At the stage event of AnimeJapan 2022 today, a key visual for Fleet Girls Collection "Kancolle" 1944 -ITSUKA ANO UMI DE- (Someday in that sea), the forthcoming new TV anime adaptation of Kadokawa Games' web browser game Kantai Collection/KanColle, was revealed for the first time. The production of the new anime was announced back in January 2019.
According to the game's production company C2 Kikan, the storyline of the second season will not be continuous with the TV anime first season aired in 2015 and the feature film KanColle: The Movie released in 2016.
It was also confirmed that the eight-episode series is set to premiere in November 2022. Kazuya Miura (Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!) serves as director, alongside series composition writer Kensuke Tanaka (C2 Kikan Representative), and character designer Chika Noumi (Kemono Michi: Rise Up). ENGI (The Detective is Already Dead) works on anime production.
— C2機関 (@C2_STAFF) March 26, 2022
Source: C2 Kikan official Twitter
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