FUNimation Entertainment announced that it will stream The World Ends with You the Animation, the anime adaptation of Square Enix’s The World Ends with You (Subarashiki Kono Sekai) action role-playing game. The anime is scheduled to premiere worldwide in 2021.
Kazuya Ichikawa is directing the anime. Midori Gotou at Sanzigen is the screenwriter. Tetsuya Nomura and Gen Kobayashi are credited with the character designs. DOMERICA and Shin-Ei Animation are producing the anime. Takeharu Ishimoto is returning from the game to compose music for the anime.