News: Eureka Seven AO – On Hiatus After Airing Episode 22

According to latest issue of Nyantype magazine, it was announced that action/adventure anime series Eureka Seven AO will be on hiatus after airing Episode 22 on September 27.

Episode 23 and 24 is set to air on November, though no exact dates were given.

The story is set on Okinawa’s isolated island of Iwado, which has seen a growing movement advocating a return to an autonomous government. Ao Fukai, a 12-year-old boy with a missing father, lives on the island with an old doctor named Toshio and is about to enter middle school. Ao’s mother was taken away a decade ago by unknown individuals. Naru Arata, Ao’s 12-year-old childhood friend and the story’s heroine, lives with her father, older sister, and grandmother. She has a “Yuta” power awakened within her due to an incident when she was young. A mysterious entity called “Secret” suddenly appears and launches an attack on the Scub Coral lifeform on the island. Ao launches a certain military FP called “Nirvash” aboard a Japanese military transport in his fervent desire to protect the island. [MAL]