Minori is a Japanese visual novel company previously the software division of CoMixWave until April 2007 which created the games Bittersweet Fools Wind: A Breath of Heart Haru no Ashioto and Angel Type. Their latest game as of 2007 is Ef: A Fairy Tale of the Two. Their most successful game is Wind which has had a manga TV animation series and original video animation based on it. Quite a few of their games opening movies are animated by Makoto Shinkai. Their name is said to be derived from their own catch phrase We always keep minority spirit pronunciation is different though. Source: Wikipedia Core members of minori: Nobukazu Sakai aka nbkz Producer Director Song Lyricist Concept Planner Makoto Shinkai Animation Movie Director Mikage Director Planner and Scenario Writer Tenmon Music Composer Tatsuya Yuuki Character Designer Line Producer Mitsuishi Shona Character Designer Kimchee Character Designer/core member of Haru no Ashioto not minori itself 2C Galore Character Designer/core member of Ef not minori itself Naru Nanao Character Designer/core member of Ef not minori itself Yuu Kagami Scenario Writer