The lastest installment of Persona series “Persona 5” is turning into a TV anime! “Persona 5 the Animation” will start airing from April 2018 on Tokyo MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, MBS, and BS11. The first Promotional Video has been released too.

More info on the anime will be announced on Persona 5 Live Special. Asides from airing date, main staff info has also been released. Also, the protagonist name will be Amemiya Ren.

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The cast will be same as the game, as follows:

“PERSONA5 the Animation” staff & cast

Staff
Original: “Persona 5” (Atlas)
Story draft: Katsura Hashino
Original Character Design: Shigenori Soejima
devil design draft: Kazuma Kaneko
Director: Ishihama Masashi
Series configuration: Shinichi Inotsume
Character Design: Tomomi Ishikawa
Music: Shoji Meguro
Production: A- 1 Pictures

Cast
Hero: Jun Fukuyama
Takamaki An: Nana Mizuki
Ryuji Sakamoto: Miyano Mamoru
Morgana: Ikue Otani
Yusuke Kitagawa: Tomokazu Sugita
Shin Niijima: Rina Sato
Futaba Sakura: Yuki Midori
Okumura spring: Haruka Tomatsu
Goro Akechi: Soichiro Hoshi

©ATLUS ©SEGA/PERSONA5 the Animation Project

Translated from Nandaka Omoshiroi