With July getting ever closer, the official Love Live! website has made several announcements regarding the anime adaptation for Love Live! Sunshine, which has now been revealed to premiere this 2 July 2016 at 10:30 p.m. via Tokyo MX and other networks.
But Love Live! Sunshine won’t just be aired on TV, as the official website also revealed that several websites will be legally streaming the anime’s episodes online, and they are Bandai Channel, LINE LIVE, and Niconico. Like the TV anime, the online streaming will also begin on 2 July.
Love Live! Sunshine is set in the seaside town of Numazu in Shizuoka Prefecture, and will follow the new school idol group known as AQUORS. The group is comprised of Chika Takami, Riko Sakurauchi, Kanan Matsuura, Dia Kurosawa, You Watanabe, Yoshiko Tsushima, Hanamaru Kunikida, Mari Ohara, and Ruby Kurosawa, and you can check out the nine AQUORS members here: http://www.afachan.asia/2015/04/seiyuu-need-know-love-live-sunshines-cast/
The anime will be having a seaside setting, and will follow AQUORS, which is founded by Chika Takami, a girl who is inspired by μ’s to create her own school idol group.