The 2nd season of Tales of Zestiria the X, a fantasy TV anime based on Bandai Namco’s long-running series of JRPGs, begins its Japanese broadcast today, and Bandai Visual has published an extended trailer to whet fans’ appetites for the continuation of the story.
Tales of Zestiria the X is directed by Haruo Sotozaki and features animation by ufotable. The 1st season aired on Japanese TV from July – September of 2016, and it was also simulcast in North America by Funimation, who describe the series as follows:
“Legends speak of the Shepherd, a savior who will bring peace to the seraphim and human worlds. Sorey has spent his life studying ancient books and exploring ruins to learn more about the legendary savior. When he and his seraphim companion Mikleo encounter a mysterious girl in the ruins, the stories of the Shephard become Sorey’s reality. Is he strong enough to take on the evil Lord of Calamity?“
Tales of Zestiria the X Season 2 will be broadcast on Tokyo MX, Sun TV, and other stations beginning on January 08, 2017.
Official Tales of Zestiria the X TV anime home page
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