Announced at AnimeJapan 2015, the official site for the anime component of the mixed media project Valkyrie Drive has gone live with Valkyrie Drive Mermaid. And that has resulted in a big new key visual for the series that you can see below. With plans for a console game and smartphone game in the works, a TV series is being developed will play a key part in the overall promotion scheme. No timeline for the series has been revealed just yet, but the first promotional video has arrived for it. Animated by ARMS, the series will be directed by Hikaru Kaneko based on scripts by Yousuke Kuroda. Kaneko is also handling the character designs for the series.
Casting for the series has been revealed with Mikako Izawa playing Mamori Shojo while Yuka Iguchi will play Mirei Shikishima.
Plot concept: The “beautiful girl sexy battle action” anime is set on five artificial islands.