In season 2, the girls of school idol group Liella! are now sophomores!
By: Nicole S. Castro on June 05, 2022 at 19:21 PHT
A promotional video has been released for season 2 of TV anime Love Live! Superstar!! which airs on July 17, 2022.
As with season 1, the sequel is animated by Bandai Namco Filmworks under their Sunrise brand.
Love Live! Superstar!! (Japanese: ラブライブ！スーパースター!!) is a Japanese multimedia project co-developed by Kadokawa Corporation, music label Lantis, and animation studio Bandai Namco Filmworks under the "Sunrise" brand.
The project is the fourth installment in the Love Live! franchise after Love Live! School Idol Project, Love Live! Sunshine!!, and Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club. Season 1 of the TV anime series aired on NHK Educational TV from July to October 2021.
The story is set in Yuigaoka Private Girls High School which lies between the Omotesando, Harajuku, and Aoyama neighborhoods of Tokyo.
The relatively unknown school is spared from being demolished after Kanon Shibuya (CV: Sayuri Date) and cast establish the school idol group Liella! Season 2 of the anime features the characters in their spring term as second years.
Original work: Hajime Yadate
Original concept: Sakurako Kimino
Director: Takahiko Kyogoku
Series composition: Jukki Hanada
Character design and concept: Yuhei Murota
Character design: Atsushi Saito
Design work: Yuu Kisaragi
Art director: Reiko Kasuga
Concept art: Yoichi Nishikawa
Color design: Rie Kato
CG director: Go Kurosaki
Cinematographer: Tadashi Kitaoka
Editor: Daisuke Imai
Sound director: Yukio Nagasaki
Music: Yoshiaki Fujisawa
Animation production: Sunrise
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.