5 Centimeters Per Second is story about how the passage of time can cause people to drift farther and farther apart.
Takaki Tono and Akari Shinohara start off as elementary schoolers who grow to really like each other. But at the end of their final elementary year, they have to move away from each other. But they write letters back and forth.
To be honest, the story is really nothing to write home about. It’s your typical romantic tragedy deal. However, the art is some of the best art of all time. “OF ALL TIME!”
Anyway, the art rivals even Clannad. I didn’t think that was possible, but by golly it is:
Hmm… Last week’s Air review was really short too. Sorry for two extremely short reviews in a row, but I couldn’t help it. Next week’s will be longer. I promise.