Persona 4 Anime in the Works

After the recent tease, it’s finally been confirmed…Persona 4: The Animation is happening. The official website is up with some information on the series, along with a trailer you can view further below.

Seiji Kishi, director of Angel Beats!, will be directing the anime with AIC ASTA behind the production. Shoji Meguro is credited for the anime’s music, but it’s unclear as to whether he’ll be providing new tracks or if the music from the game will be used. You can also see four of the main characters on the site if you’d like to familiarize yourself with the cast.

I can’t help but notice that the main character’s name is now listed as Yu Narukami on the website. I actually prefer the name he was given in the manga, Souji Seta, but maybe that’s just me. Nitpicking aside, I enjoyed Persona 4 very much and think it was a fantastic RPG for the PS2 era to end on. I’m just hoping the anime will do the game the justice it deserves.

Sources: Siliconera, Propelanime

One thought on “Persona 4 Anime in the Works

  1. Hachi76

    I gotta say, I’ll keep an eye out. I really loved P4 (developed a bit of an unhealthy crush on Chie myself…what? I’m lonely!) and feel that the game would make a great anime. Just really don’t want a repeat of the Trinity Souls debacle (it wasn’t TERRIBLE, per se, it was just underwhelming and barely connected to P3…)

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