Fate/Extra Last Encore Anime's 'Illustrias Geocentrism' Special Airs in July
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The official website for Fate/Extra Last Encore, the television anime of the Fate/Extra game, announced on Sunday that a new special titled "Illustrias Tendōsetsu" (Illustrias Geocentrism) will air in July on Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, BS11, and MBS. The site is also streaming a preview video for 11th episode that reveals the special. (Note: Linked video is region-locked to Japan. A region-free version is below.)
The website had teased the special broadcast in December.
The main television anime series premiered on January 27, and is exclusively streaming on Netflix in Japan. The anime's subtitle is "Oblitus Chidōsetsu" (Oblitus Heliocentrism).
Akiyuki Simbo (March comes in like a lion, Puella Magi Madoka Magica) is the chief director of the anime at the studio SHAFT. Yukihiro Miyamoto (Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Arakawa Under the Bridge) is serving as series director. Along with Hiroki Yamamura, Masaaki Takiyama (Tokyo ESP, Nyaruko: Crawling with Love!) is designing the characters based on Rco Wada's (Wadarco) original designs and serving as chief animation director. Type-Moon and Marvelous are credited for the original game and original Fate/stay night creator Kinoko Nasu is handling series composition. Satoru Kousaki (Bakemonogatari, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya) is composing the music.
Marvelous Entertainment and Type-Moon released the Fate/Extra PlayStation Portable game in Japan in 2010. Aksys Games released the game in North America in November 2011. The Fate/Extra CCC companion game shipped in Japan on the PSP in March 2013.
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Source: MoCa News