On January 15, voting began for the Crunchyroll platform Anime Awards, and fans have the opportunity to vote for the nominees of the different categories once a day with a deadline of January 22. One of the productions nominated for “Best Animation” is the animated adaptation of the game for smartphones Princess Connect! Re: Dive, therefore, members of the Cygames Pictures studios shared a comment about it:
«We are very happy to hear that Princess Connect! Re: Dive has been nominated for Best Animation Work. We did our best to provide quality episodes during these difficult times and we hope we have entertained as many people as possible. Please vote for Princess Connect! Re: Dive at the Anime Awards and stay tuned for our next projects, ”said the team.
The first season premiered on April 6 and had a total of thirteen episodes, with a second season confirmed. Cygames previously announced that Princess Connect! Re: Dive would be the sequel to the game Princess Connect! released in 2016. Their compilation volumes released only in Blu-ray format had excellent sales, achieving the following numbers in their first weeks:
- Volume 1: 28,518 units sold.
- Volume 2: 21,545 units sold.
- Volume 3: 21,667 units sold.
- Volume 4: 25,107 units sold.
Synopsis of Princess Connect! Re: Dive
On the continent of Astraea, a man falls from the sky with no memory other than his own name. An elf girl named Kokkoro appears before him as his guide in this world they are about to explore. With Kokkoro's guidance, Yuuki can learn how the world works, from fighting monsters to running the economy.To earn money for their journey, Yuuki and Kokkoro decide to join the guild association and accept simple missions. In one of them they meet Pecorine, a gluttonous but charming girl who is an expert in battle, and shortly after they meet Karyl, a cat girl specialized in magic. After a while, a bond of friendship is formed between the four and they decide to create their own. own guild. But as their adventures continue, they will also discover the mysteries behind Yuuki's lost memories.
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