A staff announcement has been made for the forthcoming Persona 5 television anime series.
Masashi Ishihama is directing Persona 5 the Animation, and the game franchise’s producer Katsura Hashino is credited with the original story concept. Satomi Ishikawa is adapting Shigenori Soejima’s original game character designs for animation. Shinichi Inotsume is in charge of the series scripts. Shōji Meguro is returning from the game to compose the anime’s music.
Persona 5 is scheduled to premiere on Japanese television in April 2018.