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Jan 1, 2013 | 3:09 PM EST
  • Weekly Users' Choice January 9, 2013
  • Review Crew Pick January 9, 2013
  • Daily Feature January 3, 2013

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*Thanks for the frontpage! :D *and for the daily first! and the great reviews! thank you :3
*And weekly first AND review crew pick!? wow, I'd only ever dreamed of getting those awards! THANKS :D

Here's to living for another year.

This was actually made waaay back when for the NATA 2012 open round. The theme was "discovering time travel".
I didn't have it finished in time and had to abandon it to move onto the following rounds, but now I FINALLY got around to finishing it once and for all! and since there was no more deadline, I decided to spend an extra month or two on it to give it a bit more polish.

This was the first time i'd tried drawing in an anime'esque' type style since i was about 9 haha, I was interested to see how it would work.

I also had to cut quite a few parts out of the final animation to meet the deadline at the time and never got around to putting them back in ha. So the pacing is a little faster than i'd like and some character backstory was left out, but now It's time to move on to other things ;p

Hope you like it anyway!

I wanted to upload this on new years eve but I had some problems with converting the file for NG.
So HUGE thanks to DuDuL for converting it for me! don't know what I would have done without your help ;)

You can also watch it on youtube! (remove the spaces)
http://www.you tube.com/ watch?v=sUCwdNOpmIM

Reviews


KeyserSoze1993KeyserSoze1993

Rated 5 / 5 stars

Waiting for Oney to make a gay parody of this video



w7y7a7t7tw7y7a7t7t

Rated 5 / 5 stars

I really don't write many reviews but this was simply amazing, It's both high quality and has a great story. I mean, you almost never see this great of qaulity on newgrounds, cudos man.


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bahamutxviibahamutxvii

Rated 5 / 5 stars

I very rarely do log in to write reviews, and even more so to directly address the author and inform them as to how they have affected me. I do hope you get the chance to read this because it would be something you would want to hear. I watched your animation last night and thought it was exceptionally warm and a treat to view. I didn't feel the need to review it then, however, seeing as it was simply a flash that was pleasant to view. I spent my night with my usual insomnia and decided to play an old playstation game "The Legend of Dragoon" on into the early morning. When I finally fell asleep I had mixed and varied dreams, one of which had me inside the body of your main character. I have an odd ability to empathize with characters of games and movies and so I must have been impacted more severely by your story than I might have first imagined. I felt the joy of being an old man and becoming young again... the warmth of my seeing my mother and friends for the last time... wanting to share with them everything, but knowing that I can only revel in the few moments I still have left. It was my own iteration of the story to be sure, but the overall thought was the same... it essentially brought me to tears, being able to immerse myself in the role of your protagonist for just a few moment of my life, and so I wanted to thank you for sharing your story with me and anyone else it might have affected the same way. As for the review, I haven't quite decided how I'll rate the individual sections of your presentation, but the voices and story give alone you a 5/5 in my book. Keep developing stories like these and I'm sure you'll do great things in this area.


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codegeassforever17codegeassforever17

Rated 5 / 5 stars

i really really really really really really really really really really really loved this. I reminded me so much of the main character Sora kingdom hearts. You really deserve 10 stars.



HawkeyezHawkeyez

Rated 5 / 5 stars

wow, i dont have words to say how good your art is, Hayao Miyazaki style on that scenery!