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New PV, Visual, Broadcast Info For Asterisk War Unveiled

By the time the dust settles, only one punctuation shall reign supreme.

Earlier today, a new promo video for The Asterisk War: The Academy City on the Water was unveiled on the show’s official website.

In addition to the video, a new key visual was uploaded to the site, along with the show’s première schedule.

Asterisk War Key Visual 002 - 20150901

The series will air on the following networks:

  • 10/3/2015: Animax
  • 10/3/2015: Tokyo MX
  • 10/3/2015: Gunma TV
  • 10/3/2015: Tochigi TV
  • 10/3/2015: BS11
  • 10/7/2015: Asahi Broadcasting Corporation
  • 10/7/2015: Chubu-Nippon Broadcasting

The Asterisk War is based on Yuu Miyazaki’s light novel series of the same name. The title was first announced at Aniplex of America’s Sakura-Con panel in April.

The confirmed staff for The Asterisk War includes:

  • Anime production: A-1 Pictures
  • General Director: Manabu Ono (Saki, The Irregular at Magic High School)
  • Director: Kenji Seto (Weiß Survive, Wooser’s Hand-to-Mouth Life: Kakusei-hen)
  • Character Designer & Chief Animation Director: Tetsuya Kawakami (Robot Girls Z, Nanana’s Buried Treasure)
  • Music: Rasmus Faber
  • Music Production: Flying Dog

Source: MoCa

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