The 25th issue of Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine confirmed that a second anime film adaptation of Hiro Mashima’s Fairy Tail manga has been green-lit! The first film, titled “Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess”, was released in 2012.
An imageboard art for the film drawn by Mashima himself is also unveiled in the magazine. The latest issue also includes two new chapters of the manga which tease the fans about a shocking development in the story.
The ongoing series began its serialization in 2006 and an anime TV adaptation also started airing in 2009.