Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter! anime to simulcast on ANIPLUS Asia


ANIPLUS Asia announced on Tuesday that it will simulcast air upcoming idol anime Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter! this Fall 2017.

Wake Up, Girls! New Chapter! will start on October 10, airing every Tuesday at 2:35AM (PHT). Encore run will be every Tuesday at 11:00PM (PHT).


The series follows the girls after the events of the first season. ANIPLUS Asia describes the series as follows:

After overcoming countless challenges and finally emerging victorious over the nation’s idol group I-1 Club at the Idol Festival, Wake Up, Girls! -under the management of tiny Sendai production company Green Leaves Entertainment – continues their journey amidst the harsh reality of an “idol recession”. Meanwhile, three highschool students in Sendai aspire to be the next new idols.

Furthermore, it was also announced that its theatrical OVA and prequel to the series, Wake up Girls! Seven Idols! is set to air on October 10, at 1:30 AM(PHT). The film was released in Japan on January 10,2014.

ANIPLUS Asia is available in the Philippines on Skycable Channel 139 and over-the-top video streaming mobile app Tribe.