The 2nd season of The Silver Guardian, an ongoing Japanese-Chinese co-production based on the fantasy web comic by Líng Méng about a computer game that turns deadly serious, continues in January of 2018, and now a new key visual (below) has been released for the series.
Crunchyroll currently streams the 1st season of The Silver Guardian, and describes its story as follows:
The protagonist, Riku Suigin is a pro-level gamer. The heroine, Riku Rei, knows of this and is the most beautiful girl in school and also loves video games. Suigin receives a device to play a net game called “Grave Buster” from Rei, but Rei is suddenly kidnapped. When Rei puts his hand on the device, he’s sucked into the world of the game. And in that world, a battle between the tomb raiders and tomb protectors for the tomb of the mother goddess Bango’s tomb has been going on for 1000 years.
The Silver Guardian TV anime is directed by Masahiko Ohkura and features animation by HAOLINERS and Animation Company Emon.
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