Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song is an original anime series in the action and music genre that first aired in the spring of 2021. The anime that is not inspired by a manga or light novel is one of the rare original anime series. Though it was created without inspiration from a written product, a household name sits in the creative and author’s seat. Tappei Nagatsuki, the author of “Re:Zero − Starting a life in another worldFollowed by many anime and manga enthusiasts in Japan and worldwide, is the creator and author of Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song. The studio in charge of animations is White Studiowe know from popular animes like Seraph of the end and The Old Magician’s Bride† Vivy originally aired on many Japanese local networks from April 3, 2021 to June 19, 2021. It is listed at Funimationof Aniplex of America to license the anime. In this way, viewers from all over the world watched the anime and began to wonder what the second season† Will the anime get a second season?
What is the storyline of the anime?
Nierland is an artificial intelligence theme park where dreams, hopes and science are intertwined. Vivi, the first autonomous humanoid artificial intelligence created, takes on the role of artificial intelligence for this place. She continues to perform with all her heart to fulfill her mission to make everyone happy by singing songs. But the theme park still lacks popularity. One day, an artificial intelligence named Matsumoto, who was sent from the future to prevent the war between artificial intelligence and humans 100 years later, confronts Vivy. How will the meeting of these two artificial intelligences with different tasks shape the future? Vivy’s 100-year journey begins; this is the story of artificial intelligence self-destruct.
Will there be a second season of Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song?
With studiocreative duo Tappei Nagatsuki & Eiji Umehara, or any anime related company yet renewed the anime for one second season† But for now, we don’t have to worry. The final episode of the anime aired on June 19, 2021 and it may be too early to see confirmation of a new season† Animes have a 90% chance of being refreshed under a number of key factors. These key factors are adequacy of the manga source material, disc sales, popularity, and other financial factors.
There is no manga or light novel
Since the anime is not a manga or light novel adaptation, the decision for the second season will not affect the decision for the second season whether the manga or light novel provides sufficient source material. If all goes well, the duo Tappei Nagatsuki and Eiji Umehara could be preparing a script for a second season. Who knows, they may have already outlined it. However, other factors directly influence the anime’s decision for a new season. Let’s take a look at the disc sales for estimates, as there’s no official announcement yet.
Disc sales of the first season
Disc sales declined as online video viewing increased. Still, the sale of discs is a good financial income for anime. On the other hand, it is good data to compare with other animes released in the same period and to see its popularity in Japan. Sales of Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song discs began on June 30, 2021. They managed to sell 4.155 units in its first sales volume and will sell five more volumes. In general, in order to gain approval for a new season, an anime is expected to be oversold 4,000 units on the average of the volumes. Looking at the initial volume sales, the anime surpassed this goal and also had a good sales figure among many anime that went on sale during the same period. From a CD sales point of view, a second season is very likely.
The popularity of the anime
Popularity is also one of the factors that directly influences the decision for a second season. It’s nearly impossible for an underrated anime to get a second season. Fortunately, Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song already has a strong fan base, judging by the CD sales. The anime is currently one of the most searched anime on Google among the animes released during the same period. While it hasn’t gotten as many viewers as Higehiro or Wonder Egg Priority, which were published during the same period, its popularity is undeniable. Currently the anime is followed by 54.1k people on Twitter† That’s not bad for a new anime, but for a new season it needs a little more popularity. The best thing you can do right now is to recommend the anime to your loved ones.
The anime got good reviews from many viewers and the ratings are really good. (8.54 on Myanimelist, 8.6 on IMDb)† Also, according to Myanimelist data, the anime ranks 596thwhich isn’t bad for a new anime.
When is the second season of Vivy?
There is no official news for the second season of the anime yet. However, we speculated above about the possibility of a second season for our readers. In summary, in terms of source material there is no problem; popularity and disc sales are above average, reviews are good too. For now, everything points to the second season. There is a 70% chance that the anime will get a new season in our opinion. Considering the production and extension period, we may see a new season early 2023† We will be here with official updates. Until then, if you like this genre of anime, Steins;Gate (sci-fi genre and includes time-traveling elements like Vivy) or Violet Evergarden (sets around a doll and a robot)