"Our vision is to make LG's newest G devices synonymous with excellence, raising the bar even further for the ultimate in user experience," said Dr Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of LG Mobile Communications, according to a Korean newswire.
"The new G2 will build upon the excellent reputation established by previous G Series products."
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LG has also said that its premium 4:3 display smartphones will also be rebranded as "Vu".
Along with other members of the media, TechRadar has been sent a very mysterious invite for an event in New York on August 7, so we're predicting that the phone will be unveiled then.
The invite says "Great 2 have you!" – making it rather easy to assume that it will probably be about the G2, though we won't know for sure until then.