Muv Luv is one of the highest-ranking visual novel games of recent times. The brilliant storyline of the games inspired several sequels and manga series. Then, in December 2019, the franchise shocked fans with the news of an anime adaptation. After a short delay, the makers finally released the anime in Fall 2021. The latest episode of season one has confirmed a second season of the show. So, when is Muv Luv Alternative Season 2 coming out? What is the expected plot? Keep reading to find out.
Muv Luv is originally a visual novel game. Japanese visual novel publisher âge launched the game in 2003. Muv Luv was released for Windows as an adult game with two parts. A sequel Muv Luv Alternative, was released in 2006 for Windows. Furthermore, the game inspired a 2021 anime television series titled ‘Muv Luv Alternative’. The first season of the anime ran for 12 episodes. The last episode came out on December 23, 2021. A second season of the anime is currently under production.
Muv Luv Alternative New Trailer Announces Season 2
The official Twitter page of the Muv Luv Alternative anime announced a second season for the show. The announcement was made on December 23, 2021. Additionally, the makers released a new trailer at the end of episode 12. The new trailer featured the character art of the main characters. But, more importantly, it has revealed a launch window for season 2 of Muv Luv Alternative.
The trailer features narration by voice actress Tomori Kusunoki. She plays the role of Sumika in the show. Yukio Nishimoto directed the first season of the anime. Yumeta Company and Graphinica have collaborated on animating it. And Flagship Line produced the show. The show ran for twelve episodes from October 2021. A second season was confirmed at the end of the last episode. Take a look at the teaser below.
What Will Happen In Season 2?
The mecha anime centers around Takeru, the protagonist. The story starts with Takeru having a vision where he witnesses the end of humanity. He sees the future of a battered and dying Earth. In addition, he witnesses Project Alternative V. Wherein, a select number of humans are taken to space to preserve humanity. Thus, he joins a military base to protect the earth and prevent his visions from happening. He must be against the alien invaders in giant mecha machines.
Season 2 of the show will return to the political conflict between Japan and the U.S. As, the coup from season one caused multiple casualties on both sides. Therefore, season two will decide the fate of the war. The following season will also reveal the secret plans of Yuuko and Sakon. And if they will finally go with Alternative V. The main plot of the story will follow the story from the original game. So, a second season of the show will premiere in 2022.
Muv Luv Alternative Season 2 Release Date
A trailer streamed at the end of episode 12 of Muv Luv Alternative season 1. The trailer has announced that a second season will premiere in October 2022. So, it will release during the +Ultra block of Fuji TV. Fans can catch the first season of the show on Crunchyroll. Thus, for more updates on Muv Luv Alternative Season 2, keep checking The Anime Daily space.