The anime block’s return is part of a larger announcement of the network’s 2017 lineup, which includes premiere of several American dramas, kids shows and Netflix’s Voltron: Legendary Defender animation series.
Japanese anime shows Kantai Collection, Attack on Titan: Junior High, Myriad Colors Phantom World, Knights of Sidonia and Uta no Prince-sama Maji Love 1000% has been included to the channel’s announcement.
A representative of TV5 has told Anime Pilipinas that apart from the announced titles on social media, other titles is also set to air on the anime block, this includes Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? (DanMachi) and other titles that are still in the works.
The representative also told APN that the anime block will air on Weekday afternoons during the days where Philippine Basketball Association does not hold games.
The representative also says that they plan to bring back the anime block within January of next year, and all titles will be dubbed in Filipino.
TV5 President and CEO Vincent “Chot” Reyes shared the news of TV5 AniMEGA’s return on his Twitter account.
— Chot Reyes (@coachot) December 13, 2016
The human race has lost all naval controls to a greater threat. The only way to counter this adversity are Kanmusu (Fleet Girls), girls instilled with the souls of ancient war vessels.
The story follows the adventures of Fubuki, a Japanese Destroyer-classed Kanmusu-in-training at the Chinjufu fleet academy. (Synopsis from ANIPLUS Asia)
Attack on Titan: Junior High
A spin-off series to the number-one manga bestseller and popular anime series. Eren and Mikasa enter a new school – Titan Junior High! However, Eren’s hated Titans for years, so can he get along with his new (harmless?) classmates? Featuring all of the characters from the main series as you’ve never seen them before, this series is sure to delight fans of Attack on Titan.
Myriad Colors Phantom World
In the near future, spirits and monsters are in full sight. A boy leads a group of people with special abilities as they plot against a massive organization that takes advantage of a certain incident and eventually know the truth about their world in the process. (Synopsis from ANIPLUS Asia)
Knights of Sidonia
Sidonia is the last known human settlement flying through space to escape the Gauna, gigantic alien monsters bent on its destruction. Sidonia has it’s own giant Guardians, piloted by their very best pilots, synthetic humans who are constantly training to be the best. Tanikaze Nagate has been living in Sidonia’s underground layer since birth, training on an old Guardian simulator until his grandfather passed away. Now, rejoining the synthetic humans, will he be able to protect Sidonia from the evolving Guana. (Synopsis from ANIPLUS Asia)
Uta no Prince-sama – Maji Love 1000%
Nanami Haruka wants to be a song writer, so she attends an idol training school filled with handsome boys. The school pairs each aspiring songwriter with an aspiring idol, but Haruka finds herself paired with 6 bishounen idols. To make things more difficult, Nanami is also not allowed to date any of her beautiful partners. (Synopsis from Anime News Network)
Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?
In Orario, fearless adventurers band together in search of fame and fortune within the monstrous underground labyrinth known as Dungeon.
But while riches and renown are incentive enough for most, Bell Cranel, would-be hero extraordinaire, has bigger plans: he wants to pick up girls.
Is it wrong to face the perils of Dungeon alone, in a single-member guild blessed by a failed goddess? Maybe. Is it wrong to dream of playing hero to hapless maidens in Dungeon? Maybe not. After one misguided adventure, Bell quickly discovers that anything can happen in the labyrinth–even chance encounters with beautiful women. The only problem? He’s the one who winds up the damsel in distress!! (Synopsis from ANIPLUS Asia)