Madman Entertainment is continuing to bolster their 2015 slate for the Australia and New Zealand area as the company has announced the pickup of Free! Eternal Summer for release. The company did not specify what form the home video release would work with as details will be coming later. The show is going to get streaming on the AnimeLab service as well.
FUNimation picked up the North American rights for the season (the first seasons home video rights are currently owned by Crunchyroll) and the company recently announced the dub cast for the show.
The English cast includes Todd Haberkorn as Haruka, Vic Mignogna as Rin, Johnny Yong Bosch as Makoto, J. Michael Tatum as Rei and Greg Ayres as Nagisa. The supporting cast includes Jerry Jewel as Momotaro Mikoshiba, Josh Grelle as Nitoai Aiichi, Jamie Marchi as Gou, Ian Sinclair as Sousuke, Caitlin Glass as Miho, Robert McCollum as Seijiuro, Chris Sabat as Goro, Clifford Chapin as Takuya and Micah Solusod as Kazuteru. It’ll be directed by Jerry Jewell based on the script adaptation by J. Michael Tatum.
Free! Eternal Summer is directed by Hiroko Utsumi based on scripts by Masahiro Tokotani and character designs by Futoshi Nishiya. The series stars Nobunaga Shimazaki, Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Mamoru Miyano, Tsubasa Yonaga, Daisuke Hirakawa and Yoshimasa Hosoya.
Plot concept: The pool boys are back for a second season in Free! Eternal Summer! Their friendships have only gotten stronger, and their skills in the pool are growing every day. New rivals and new challenges lie ahead, and the competition is about to get fierce!