Today Sega announced that next week it’ll finally deliver news about the upcoming Sakura Taisen game code-named Project Sakura Wars.
A livestream has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 26, and it’ll run between 8:00 pm Japan time and 9:30 pm. It’ll be presented by Yohei Azakami, who voices hero Seijiro Kamiyama. Producer Tetsu Katano will also be in attendance.
According to the announcement, the livestream will deliver plenty of new information about the game, and it’ll show gameplay for the first time.
If you want to follow along before my inevitable report, you can find the video embedded below.
If you’d like to learn more about Project Sakura Wars, you can enjoy the original reveal, a lot of information directly from the developers, and more comments from Sega CEO Haruki Satomi. You can also check out the latest screenshots including the first glimpse of gameplay.
The game will release coming in 2019 in Japan, while western fans will have to wait for 2020 for a localization. At the moment, it has been announced only for PlayStation 4.
If you’re unfamiliar with the Sakura Wars series, you should look no further than my dedicated article explaining what it’s all about.