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Strike Witches: AIC to Replace Gonzo on Strike Witches 2

Strike Witches 2: Pantsu Explosion!


 Goodbye Gonzoooooo
 Goodbye Gonzoooooo
 
Strike Witches, or "Magical loli furry planes" is one of those series that you just can't un-learn. Right, wrong, or indifferent, the concept is so outrageous (Famous historical fighter pilots as pant less little girls who grow tails and ears) that you cannot help but respect/loathe it. Well, the show was a success and a second season is in the works. However, it is notable that Gonzo will not be returning as the series producer. While the majority of the key staffers will be carrying over, AIC will be the producer for season 2, loosely titled Strike Witches 2 - ki.
 
I like gossip as much as the next person (I.E. I don't tend to care), but I can't help but ask why a series that was obvious a bankable commodity is being pawned off by Gonzo. Oh well...
Matteon Nov. 27, 2009 at 12:39 p.m.
@John_Martone: Maybe a time issue, they need money now to save themselves, cuz next year will be too late.  What they should've done is made more Nadesico!  sigh, I can dream
Void_Wizardon Nov. 27, 2009 at 3:11 p.m.
Gonzo probably won't be making any anime anymore then..they might still do some things like in-between animation though.
Chengyon Nov. 27, 2009 at 3:48 p.m.
Cant wait for series two lol, the first one had some brilliant episodes in
Daniel_Newton moderator on Nov. 27, 2009 at 4:54 p.m.
Maybe when I've finished watching the first series properly the second one will have started :P
 
Magical loli furry planes, ha!
erotic_ironyon Nov. 28, 2009 at 7:28 a.m.
This is so made of win, i have to find it, it talks to me in a strange, delicious but frightening tongue and i can stop listening...  and a shame that gonzo isn't continuing on it, they are one of my favorite studios
Kuroon Nov. 30, 2009 at 10:50 p.m.

Bahahahaha

People watch Strike Witches.

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