Yama no Susume‘s third season, which is to start this summer, released its first visual on 1 April! The visual shows Aoi, Hinata, Kaede, Kokona, and Honoka on the peak of a mountain with smiling faces. However, the landscape and equipment don’t seem to be anything extraordinary… But wait! they are holding something to reveal which mountain they have conquered! The five girls have challenged K2, which is said to be the world’s most difficult mountain to climb!! Yama no Susume Third Season is following Aoi and her friends through the difficulties of climbing the K2. In addition to the title’s first visual, a catchphrase and introduction have been revealed too!
Catchphrase & Introduction
The all-girls’ ‘super serious climbing’ anime is back again!
The title’s second season Yama no Susume Second Season followed Aoi, who is likely to be found indoors because of her extreme fear of heights, as she attempted to climb Japan’s highest mountain, Mt. Fuji. Although she failed to climb the mountain, the climber inside of her awakened fully.
Hinata, Aoi’s childhood friend who showed Aoi the world of mountain climbing, previously asked ‘What should we climb next!? K2?’, so now Aoi took her Hinata’s words seriously, and they started their training. And the girls’ seasons are passing from summer to fall, and lastly to spring. Aiming to climb K2, Aoi and her friends arrived at the base camp of the mountain.
What kind of difficulties do the girls have to overcome to climb K2? At last their journey Yama no Susume Third Season is starting soon!
Don’t forget to check out the promotional video, which was released last week on 24 March.
This was an April Fool’s prank. The real visual and introduction can be found here.