News 2nd Ookiku Furikabutte TV Anime Series Titled, Dated
posted on 2010-02-26 23:44 EST
The official website for the anime adaptation of Asa Higuchi's Ookiku Furikabutte (Big Windup) manga has announced the title and premiere date of the second anime season on Thursday. Ookiku Furikabutte ~Natsu no Taikai-hen~ (Big Windup: Summer Tournament Chapter) will premiere in Japan on April 1. Galileo Galilei is performing the opening theme "Natsuzora," while CureaL is performing the ending theme "Shisō Densha."
Funimation acquired the North American rights to the first season of the anime and released the season's two DVD sets this past August and September. Episodes of the first season are streaming on Hulu.com, Funimation's own website, and ANN. Funimation does not plan to license the second season.
Source: Saishin Anime Jōhō