A-1 Pictures has announced that it has renamed its Kōenji Studio as CloverWorks. The announcement noted that the name reflects a renewed focus on being a unique animation studio in response to diversifying animation.
The website for CloverWorks lists that it is working on Slow Start, DARLING in the FRANXX, PERSONA 5 the Animation, and the upcoming new Ace Attorney anime series.
A-1 Pictures began operations in 2006, and is a subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment’s Aniplex production company. Producer Mikihiro Iwata founded the studio.