In addition, Anime Limited is also releasing a Limited Edition of the three seasons of Full Metal Panic! (the original series, Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu and Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid). Limited to 300 units, this edition will only be sold through the AlltheAnime website. It consists of three amaray cases in an Art Box.
The television anime premiered in 2013. Jun Matsumoto (Night Raid 1931, Persona -trinity soul-) directed the series at the studio Brains Base (Baccano!, Natsume's Book of Friends, Durarara!!, My Little Monster). Natsuko Takahashi (07-Ghost, Moyashimon, Uragiri wa Boku no Namae o Shitteiru) wrote the scripts, and Kumi Ishii (Oreimo, Red Garden, Rozen Maiden) adapted the characters in Udajo's original illustrations for animation