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Apr 30, 2016 4:02 AM
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It was announced on the K anime project official website, as well as during the "K: Do you know K?" event today, that there will be a new animation project titled K: Seven Stories. In addition, the staff for the anime series are reprising their roles. It is currently unknown what the format of the anime will be.

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Original Creator: GoRA×GoHands
Studio: GoHands
Director, Character Design: Shingo Suzuki

Other announcements include the start of the K official fan club this fall, "K Official Supporters Clan."

Source: Official site

K: Seven Stories on MAL
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Apr 30, 2016 4:09 AM
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i guess the merchandises for this sold very well, since the disc sales for the last season is average at best, and since this is an original anime there is no source material sales boost too
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:30 AM

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The second season was a disappointment, but I'll still keep an eye on this. Do we know if it's third season or a movie?
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Scratch the fifth point, it's not very relevant...
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:30 AM

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another K anime? didn't expect that, will watch for sure though.
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:31 AM
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More K related stuff..honestly idk how I feel about this. Thought the second season was mediocre but if it has the quality of the movie, then I might be interested.
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:31 AM

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Milk it while it's hot
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:34 AM
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geralt said:
Do we know if it's third season or a movie?
It only announced "new animation", so not even sure if it's third season or movie (type/format still not announced yet, either, as mentioned on news post), but from the image and the title, I'm guessing it's side stories of the kings.
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Apr 30, 2016 4:42 AM

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O.o interesting news honestly wasnt expecting it after that drop of sales with the last season but it seems like its still worth it then perhaps they get the money somewhere else and the bd-dvd doesnt matter for them much. anyway lookin forward to and also iam kinda expecting it to be a movie^^
 
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Apr 30, 2016 4:44 AM
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I'm hoping this will be more like the side material, considering its format! The manga also uses vignettes, and I've always considered it way better than any of the animations.
 
Apr 30, 2016 4:50 AM

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Another one...Too lazy to consider it
 
Apr 30, 2016 4:59 AM

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Fabulous news I hope but I really don't know what they could add to the story at this point though.
 
Apr 30, 2016 4:59 AM

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Very nice very nice, K is one of those shows that you can always watch.

Looking forward to this.
 
Apr 30, 2016 5:10 AM
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another movie ? watch them troll it with a movie
 
Apr 30, 2016 5:16 AM

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As long as there's more Munakata I'm fine with this.

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Apr 30, 2016 5:20 AM

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Eh, K has gone downhill since the first season in my opinion.
 
Apr 30, 2016 5:48 AM

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I actually liked the 2nd season, so I'm happy to hear the news. I didn't expect more K anime but I don't have any complaints. :3
 
Apr 30, 2016 5:54 AM

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Its good news. I do think season 2 left in a good place . So hopefully its like an Epilogue movie or something . I wouldn't mind a season 3 though.
 
Apr 30, 2016 6:06 AM

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Well, I'll pick it up. The second season wasn't really bad or good, and it's not like the first season was particularly amazing either. The characters did grow on me though.

Wonder what it's gonna be about. Wanted to think that it'd be sort of a backstory on the kings, but we already know, like, most of the king's backstory in the picture. Maybe the colorless king? Maybe there'll be a new one revealed? I know Kuro always went on and on about Ichigen but he's sorta dead lol

 
Apr 30, 2016 6:19 AM

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Haven't watch season 2 yet, but more background information for the kings would be great. They're just so cool, I wanna know what made them so cool.
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Apr 30, 2016 6:25 AM

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I never expected that there will be more from this anime. I actually loved both seasons and the movie. I can't wait for this!!
 
Apr 30, 2016 6:30 AM

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Oh wow! Never expected there will be anything related to K after the sequel, Return of Kings, came out.

Mixed feelings about this. I find myself in between honestly speaking, I liked the first season and the following movie but I was very disappointed with how the sequel turned out. I was confident that that was the end of the franchise, but more stuff coming up does make me excited a little. I'm not giving up hope, hope this might be a string of OVA's, all the more better if its a TV series or some kind of spin-off, but I hope this turns out good.
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Apr 30, 2016 6:34 AM

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I also didn't expect more will be coming after the first adaptation, this is probably
going to be a backstory of the kings judging from the cover and title.



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Apr 30, 2016 6:34 AM

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Nice. Return of Kings was a bit disappointing, but I enjoyed the first season and actually really liked the movie. I always thought the series needed more world-building and hopefully this will address that.
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Apr 30, 2016 6:49 AM

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Yesssss!!! I absolutely love K, so it's thrilling news for me >w<
Loved Return of Kings, so I'm hyped to see what kind of format this series will take.

And I need more CustomiZ in K, it's like jelly and peanutbutter on toast -w-
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Apr 30, 2016 7:08 AM

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Well this is a bit unexpected, looking forward to it.
 
Apr 30, 2016 7:26 AM

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I haven't seen the movie and the second season yet and now a new anime announcement.

Hope I can watch them before this is released.

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Apr 30, 2016 7:36 AM

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Hmm... Season 2 definitely dropped a lot in quality and seemed like it ended so this is surprising! A background story on all the kings as would make sense, according to the title of this new anime
 
Apr 30, 2016 7:50 AM

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When i got email about this, my reaction was "really?" Dont get me wrong, i liked 1st season ,movie and 2nd season(different levels of liking),but cmon. Like @Hatsuyuki said:
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Apr 30, 2016 7:59 AM

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I'm a big fan of the K franchise so I'm really looking forward to this~ I hope it'll be good!

But that poster though.... whether or not this is gonna be a backstory of the 7 original kings and their clans, I'm still curious (and confused) as to why they decided to have Weismann in there while looking like Yashiro and not in his original body. o__o
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Apr 30, 2016 8:26 AM
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I don't understand how will they make it! is it really flashback! I really like this anime but a flashback!?? Wait and see
 
Apr 30, 2016 8:52 AM

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awesome yay can't wait.
 
Apr 30, 2016 8:54 AM

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yay cant wait i wonder what it will be
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:05 AM

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I wasn't expecting any more K stuff after the 2nd season, especially with how it ended, so this is surprising news. I guess I'll check it out.
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:12 AM

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Where did the money for this come from...?

But eh, okay. This will probably a side story (or alternate reality) where all of them are high school students... More Mikoto is always welcome~
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:19 AM

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Well, there's certainly room for more. I wonder if it'll be a prequel... that'd be interesting.
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:32 AM

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That's somehow good news but the key visuals confuses me- I don't know if it's a prequel (Mikoto is alive) or a sequel (Silver King's look). Nevertheless I'm glad there's more K,hopefully it won't disappoint like the last time.
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:52 AM

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More K is always welcomed, but the second season was just a letdown.
 
Apr 30, 2016 9:54 AM

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Ahhhh if they give me more Mikoto I go for it. K is my most favorite after all so I am super happy about this. Can't wait >///////<
 
Apr 30, 2016 10:01 AM
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nice, after hearing d grayman making a comeback and now k is just wonderful.
 
Apr 30, 2016 10:45 AM

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Sweet~ A third season would be awesome, but I'd be fine with a movie too.
 
Apr 30, 2016 11:04 AM

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Oh hell, such a shame, there's so much good animes that ain't getting a new season and bad thing is getting...
 
Apr 30, 2016 11:56 AM

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Sigh... completionist's curse, here I come...
 
Apr 30, 2016 12:18 PM

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Sigh... completionist's curse, here I come...

still havent finished the second season, i really hate this franchise but i always force myself to watch it. maybe it's because everyone gives it so much praise?
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Apr 30, 2016 12:21 PM

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I wouldn't call it "milking". That sounds too negative. Should only be used for crap like Naruto and stuff like that (fighting shounen that run endlessly) or other crappy shows.

Yeah technically it still is milking but with good quality I don't have a problem. Season 2 still was good. It is amazing how they can make an entertaining show just with good music, action and cool chars and visuals. (Yes plot was not that much and I usually care about story/plot and still loved K.)

If they made more of Psycho Pass (where the 2nd season was a lot worse) I'd call it milking. Or some shoujo romance where they after 24 episodes not even kiss ... getting milked (cause the manga is running endlessly).

But this news is goodl K and Natsume Yuujinchou (which got a lot of seasons and is a great anime) - good news.
 
Apr 30, 2016 12:32 PM

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YESSSSSSSSSS

This makes me very happy because I was hoping that we would get another series that would develop and explain the backgrounds of the kings
 
Apr 30, 2016 1:26 PM

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i liked the 2º season so am happy for this, definitely gonna give it a shot when it comes out.
 
Apr 30, 2016 2:22 PM
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I really enjoyed both both seasons and the movie of K. Looking forward to this.
 
Apr 30, 2016 3:43 PM

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i definitely expected another season due to the massive and continuous dominance it had in sales. not a surprise in the least.

however the biggest disappointment is that lost small world is getting a freaking play. i can only hope that it will eventually get animated, maybe an ova bundle or something. really bad that it's getting dismissed like that. i was never interested in misaki and fushi but that manga really got me into it and really helped me see the (extreme) dark side to fushi.
 
Apr 30, 2016 4:12 PM

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So happy! It's great to see a fave anime continue.
 
Apr 30, 2016 4:18 PM

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Lets follow the daily lives of the kings....
 
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