North American anime distributor Funimation announced that it will make an English dub for the Free! Eternal Summer.
The company said that it plans to announce the dub cast for the the second season of Kyoto Animation’s Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club anime soon.Funimation also stated that it has approached Crunchyroll about a collaboration to make an English dub of the anime’s first season and distribute it on home video. Crunchyroll currently holds the home video rights for the first season. Funimation said that Crunchyroll has yet to reply to their inquiry.
The season features the new character Sōsuke Yamazaki, one of Rin’s best friends from elementary school who understands him well. Yoshimasa Hosoya plays Sōsuke.