Announced during a special livestream celebrating the upcoming release of the video game, Fate/Extella, a new Fate anime, is coming.

Fate/Extella Scratches an Itch I Didn’t Know I Had

Based on the smartphone video game, Fate/Grand Order, a feature-length TV anime special titled, Fate/Grand Order -First Order- is set to air in Japan towards the end of 2016.

The main staff and cast is as follows (character name spelling is not official):


Original story: TYPE-MOON

Story concept: Kinoko Nasu

Character concept: Takeru Takeuchi

Director: Hitoshi Nanba

Script: Ayumi Sekine

Character design: Keisuke Goto

Music: Ryo Kawasaki

Theme song: “Shikisai” by Maya Sakamoto

Production: Lay-duce


Rikka Fujimaru: Nobunaga Shimazaki

Matthew Kyrielite: Rie Takahashi

Fou: Ayako Kawasumi

Olga Marie Animusphere: Madoka Yonezawa

Romani Archaman: Kenichi Suzumura

Lev Lainur Flauros: Tomokazu Sugita

The story of Fate/Grand Order takes place in a world where all of reality has been destroyed, save for a single magic research center called the Chaldea. In order to save reality, the members of the Chaldea must summon various heroes and legends of lore to aid them in their travels through time to prevent the end of the world.

More information will be announced at an upcoming livestream event scheduled for December 6th.

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