FUNimation Entertainment Licenses "Last Exile -Fam, the Silver Wing-"
FUNimation Entertainment has announced the acquisition of digital and home video rights to the steampunk sci-fi anime Last Exile -Fam, the Silver Wing-. The animation studio Gonzo is producing the project. A spin-off of 2003′s Last Exile, the show will follow the adventures of a new set of characters and reunite key Last Exile staff: director Koichi Chigira, character designer Range Murata, composer Hitomi Kuroishi, and production designer Makoto Kobayashi. The series’ worldwide premiere will take place on July 2nd during Anime Expo in Los Angeles. Broadcast and video streaming plans have not been announced at this time.