.
Overall an interesting series that is a bit different from typical anime.