The official website of the anime adaptation of Hiroshi Hiroyama’s Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya manga series has that the upcoming Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz! anime will begin its broadcast this Summer on July 24 on Tokyo MX. Additionally, the site has also revealed some swimsuit designs for the main characters, two new visuals and a new promotional video.
Another new visual was also revealed that features Chloe taking a lick of Illya’s ice cream as Miyu looks on:
The site has also revealed some new swimsuit designs for the anime’s main characters to tie into its Summer release. The main cast will be returning to voice their characters in the new series:
- Mai Kadowaki (Mimi Usa in Kodomo no Jikan) will return to voice Illyasviel von Einzbern
- Kaori Nazuka (Nunnally Lamperouge from Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch) voices Miyu Edelfelt
- Chiwa Saito (Homura Akemi in Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica) will voice Chloe Von Einzburn
- Shizuka Itou (Akeno Himejima from High School DxD) as Luviagelita Edelfelt
- Kana Ueda (Yumi Fukuzawa from Maria-sama ga Miteru) is voicing Rin Tohsaka
- Satomi Satou (Ritsu Tainaka in K-ON!) as Mimi Katsura
- Kanae Itou (Ruiko Saten from Toaru Kagaku no Railgun) voices Suzuka Kurihara
- Mariya Ise (Stocking Anarchy from Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt) will assume the role of Nanaki Moriyama
- Emiri Katou (Kyuubey from Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica) is voicing Tatsuko Gakumazawa
- Mitsuaki Madono (Tohru Adachi in Persona 4: The Animation) will be back as Issei Ryuudou
The second promotional video of the anime was also released:
Here is the first PV that was earlier revealed:
Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya is a spin off manga series from Type-Moon’s Fate/stay night franchise by Hiroshi Hiroyama. The manga follows Illyasviel von Einzbern in an alternate universe where she is a magical girl. The manga original released in 2007 in Kadokawa Shoten’s Comp Ace magazine and ran for 2 volumes. A sequel series Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2wei! released in 2009 and another titled Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 3wei! released in 2012, which the latter is still ongoing at 5 volumes to date. The anime adaptation of the first manga series aired in June 2013 and a second series in July last year, both of which were produced by Silver Link (Kokoro Connect, Non Non Biyori).
Here is a brief synopsis of the series from Haruhichan:
Spin-off of Fate/stay night with Illyasviel von Einzbern as the protagonist, living an alternate life as a school girl. While taking a bath, she stumbles upon Kaleido Stick Ruby, who turns her into a magical girl.
The Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 2wei Herz! anime will be airing from July 24 on Tokyo MX in the Summer 2015 anime season. Additional information about the game will be revealed soon.