The official YouTube channel for the Love Live! idol franchise began streaming a video on Monday, revealing that the franchise has a model new mission specializing in “virtual school idols” with an emphasis on streaming. The video teases a story knowledgeable “together with school idols over 365 days.” According to the video and amount 25 of the Love Live! Days journal (which moreover made the announcement on Monday), the mission will embrace all varieties of media along with dwell stay exhibits and music tracks.
In 2010, the anime studio Sunrise, Lantis, and ASCII Media Works‘ Dengeki G Magazine launched Love Live! as a self-described “ultimate user-participation project” that lets its followers vote on the best way ahead for the fictional idols throughout the μ’s school idol group, along with components of observe lyrics, character particulars, sub-group members, and coronary heart positions. This apply would go on for future Love Live! groups. A set of music CDs and animated music films then adopted. The first Love Live! School idol mission anime assortment (pictured correct) premiered in January 2013, and the second assortment premiered in April 2014. The Love Live! The School Idol Movie film opened in Japan in June 2015.
The Love Live! Sunshine!! mission was then launched in February 2015. The mission’s three key phrases are “Reader Participation,” “Inspired by μ’s,” and “Seaside Town Setting.” The franchise centered on a model new period of idols following μ’s’ footsteps. Fans chose the group’s determine Aqours by widespread vote. The first Love Live! Sunshine!! television anime premiered in July 2016. The second season ran from October to December 2017. The Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over the Rainbow film opened in Japan in January 2019.
Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club, the third new mission throughout the franchise, debuted its first season in October 2020. The story centered on a model new group named the “Nijigasaki High School Idol Club” in a well-off school, nevertheless with its members explicitly not collaborating throughout the titular Love Live! rivals, and in its place specializing in having sturdy specific individual personalities. The anime can have a second season which will premiere on April 2.
Love Live! Superstar!! is the fourth and latest mission, specializing within the group Liella! The smallest group however with solely 5 members, the model new story focuses on a newly established school with no historic previous, with its members centered on discovering their very personal identification in a model new setting. The first season premiered in July 2021, and it will have a second season.
Sources: Love Live! Days journal Vol. 25, Love Live! franchise‘s YouTube channel, MoCa News