It was announced that 5th season of comedy/parody anime series Hetalia Axis Powers will premiere next year.

Series will be tentatively titled “Hetalia: The Beautiful World.” It was also announced that four DVD box set for  Hetalia – Axis Powers and Hetalia: World  Series are scheduled to release monthly starting September 26 to December 26.

Italy, once home of the strongest empire in the world, has changed. This is the story of Italy, now a cowardly pasta-loving fool, and his friends (other personified countries of the world) as they live through strange moments in world history. [ANN]