Cygames has announced that the smartphone game “Uma Musume Pretty Derby” will be released on 24th February 2021, almost two years after it was first announced. Pre-registration is currently open via https://game.umamusume.jp/ for iOS and Android users (in Japanese only).
In other news, the TV anime “Uma Musume Pretty Derby Season 2” will be broadcast on TOKYO MX and related channels starting 4th January 2021. The show stars Machico and Saori Onishi, with direction by Kei Oikawa, character design and chief animation by Yosuke Kabashima, and animation by P.A.Works.
“Uma Musume Pretty Derby” follows Special Week, a young horse girl raised in Hokkaido by a human mother after her horse mother passed away. She never met another horse girl until she moved to Tokyo and joined the Academy. Her goal is becoming the best horse girl in Japan.