Aoi and Hinata were childhood friends, but Aoi was afraid of heights and preferred indoor hobbies; while Hinata has a passion for mountain climbing. while they were younger, they used to watch the sunrise from the top of a mountain. now they decided to climb again in hopes of seeing the sunrise again. along the way, they met with new friends and learn more about mountain climbing.
with each episode only 3 minutes long, the series was surprisingly entertaining. there were plenty of character developments that made Aoi and Hinata such lovable characters and very easy to relate to. Aoi was often afraid and unsure of the situation, while Hinata would take bolder approach, helping and encouraging her forward.
some background on the anime:
- episodes: 12
- director: Yusuke Yamamoto (山本裕典)
- released: 2013
- language: Japanese
- genre: Comedy