Manabu Ono (Sword Art Online: Alicization) serves as director at Sanjigen
It was officially announced at Tokyo Game Show 2019 today that a TV anime adaptation of Sega's forthcoming 3D dramatic action adventure game for PS4, Shin Sakura Taisen/Project Sakura Wars, is now in the works for premiere in 2020. The anime's official website also opens with a 30-second teaser PV announcing its main staff.
Manabu Ono, currently working on Sword Art Online: Alicization, is attached to direct. He also serves as series composition writer alongside Tatsuhiko Urahata (Hi Score Girl). Kohei Tanaka, who has joined the Sakura Wars series since its first Sega Saturn game in 1996, of course provides soundtrack music. Sanjigen works on anime production, in addition to the OP movie for the PS4 game. And the game's main voice cast, including Ayane Sakura as the protagonist Sakura Amamiya, will voice their characters in the anime as well.
Key visual drawn by character visual designer Masashi Kudo:
Source: Sega Games press release