Season 2 of anime “New Game!” announced

The second season of New Game was announced today! Great news for fans of the Slice of Life genre. More information about the anime will be announced at a later date, however this announcement is an opportunity to come back on this manga and the first season aired back in summer 2016.

New Game! is a 4-koma (4 panels) slice-of-life manga written by Shōtarō Tokunō, and was originally released in January 2013, with currently a total of 5 volumes. A first TV anime adaptation aired in Summer 2016, and a special episode is scheduled to be gifted to avid buyers – who bought the 6 DVDs or BDs of the first season – on February 24th, 2017.

The story follow Suzukaze Aoba, a high school graduate and strong fan of a particular video game, “Fairies Stories”. She begins working as a character designer at the previously mentioned game’s developer, Eagle Jump. As she works, she becomes acquainted with her co-workers in the character design department, as well as others from the company.