The preview trailer for the upcoming anime TV special Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers was shown during the “Take the Treasure” live stream.

Update (2016-07-30): dominationkid on YouTube has translated the preview trailer with English subs, added below.


English Subs

The original anime released just before the game will be broadcast first in Japan on September 3, 2016.

Staff

  • Original: “Persona 5” (Atlus)
  • Story Draft: Katsura hashino
  • Original Character Design: Shigenori Soejima
  • Demon Design Draft: Kazuma Kaneko
  • Screenplay: Shinichi Inotsume
  • Character Design: Toshiyuki Kijuro, Matsumoto Keita
  • Animation Production: A-1 Pictures
  • Director: Takaharu Ozaki

Cast

  • Hero: Jun Fukuyama
  • Ryuji Sakamoto: Mamoru Miyano
  • Anne Takamaki: Nana Mizuki
  • Morgana: Ikue Otani
  • Yusuke Kitagwa: Tomokazu Sugita

Broadcast Dates

  • TOKYO MX: September 3 from 19:00 – 19:55 JST.
  • Gunma TV: September 3 from 21:00 – 21:55 JST.
  • Tochigi TV: September 4 from 19:00 – 19:55 JST.
  • BS11: September 5 from 22:00 – 22:55 JST.

The official website for The Day Breakers can be found here.

P5 TDB Logo

Persona 5 is slated to be released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016, and in China on the same date for the PS4. It will have a February 14, 2017 North American release date, and the game has been announced for a European release.