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TV Special 'Persona 5: The Day Breakers' Announces Cast and Staff

by tsubasalover
Jul 19, 2016 7:07 AM | 9 Comments

The TV special Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers has announced cast, staff, and air date information today via Nico Live. It will be broadcast on Tokyo MX at 7:00 p.m. on September 3, 2016, followed by airings on Gunma TV, Tochigi TV, and BS11.

Main Character: Jun Fukuyama (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu)
Ryuuji Sakamoto: Mamoru Miyano (Ajin)
An Takamaki: Nana Mizuki (Naruto)
Morgana: Ikue Ootani (Pokemon)
Yuusuke Kitagawa: Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama)

Director: Takaharu Ozaki (Terra Formars)
Original Story Planning: Katsura Hashino (D.Gray-man)
Original Character Design: Shigenori Soejima (Persona)
Original Devil Design: Kazuma Kaneko (Devil Summoner: Kuzunoha Raidou vs Shibito Ekishi)
Script: Shinichi Inotsume (Akatsuki no Yona)
Character Design: Toshiyuki Yahagi (Joker Game), Keita Matsumoto (Bungaku Shoujo)
Studio: A-1 Pictures

Official site:


Note: The video is region-locked; click here for an alternative link.

Source: Persona Channel

9 Comments Recent Comments

Zero, Kira and Mizuki Nana should be enough to sell it even to non Persona fans.
So much hype as a Persona fan and a fan of the entire cast.

Jul 19, 2016 10:05 PM by rautes

Valentine's Day feels so far away :(

Jul 19, 2016 5:14 PM by GoldenDevilGamer

Might be fun. I wouldn't be too surprised if it gets a full TV series in the future.

Jul 19, 2016 2:23 PM by Stark700

I can't watch the video:(

Anyway I'm excited.

Jul 19, 2016 11:29 AM by MasterHavik

The uploader has not made this this video available in your country.

Edit : Just saw the alternative link...thank you very much!

Still waiting for the release date of the Europe version of P5, Atlus...

Jul 19, 2016 11:15 AM by KashKetchum

Looking forward to this special with a cast like that.

Jul 19, 2016 10:57 AM by NanDemoNai_


Jul 19, 2016 7:50 AM by Comic_Sans

the soundtrack give me chills!!

Jul 19, 2016 7:48 AM by Gikiseima

Looking forward to it!

Even though I can't play the game, at least I still can watch the anime (even though only 1 episode special)

Jul 19, 2016 7:28 AM by Yasamura

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