Sentai Filmworks has announced the license of spring 2017 anime Sword Oratoria: Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? On the Side, the spin-off focus on Sword Princess Ais Wallenstein and the Loki Familia. The anime will be available exclusively in the U.S. on Anime Strike as a part of the Spring 2017 simulcast season with a home video release to follow. Anime Strike subscribers can stream new episodes every Friday starting April 14.
They describe the series
Ais Wallenstein’s life changed forever on the fateful day she met Bell Cranel, but while Bell's story launched him into his future, her story sends her deeper into her past. Within the dungeon’s treacherous depths, Ais and the other members of the Loki Familia encounter an irregularity that could threaten not just their party, but their entire world.
The series will be directed by Youhei Suzuki (The “Hentai” Prince and the Stony Cat), with series composition by Hideki Shirane (Is it Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?). Animation production will once again be helmed by J. C. Staff.
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