Japan’s public broadcast, the NHK, will be getting a double dose of Love Live! magic from April with the TV network broadcasting Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club for the first time in a prime time slot on NHK-E after it was broadcast on Tokyo MX last year. Following Nijigasaki High School Idol Club‘s broadcast, NHK-E will premiere the brand new series Love Live! Superstar!! in July.
Previously released visual of the girls of Liella!:
Love Live! Superstar!! is set in the brand new Yurigaoka Girl’s High School, located on the border of districts Osomotosando, Harajuku, and Aoyama. Five girls, led by freshmen Kanon Shibuya, become school idols and aim to participate in the Love Live!
Group announcement trailer:
Takahiko Kyogoku, who worked on the first Love Live! anime series returns to the director’s chair, with Jukki Hanada writing the scripts at Sunrise. While it was revealed that Love Live! Nijigasaki High School Idol Club will be airing from April 11 at 7 PM, Love Live! Superstar!! only has the announced month of July 2021.
Source: NHK Anime World
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