The first promotional video has been released for the second season of the anime adaptation of Shoutarou Tokunou’s New Game! manga New Game!!. The new video briefly shows off scenes from the upcoming season, with Aoba’s second year at Eagle Jump, where she is now a senpai. The video also previews the second season’s Opening theme, STEP by STEP UP↑↑↑↑ by fourfolium (the anime’s main cast).
The second season of the New Game! anime will start airing every Tuesday on ATX at 9:30pm JST from July 11, during the Summer 2017 anime season.
The main cast members of the anime’s first season will return for season 2, alongside some new faces:
- Yuuki Takada (Rin Kurosawa in Aikatsu!) will voice Aoba Suzukaze
- Yoko Hikasa (Mio Akiyama in K-ON!) is going to voice Kou Yagami
- Ai Kayano (Utaha Kasumigaoka from Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata) as Rin Touyama
- Megumi Yamaguchi (First Major Role) is voicing Hifumi Takimoto
- Megumi Toda (Yuzu Iizuka in Sakura Trick) voices Hajime Shinoda
- Ayumi Takeo (Debut Role) will be voicing Yun Iijima
- Madoka Asahina (First Major Role) voicing as Nene Sakura
- Chitose Morinaga (Karen Jinryou from Syomin Sample) as Umiko Ahagon
- Eri Kitamura (Yui from Angel Beats!) will voice Shizuku Hazuki
- Arisa Suzuki (First Major Role) voicing as Momiji Mochizuki
- Hitomi Ohwada (Midori Imai in Shirobako) as Tsubame Narumi
- Manaka Iwami (Aira Miyamoto in Tsuki ga Kirei) who will voice Hotaru Hoshikawa
- Kaori Nazuka (Miyu Edelfelt in Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya) voicing the role of Wako Christina Yamato
The returning staff for the anime includes:
- Director: Yoshiyuki Fujiwara (GJ-bu, Plastic Memories)
- Series Composer: Fumihiko Shimo (Non Non Biyori, Amagi Brilliant Park)
- Anime Character Designer: Ai Kikuchi (Mikakunin de Shinkoukei, Rainbow: Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin)
- Music Composer: Hajime Hyakkoku (K-On!, Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata)
- Animation Studio: Dogakobo (Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun, GJ-bu)
Here is the synopsis of the series from MAL:
Follow Aoba Suzukaze, a fresh highschool graduate that is easily mistaken as a middle school student, as she joins the game company that produced her favorite game as a 3D artist and her cute antics in this story told through 4-koma.