Anime feature opens in Japan on November 23
It's now only one week to the Dark Hour as Persona 3 The Movie #1: Spring of Birth, adapting the 2006 PlayStation 2 JRPG, opens in Japanese theaters on November 23rd. Get a look at the latest preview...
The cast from the original PlayStation 2 game is returning, and Akira Ishida (Evangelion's Kaworu, Naruto's Gaara) will voice the protagonist, now named Makoto Yuki. Kazuya Nakai (One Piece's Roronoa Zoro) is also joining the cast as Shinjirō Aragaki.
Bakuman's Noriaki Akitaya is directing at AIC A.S.T.A. under the supervision of Seiji Kishi (Angel Beats!, Kamisama Dolls, Devil Survivor 2 The Animation). The script comes from Jun Kumagai, who also wrote episodes of Persona 4, and the music is being composed by frequent Shin Megami Tensei franchise composer Shoji Meguro.