Sagu Aoyama, author of the Ro-Kyu-Bu! light novel series today confirmed that a second anime season of the series would be developed, following today’s Dengeki 20th Anniversary festival event. The second season is currently planned to be titled Ro-Kyu-Bu! SS.
Sentai Filmworks acquired their acquisition of the North American rights in July 2011, but in June 2012 confirmed that the production committee had requested a buyback of the series home video rights, meaning anything but the digital distribution of the first season is currently up in the air.
Talk about games being called unexpectedly! Hasegawa Subaru joined the basketball club at Nanashiba High, only to have his hopes dashed when the teams’ play is suspended after the captain is suspected of having inappropriate feelings for the coach’s underage daughter. Blindsided and blocked by bad luck, Subaru expectedly finds an opening for his talent with the hoops when his aunt asks him to take on the task of coaching a young girls’ basketball club – a Ro-Kyu-Bu. But can a superstar wannabe find true satisfaction while playing sixth man to a team of five girls? Get your scorecards ready and find out in RO-KYU-BU FAST BREAK!
-Sentai Filmworks Description for Season 1
- [Source: AnimeNewsNetwork]