On the official site for the anime adaptation of the video game kantai-collectionit was announced that the broadcast of the fourth episode of the anime Kantai Collection: Itsuka Ano Umi de (KanColle: Someday in that Sea), which serves as the second season of the project, has been delayed until next December 15 due to production problems.
The episode was to air on November 24 in Japan, but the first three episodes will rerun until it resumes with the fourth episode in December. On the other hand, the series premiered on November 3 and is confirmed with a total of eight episodesresponding to the wishes of the production team to have “a more compact story, but with better quality.”
The franchise began with the release of a free browser-based card game developed by Kadokawa Games and distributed by dmm.com. The game was released in April 2013 in Japan and in just two years it had three million registered users. Subsequently, the installment inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios diomedeaunder the direction of Keizou Kusakawa and scripts written by jukki hanadareleased in January 2015.
- Kazuya Miura (Shokugeki no Souma, Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta?, Uzaki-chan wa Asobitai!) is in charge of directing the anime at the studios ENGI.
- Kensuke Tanaka (Kantai Collection: KanColle) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Chika Noumi (hatage! Kemono Michi, Koi to Uso) is in charge of character design.
- kaori ohkoshi is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
Kantai Collection Synopsis
With the seas under constant threat from the hostile “Nether Fleet”, a specialized naval base is established specifically to deal with them. However, instead of standard naval weaponry, the base is equipped with the “Kanmusu”, girls who house the spirits of the most iconic Japanese warships. Fubuki, a young Destroyer-type Kanmusu, joins the base as a new recruit; Unfortunately for her, despite her inexperience and timid nature, she is assigned to the notorious Third Torpedo Squadron, and is quickly thrown into the heat of battle. When she is rescued from near annihilation, the rookie little warship decides to become as strong as the person who saved her life.
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