Series premieres January 6, stream kicks off on January 8
The debut of Love Live! School Idol Project is drawing ever nearer, and there's no better way to start ringing in the coming new year than with a brand new promo. Get another dose of Gundam studio Sunrise's school-saving idol anime below.
Crunchyroll's streaming of the series kicks off for premium members on January 8 at 8:00 a.m. Pacific. Here's Crunchyroll's full synopsis again for those who missed the original announcement:
“Otonokizaka High School is planning to close within three years. However, nine (9) female students come together with one thing in mind— to form a pop idol group to revive the school’s popularity and keep it from shutting down. ‘In order to protect our beloved school, there’s only one thing we can do...become pop stars!’
Their goal is simple: Become an overnight sensation and use their nationwide media exposure to promote their school and bring in a wave of new students to the ailing area. A simple but solid plan, they figure. Naturally, they’re nervous and wonder if this plan can really succeed, but for better or worse their new journey has begun... ”