New key visual released for continuing adaptation based on smart phone / web browser fantasy RPG by Cygames
Good news for all the fans of GRANBLUE FANTASY: The Animation, the 2017 TV anime adaptation based on the popular smart phone / web browser fantasy RPG by Cygames: the series is returning to Japanese TV in October of 2019 for a second season!
So far, few details about the new season have been revealed, although the official Japanese homepage has been updated and a new teaser visual (above) has been published.
The 2017 GRANBLUE FANTASY: The Animation TV series is directed by Ayako Kurata and Yuuki Itoh and features animation production by A-1 Pictures. Crunchyroll describes the story of the series as follows:
This is a world of the skies, where many islands drift in the sky. A boy named Gran and a speaking winged lizard named Vyrn lived in Zinkenstill, an island which yields mysteries. One day, they come across a girl named Lyria. Lyria had escaped from the Erste Empire, a military government that is trying to rule over this world using powerful military prowess. Gran and Lyria, in order to escape from the Empire, head out into the vast skies, holding the letter Gran's father left behind - which said, "I will be waiting at Estalucia, Island of the Astrals"
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