This is just a compilation of thoughts I had from watching the MV. Lot of it is also inspired by other theories I’ve read over the years. I’m no digipedi so this could all very well be wrong. Feel free to add in details or connections where I missed! Let’s jump in-
But first I need to unpack some of the background motifs that help explain the LOONAverse before we really dive into the music video.
[ to go ], [ to find ], and [ to ascend ]
in the second half I will finish with:
CHAPTER 5. The Mobius [ the antagonist ]
CHAPTER 6. Gravity [ the strange key ]
CHAPTER 7. The Butterfly Effect
CHAPTER 8. The Completion
CHAPTER 9. Hi and High
I believe it's this mobius that trapped the girls inside a never-ending loop, preventing them from ever fulfilling their innate yearnings.
The three realms of LOONAverse and the three yearnings to go, to find, and to ascend. We saw how mobius and gravity seemed to work to keep the girls from ever reaching their goals, finding each other, and soaring high.
But no system is perfect.
Let's dive into some of these "seeds".
“the mobius broken, to unite & soar to the sky”
With the 12 uniting as one, I realized that the title "Hi High" was really the anthem of the LOONAverse story.
“Hi High” really signifies two ideas of LOONAverse: Hi and High
turned it into a 77 page novel, it's beautiful 🙏
이달의 소녀 Hi High 세계관 분석 한글 번역본이 나왔습니다!
비눈물님 감사합니다. 세계관에 관심 있는 분들 읽어보세요💕