HEROtv has announced on their press release that local anime channel is set to premiere ‘Date a Live‘, ‘Love Live!‘ and ‘Arakawa Under the Bridge‘ next month.
DATE A LIVE
Aired: April 5, 2013
Itsuka Shido is a high school boy. On the last day of the spring holidays, an explosion destroys the town and a girl in armor appears in front of him. Shido’s sister-in-law, Kotori, tells him that the girl is called “Special Disasterous Designated Creature: Spirit”, which causes a timespace quake. Kotori disclosed that she is the commander of the anti-spirit organization Ratatosk and orders him to go out on a date with the spirit girl. Kotori says, “I don’t ask you to beat the spirit. Just let her fall in love with you and save the world. (MyAnimeList)
Date A Live airs every Sunday, starting on February 16 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM (four-episode marathons),with replays at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
LOVE LIVE! School Idol Project
Aired: January 6, 2013
Honoka Kōsaka loves her school. That’s why it’s bad news for her when she finds out it’s being shut down due to lack of new students. In order to bring in more students, Honoka decides to start a “school idol group”, which is certain to get the eyes of the public. To make this dream a reality, she gathers together her close friends and classmates to make the best idol unit possible. (ANN)
Love Live! starts airing on February 19, every Monday to Friday at 9:00 PM with replays at 3 AM, 9 AM, and 3 PM.
ARAKAWA UNDER THE BRIDGE
Aired: April 4, 2010
Kou Ichinomiya has always lived according to the creed of his wealthy, successful family: never be in debt to anyone. But one day, under the Arakawa Bridge, his life is saved by a homeless girl named Nino. In order to pay her back, Kou promises to be her boyfriend; and thus begins his new life under the bridge. (ANN)
Arakawa Under the Bridge will air back-to-back episodes, Mondays to Wednesdays starting February 26 at 7:30 PM.
Animation series Dragon Force will also premiere next month, starting February 4 at 6:30 PM with replays at 12:30 AM, 6:30 AM, and 12:30 PM.
HEROtv is available on SkyCable and Destiny Digital Cable, both on channel 44. For more schedules and updates, you can check their official Facebook page and official Twitter account (@myHEROnation).