There’s a new TV commercial for the upcoming anime The Asterisk War which is based from the light novel series, The Asterisk War: The Academy City on the Water (Gakusen Toshi Asterisk) by author Yuu Miyazaki and illustrator okiura. The commercial is in 30- and 15-second versions and just like the other promo videos; it features the anime’s theme song “Brand-new World” by Shiena Nishizawa.
The Asterisk War is a battle-action anime series that will begin airing on October 3 at different channels such as Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, BS11, ABC and CBC. The anime will premiere on Animax at 8:30 p.m. timeslot on October 3.
Together with the new TV commercial of The Asterisk War, a new poster was also posted on the anime’s official website. The poster features the latest character profile for Claudia Enfield, the student council president of Seidōkan Academy.
The Asterisk War Storyline:
In the previous century, humanity was attacked by an unprecedented disaster… The impact “Invertia.” The whole world was destroyed. However, humans acquired a new potential…”The Genestella.”
Shiena Nishizawa’s song “Brand-new World” has been featured several times in previous TV commercial for The Asterisk War, in addition, Maaya Sakamoto is also performing the anime’s ending them song “Waiting for the rain.”
Code name: Yu Alexius is an ambiguous entity who loves to talk about anime and Chinese animation in general. An insatiable soul from the Pearl of the Orient, a frustrated writer and a Houtarou Oreki wanna-be. He is a piece of a lunatic and everything crazy.