With the winter season so far behind us now and the spring season drawing to a close, we’re deep in the releases for some of those winter series and the cover artwork reveals keep coming. The latest one comes from the Kadokawa series Kantai Collection, which is bringing out its fifth volume on July 31st, 2015, and is now showing off the cover artwork for it. The series is getting a fairly standard six volume release where the Blu-ray limited editions are priced at 7,600 yen while the DVD limited editions are at 6,600 yen. The regular edition DVDs are at 5,600 yen. The series is beginning its release on March 27th, 2015 with new volumes following monthly.
The stars Sumire Uesaka as Fubuki, Saki Fujita as Akagi, and Yuka Iguchi as Kaga. The series was animated at studio Diomedea with Keizo Kusakawa directing based on scripts by Jukki Hanada. Character designs are done by Naomi Ide and Mayuko Matsumoto, who also served as the chief animation directors.
Plot concept: Set in a world where humanity has lost control of the oceans to the “deep sea fleet,” the only hope to counter this threat are the Kanmusu, a group of girls who possess the spirit of Japanese warships. The story revolves around Fubuki, a destroyer who comes to the Chinjufu base to train with other Kanmusu. Watch as their stories unfold!
[Source: Kantai Collection -Kan Colle-]