Chichibu City in western Saitama Prefecture, the setting of anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day , is one such city. Chichibu City is rather large compared to other municipalities in Saitama Prefecture, but a majority of the population lives along the Arakawa River.
Where is Anohana take place?
Saitama prefecture Saitama prefecture has recently become known as the setting for many popular anime series too. Various locations in Chichibuappear in Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day(also known as simply Anohana) and The Anthem of the Heart.
Who created Anohana?
A-1 Pictures Fuji TV Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day/Program creators The 11-episode Anohana anime television series directed by Tatsuyuki Nagai and produced by A-1 Pictures aired in Japan between April 14 and June 23, 2011 on Fuji TVs Noitamina programming block. The screenplay was written by Mari Okada, and chief animator Masayoshi Tanaka also designed the characters.
When did Menma die?
It was never actually shown what happened to Menma, but the anime indicates that she slipped and fell while chasing Jinta and drowned in a river nearby. Several years later, she appears before Jinta on a summer day. Although she is aware of her death, Meiko is talkative and lively.