On the occasion of the mountain day, which in Japan has been adopted as a national holiday, a trailer of Encouragement of Climb: Next Summerthe new season of the animated adaptation of Shiro’s manga.
The manga series has already inspired a animated short consisting of three seasons, the first of which made its debut in 2013. However, the episodes of these seasons were structured as short films lasting between 5 and 15 minutes. THE twelve episodes of Encouragement of Climb: Next Summer they will have a duration of 30 minutes each. The first four of this series will be a compilation of the previous episodes with the addition of short stories. Only from the fifth episode onwards will the real adventure begin.
Encouragement of Climb: Next Summer will debut from 4th October on the Japanese broadcaster TOKYO MX and in simulcast on Crunchyroll, which has already published the previous series. A preview will be offered at Anime Fest 2022 scheduled for October 2nd.
There key visual of Encouragement of Climb Next Summer portrays Aoi and the others standing at 3776 meters above sea level, on the highest peak in Japan, Mount Fuji. The 8-bit studio, which is also working on the Blue Lock anime, is in charge of the production of the anime.