During the “World Trigger Natsu Matsuri 2015″ (World Trigger Summer Festival 2015) event on Wednesday, it was announced that a new series of the World Trigger television anime will premiere in October. The new series has the tentative title of Isekai Kara no Toubousha (Fugitives From Another World), although it has yet to be confirmed that this will be the final decided title.
The new anime series will depict an original story that was not in Daisuke Ashihara’s manga. It will also feature new characters and other elements.
World Trigger is a Sci-Fi manga written and illustrated by Daisuke Ashihara. The series began early last year in Shueisha’s Weekly Shounnen Jump magazine. To date there has been a total of 5 volumes released. The manga is also currently available on Viz Media’s digital Weekly Shonen Jump. The TV anime adaptation by Toei Animation debuted on October 5, 2014 and is expected to run for 50 episodes.
A gate to another dimension has burst open, and from it emerge gigantic invincible creatures that threaten all of humanity. Earth’s only defense is a mysterious group of warriors who have co-opted the alien technology in order to fight back!