New trailer for the second part of Free! The Final Stroke
The official website from the anime franchise Free! shows the full trailer from the second movie Free! The Final Stroke. The trailer shows new images of what will be the end of the franchise, in which you can also hear the main theme “This Fading Blue”, by the group OLDCODEX. This second film will be released next April 22.
kyoto animation announced this new project in August 2019, but its production and premiere had to be delayed for different reasonsincluding the serious arson attack on the studio in July 2019. However, the delay was not a loss for the franchise. In the first week premiere of the first part last September, this was positioned as the third in the box office ranking. in his first month raised 543,136,940 yen, in exchange for more than 4 million euros. In addition, it has already been confirmed that the version in Blu-Ray and DVD will go on sale next April 20two days before the premiere of the second part in theaters.
As for the work team and voice castfor these two films he has returned, once again, all original cast. the anime of Free! It has three seasons for television. The first of them, entitled Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club, premiered in September 2013 and ended with a total of 13 episodes. A year later, the Japanese studio brought back the animated series with a second season, titled Free! Eternal Summer and 13 episodes.
In addition to the animated series, an OVA and a movie were released in 2015, the latter titled Highspeed! –Free! Starting Days. Finally, Free!: Dive to the Future began its broadcast in ABC, Tokyo MX, VAT, bs11 Y AT-X on July 11, 2018 and ended with 12 episodes. The last adaptation of the franchise was the film Free! ~Road to the World~ Yume, released in Summer 2019. This was a “re-adaptation” of the anime Free! Dive to the Future, which served as a bridge to the new film. In Crunchyroll all seasons of the franchise can be found at YOU.
The story revolves around Haruka Nanase, a boy who has always liked to dive into the water and swim. Before graduating from elementary school, he participated in a swimming tournament with his clubmates Rin Matsuoka, Makoto Tachibana, and Nagisa Hazuki. After achieving victory, each of the boys went their own way.
Time has passed and after years without seeing each other, his friend Rin, who went abroad and has now returned, challenges Haruka to a swimming competition to show her how much he has improved over the years. Haruka doesn’t intend for it to end there, so she rounds up Makoto and Nagisa, her old classmates from the elementary school swim club that Rin also belonged to, and a new member named Rei Ryugazaki to form the Iwatobi High School swim club so she can beat Rin and her new team from a rival high school.