Persona 5 is certainly coming into spring 2018 as one of the hottest and most anticipated anime of the season. After revealing its cast and staff, as well as the Yusuke Kitagawa visual, the anime’s official website has now updated. It reveals a brand new visual featuring Rina Satou’s character in the anime, Makoto Niijima.
Aside from the new visual, the website also revealed that the anime will be making its premiere on 7th April. A-1 Pictures, which previously animated the Persona 5 TV special anime, is once again animating the project. Meanwhile, Masashi Ishihama (From the New World) is directing the anime, with Shinichi Inotsune doing the scripts. Finally, Satomi Ishikawa (Convenience Store Boy Friends) is adapting Shigenori Soejima’s original game character designs for the anime. The cast will include:
- Jun Fukuyama as Ren Amamiya
- Aoi Yuuki as Futaba Sakura
- Souichirou Hoshi as Goro Akechi
- Mamoru Miyano as Ryuji Sakamoto
- Ikue Otani as Morgana
- Nana Mizuki as Anne Takamaki
- Tomokazu Sugita as Yusuke Kitagawa
- Rina Satou as Makoto Niijima
- Haruka Tomatsu as Haru Okumura
Expect the staff to reveal even more announcements as we approach its 7th April premiere.