It was announced last year during the “60 Years of Philippines-Japan Friendship Celebration” that Love Live! Sunshine!! will be a part of the new program line up of 2017.
And finally, after 10 months since it was announced, the popular idol themed anime from the Love Live! franchise will gonna set to air on ABS-CBN’s cable channel HERO TV this November.
Love Live! Sunshine!! – November 23
Love Live! Sunshine!! is a Japanese multimedia project co-developed by ASCII Media Works’ Dengeki G’s Magazine, music label Lantis, and animation studio Sunrise. The project is a spin-off of Love Live! and revolves around a group of fictional schoolgirls who become idols in order to save their school from shutting down, just like the idol group from the original series. A 13-episode anime television series produced by Sunrise and directed by Kazuo Sakai aired between July and September 2016. A second season premiered in October This Year.
Love Live! Sunshine!! will be premiering this coming November 23.
Aside from Love Live! Sunshine!!, the Sunday movie block “HERO Theatrixx” will also set to air the three Initial D franchise films.
Watch Initial D: Third Stage on November 12, Initial D: The Movie – Legend 1 Kakusei on November 19 and Initial D: The Movie – Legend 2 Tousou on November 26.
Hero Theatrixx goes on air every Sunday at 12am and 9pm
Hero TV, is a 24-hour Filipino pay TV anime channel which was owned and operated by Creative Programs Inc., a subsidiary of ABS-CBN Corporation. HERO TV is available on Sky Cable, Destiny Cable channel 44 and more than 100 Cable Operators Nationwide.