Bandai Namco announced the release date of the next Aikatsu game the Aikatsu Stars! My Special Appeal. The new title will be available from November 24, 2016 in Japan on Nintendo 3DS for 5300 Yen + tax (package) and 4770 Yen + tax (download).
This title is the paid version with extra (and many) features of the July 20, 2016 released free to play Aikatsu Stars! My Special Appeal Nintendo 3DS game (Japan). You will get all the features from the F2P version but with many new items and elements.
If you pre-order the game you will get 3 QR cards which allows you to unlock extra costumes for Maikyara. Bandai Namco going to release more details about the game later. Stay tuned until that.