UtaPri fans, get ready to return to the world of gorgeous men and hot pop music.
Earlier today, the Uta no Prince-sama staff announced that a fourth season of the popular dramedy series is on track for a fall 2016 première. The news was broken at a live show, which streamed on NicoNico Live.
Reactions have been trickling in from Japanese fans since the news hit. You can check out a few below:
Rough Translation: UtaPri season 4 is coming this fall ♪(# ^ ー °) v
— 好青年メンバー (@kuma_everyBuddy) January 16, 2016
Rough Translation: UtaPri 4 airs this fall #プリライ
— ゆちゆか (@N0904Yu) January 16, 2016
Rough Translation: Nice! Uta no Prince-sama starts this fall (＊>`ω´<＊)
Uta no Prince-sama is based on a visual novel series of the same name by Broccoli. The show’s first three seasons were animated by A-1 Pictures, with Yuu Kou directing the first two seasons, and Makoto Hoshino helming the third. The most recent series, Uta no ☆ Prince-sama Revolutions, aired during the Spring 2015 broadcast season.
Uta no ☆ Prince-sama Revolutions signed off with a “See you next season” message after the show’s finale.