News Dog Days Anime' 2nd Season Green-Lit
posted on 2011-10-02 09:00 EDT
The anime department of the retailer HMV reported on Sunday that production on a second season of the Dog Days fantasy anime was announced earlier in the day at the Dog Days Special Promotion -Flonya Festival 2011- event in Tokyo.
The studio Seven Arcs (Asura Cryin', Sekirei, Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha) animated the first season that premiered this past April. In the story, Princess Millhiore (Yui Horie) of the Biscotti Republic decides to summon a brave warrior from an alternate world to defend her country from the neighboring fiefdom of Galette. The "brave warrior" turns out to be a boy named Cinque (Mamoru Miyano) from modern-day Japan.
[Via Moe Ota-News Sokuhō]
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Update: More background and story information added. Miyano also reported on the news from his blog with a photograph of himself and voice actress Nana Mizuki (Ricotta Elmar). Mizuki sang the first season's opening theme song "Scarlet Knight" at the event. [Via Tower Records Anime]
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