Game’s pre-registration starts today
The official website for NextNinja’s new smartphone game based on the Bungo Stray Dogs franchise opened on Thursday and confirmed the game’s official title Gakuen Bungo Stray Dogs (Bungo Stray Dogs School). The website also revealed a teaser promotional video, which announced the start of the game’s pre-registration.
The franchise‘s first smartphone game titled Bungo Stray Dogs: Tales of the Lost (Bungo Stray Dogs Mayoi Inu Kaikitan) launched in Japan in 2017. The game released in English in 2018. The ability fling puzzle game features an all-new scenario and character side stories untold in the anime.
Kafka Asagiri and Sango Harukawa launched the Bungo Stray Dogs manga in Kadokawa‘s Young Ace magazine in December 2012, and the series is ongoing. Yen Press is publishing the manga and novel series in English.
The manga’s first television anime adaptation aired from April to June 2016, and Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired in Japan. The anime’s second 12-episode series aired from October to December 2016, and Crunchyroll again streamed the series as it aired. Funimation and Crunchyroll released the series on home video with an English dub. The anime’s third season premiered in April 2019, and Crunchyroll and Funimation both streamed the season.
The anime’s fifth season premiered on July 12, and the season’s final episode aired in Japan on Wednesday.
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