Brace yourselves admirals, we are getting a new Kantai Collection animated movie, and the beloved characters featured in the TV anime have been confirmed to appear!
During the 2nd KanColle Naval Review (Kankanshiki), it was announced that a new movie is scheduled to premiere in 2016, though no exact release date has been confirmed. A special event footage for that new movie has also been confirmed, and it features the following ships:
Fubuki Kai Ni
Yuudachi Kai Ni (POI!)
Kongou Kai Ni
Hiei Kai Ni
Haruna Kai Ni
Kirishima Kai Ni
Choukai Kai Ni (not in the TV anime)
Furutaka Kai Ni (not in the TV anime)
Kako Kai Ni (Not in the TV anime)
It was also indicated via twitter that there will be another KanColle anime, which will also be a sequel to the previous TV anime, and it will be a different project from the movie. Both the movie and this sequel anime are being produced at the same time.
— TVアニメ『艦これ』公式 (@anime_KanColle) August 9, 2015
Whoa! So we are getting a movie and another sequel anime? Teitokus rejoice! More announcements about the two new anime will be revealed on later dates.