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'Fate/Grand Order' Franchise Gets Two New Special Episodes for New Year's Eve

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Dec 9, 2017 4:56 AM
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FGO Akihabara Matsuri, an event for the Fate/Grand Order franchise which was held on Saturday via Niconico Live broadcast, has announced that there will be two new special episodes to be broadcast during New Year's Eve via Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, and BS11 between 10:00 p.m. and 11:55 p.m. The broadcast will also include a special talk show to look back at this year's release as well as discuss the announcements of the new works slated for 2018. It will also be livestreamed via Niconico Live.

Fate/Grand Order: Himuro no Tenchi - 7-nin no Saikyou Gijin-hen is based on Himuro no Tenchi Fate/school Life 4-koma spin-off manga featuring Kaede Makidera, Kane Himuro, and Yukiko Saegusa.

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Character Design: Masato Nagamori (the Tales of Zestiria the X series key animation)
Direction: Takahiro Miura (the Fate series director, storyboard, etc.)
Studio: ufotable

Fate/Grand Order: Moonlight / Lostroom is an original anime about a room where you can see something lost or something being lost.

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Chief Director: Hitoshi Nanba (Fate/Grand Order: First Order director)
Director: Takurou Tsukada (Fate/Grand Order: First Order supportive director, storyboard, and direction)
Script: Kinoko Nasu (the Fate series original creator, screenplay, series composition, etc.)
Studio: Lay-duce

Fate/Grand Order is a smartphone game released two years ago on July 30 for Android and on August 12 for iOS devices. First Order was broadcast as last year's New Year's Eve special.

Source: Social Game Info.
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Dec 9, 2017 4:59 AM

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Hype! more Fate is always appreciated.
 
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Ufotable...

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I hope Helena must appear this time.
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Dec 9, 2017 5:22 AM

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Nobody can stop the Fate train.
 
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Dec 9, 2017 5:35 AM
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I feel like they are just building this towards a full TV anime eventually.

 
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Dec 9, 2017 5:42 AM

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Why... the special was bad enough.

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Dec 9, 2017 5:47 AM

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Awww yes, f/go is my fav fate franchise. Can’t wait to watch it.

Stark700 said:
I feel like they are just building this towards a full TV anime eventually.



Pls, I hope one day.
 
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Dec 9, 2017 6:16 AM

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I probably won't watch this. I didn't like First Order and there is no point in watching what is essentialy an advertisement when i'm not interested in the actual game.
 
Dec 9, 2017 6:23 AM
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Hell yeah! Noice!! I am so addicted to Fate/GO so this is welcoming news from a resident Fate fanboy.
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Dec 9, 2017 6:30 AM
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I liked Fate/Grand Order. Good to see more fate series
 
Dec 9, 2017 6:31 AM

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More Fate/ is always welcome, especially one by ufotable



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Dec 9, 2017 6:50 AM
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can we get someone other than Lay-duce please. From what I've seen, they're not very good at animating. I think that even A-1 Pictures is a better choice for animation. It's true that in Lay-duce's recent anime project, Our love has always been 10 cm apart, there have been instances of great animation, but all the in-between stuff is significantly less than average for a series that's only supposed to be six episodes.
 
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A SoL spin off feat. ufotable? This gonna be good. And of course more Grand Order as well <3
 
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Will, umm, Marie Antoinette appear in them? =3

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Stark700 said:
I feel like they are just building this towards a full TV anime eventually.



I am sure they are. Just simply teasing ppl enough with this specials so that they can do a full cour anime later. Its relly more about when and not if it ever gets one, since its a quite popular fate.
 
Dec 9, 2017 7:03 AM
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Despite the flaws that Fate/Grand Order has as a game and as an anime OVA (well Fuyuki arc was meh tbh) I'm looking forward to these.

Of course the two being made by different studios (one of them already worked on it, as well as the director already worked on the series before + Nasu is doing the scripts? o.o) and one of them is by Ufo, I'm actually looking forward to this.

And wait, what Ufo is doing a Slice of Life? o.o Huh. That'll be interesting since they haven't done an actual legit SoL in like so damn long.
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Hoping for a full anime announcement soon...
 
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Dec 9, 2017 7:37 AM
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Good news, hopefully they make a full anime soon.
 
Dec 9, 2017 7:59 AM

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It would be nice if this time it's(the Lay-Duce one) more than just a well-directed special episode like the First Order.
 
Dec 9, 2017 8:08 AM

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More interested in the 2nd one. It's probably not a sequel to First Order. Given the key visual and description, it's probably an animated version of Mashu's past and her life in Chaldea. We already got some idea of it in the game but it would be interesting to see it animated and expanded upon. Wonder if this will have some importance to part 2 of FGO main story. Either way, Nasu wrote this so I'm excited.
 
Dec 9, 2017 8:10 AM

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Stop teasing the crowd and just make a full lenght TV series instead!
 
Dec 9, 2017 8:25 AM

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I wish ufotable wasnt allowed to do any more fate series after fate zero. they really suck now a days. but since this looks comedy i will anticipate it
 
Dec 9, 2017 8:31 AM

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I never thought I see school life adapted. Great. But don't expect fighting and stuff. It is basically a comedy that USB set in a world where the hgw hasn't happened
 
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Robiiii said:
Stop teasing the crowd and just make a full lenght TV series instead!

this. We need a real full length animu.

edit: oh wtf hi Robiiii, didn't notice this was ur comment before quoting xd
 
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Salokannel2 said:
Robiiii said:
Stop teasing the crowd and just make a full lenght TV series instead!

this. We need a real full length animu.

edit: oh wtf hi Robiiii, didn't notice this was ur comment before quoting xd

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Dec 9, 2017 9:25 AM

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Just give me Shuten Douji already Fate!!
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A SoL made by ufo? looks interesting.. Fate is always welcome <3



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I don't really care about Fate/Grand Order and the special last year sucked ass so no thanks ill pass
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Dec 9, 2017 4:01 PM

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I was a Type-Moon fan but honestly I'm getting tired of this Fate BS. Can't I have a Tsukihime already?

Well, as long as I can see Mashu it's fine for me but it doesn't change the fact that I'm already getting tired of more Fate/insert random shit.

 
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wow, this fate momentum... it must be the marketfate
 
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I'm all good with these, but want a full tv series!

I mean come on! The first part of Grand Order is already over in the game! Even the 2nd/1.5th part "Epic of Remnant" is nearing the end. The English will already be having London in a few days... So why not a TV series!?