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Persona 5 Gets TV Anime Series in 2018

Persona 5 the Animation is coming.

Atlus, the publisher of the popular Persona video game series, confirmed on Twitter Sunday A-1 Pictures will be creating an anime series based on Persona 5, and that it will begin airing sometime in 2018.

According to a short teaser also revealed Sunday, the voice cast for the series will be the same as that of the game.

Previous games in the series, including Persona 3 and 4, have also been turned into anime.

Persona 5 was released on PlayStation 3 and 4 in Japan last September and worldwide this April.

Source: IGN

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.