Main voice cast will be announced at the "Take Off" event on May 29
The official website for Brave Witches, the third TV series from the Strike Witches anime franchise today announced that it is set to premiere in Fall 2016. It will be a stand-alone new series featuring the 502nd Joint Fighter Wing squadron girls, not the third installment of the original Strike Witches TV anime series.
In addition, a "Take Off" event to promote the new series is scheduled to be held at Yakult Hall in Tokyo on May 29. The main voice cast members will be revealed there. Currently, the only confirmed member is Natsumi Takamori, who has voiced Nikka Edvardine Katajainen in the Strike Witches OVA and the 2012 feature film. She will join the event with other three yet-announced cast from Brave Witches.
The first season of the Strike Witches TV anime produced by Gonzo was aired for 12 episodes from
July to September 2008, then the second season by AIC Spirits followed for another 12 episodes from
July to September 2010. Then three-episode OVA series "Operation Victory Arrow" by SILVER LINK.
was released from December 2014 to July 2015. SILVER LINK. continues to work on Brave Witches.
Original Story: Humikane Shimada & Project World Witches
Planning: Takeshi Kikuchi, Hironori Kudo
Director/Character Designer: Kazuhiro Takamura
Original Character Designer: Humikane Shimada
Series Composition: Striker Unit
Anime Production: Silver Link.
Production: The 502nd Joint Fighter Wing Squadron 2016
Source: "Brave Witches" official website
©2014 Fumikane Shimada,KADOKAWA/The 501st Joint Fighter Wing