Although at the time it went somewhat unnoticed among other sports anime‘Tsurune’ It has earned a loyal fandom for its beautiful visual style and emotional story… and loyalty has paid off, because in 2023 a new season and an anime movie will be released.
The new chapters arrive in no time to open the upcoming winter anime season, and the final trailer for the second season gives us a better look at the next part of the story, and its opening theme as well.
Gathering the whole team
‘Tsurune: The Linking Shot’ is the second season of the series, which takes off next January 5, 2023. Luck Life has taken care of ‘ºC’, the opening theme song that can be heard in the new trailer, and Tei has performed ‘Hitominaka’, the credits theme.
The anime follows Narumiya Minato, who gave up archery after an accident at a tournament. Already in high school, he meets his childhood friends, Seiya Takehaya and Ryōhei Yamanouch, who encourage him to return to the sport. At first Minato isn’t too keen on the job, but Mr. Tommy, the archery club’s instructor, is determined to recruit him.
The anime of ‘Tsurune‘ is based on the light novels by Kotoko Ayano and Chinatsu Morimoto, which already have three volumes. The first season consists of thirteen episodes and an OVA, which can be seen through Crunchyroll, while the new chapters will be broadcast in simulcast on HIDIVE.