Yoji and Kei, a boy and girl, live in a town in the not-so-distant future with their foster parent, Anna. But these seemingly ordinary children have a secret hidden even from their unsuspecting mother: Yoji and Kei are superhero defenders of their town! With a flap of their capes, the two of them and their robot bear sidekick, Oscar, protect the citizensin their town with their handmade high-tech machinery. But from what menace? And will our little heroes be able to overcome the crisis about to threaten the town's peaceful everyday serenity?
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Fastening Days is a short commercial anime made for YKK, the zipper company. Despite that, it was extremely fun to watch and didn't come off as a commercial until right at the end - which is how commercial shorts should always be done, in my opinion! Story The story is about a pair of orphaned brother and sister, who are being fostered by an older lady named Anna. It looked like... read more
Fastening Days is a long YKK ad, but a really well done one. In the 11 minutes it tells us the story of two children who are clearly orphaned at some point, currently living with an elderly woman. They go out and help people with the use of...zippers. Yes, zippers. They also use zippers to hop around town and glide between buildings. It's a silly premise, but it works in this short. It's cute and I'm shocked by... read more
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