The popular music anime franchise Love Live! is getting a new anime with an all new idol group. The announcement was made by the official twitter account of the Love Live staff.
The Anime titled Love Live! Nijigasaki Academy School Idol Club First Live with You! will feature a new idol group that was introduced in the mobile game – ‘Love Live! School Idol Festival ALL STARS’ . 2 new key visuals of the anime has also been released on the official website as part of the announcement.
The key visual released features the character designs of the new 9 member idol group. It has also been noted that one of the character’s face is hidden in both the visuals released by the official site, leading to a possible surprise.
Currently there is no release date set for the new anime. But fans hope that it will be aired later in 2020 as the production is now confirmed.
The first anime from the Love Live! franchise was Love Live! School Idol Project which had its original run in 2013 followed by a second season the very next year. Also another anime on a alternate setting called ‘Love Live! Sunshine!!‘ was released on 2016 with a sequel in 2017. The franchise also had 2 movies – Love Live! The School Idol Movie released in 2015 and Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie: Over the Rainbow movie released in early 2019.