After making fans wait for more than a decade, Full Metal Panic finally returns in 2017 with a brand new TV anime. Now, the official website has finally revealed the anime’s official title, which is “Full Metal Panic! IV: Invisible Victory”.
They also revealed that the anime will premiere sometime in autumn 2017. Xebec will be taking over the animation production for Kyoto Animation, which animated the latest OVA, Last Raid, and Fumoffu.
The official website also revealed that original character designer, Osamu Horiuchi, has returned to the series. Meanwhile, Katsuichi Nakayama will be directing this new TV anime.
While GONZO handled the first anime, and Kyoto Animation handled Fumoffu and Second Raid. Full Metal Panic! IV: Invisible Victory is the first Full Metal Panic anime in over a decade, with the last one, an OVA, being released back in 2006.