Today Square Enix released a new trailer of the upcoming anime series dedicated to The World Ends With You.
The trailer focuses on the cast of characters that we’ll meet in the game and take another look at the renewed visuals.
We also get a taste of the ending theme titled “Carpe Diem” and performed by ASCA. It’s composed by Takeharu Ishimoto, who composed the soundtrack of the original game.
On top of that, popular artist Ilya Kuvshinov will work on the ending cutscene. You may know him for the character design of Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 and you can see a sample of his work below.
You can check it out below, alongside the previous trailer.
The World Ends With You The Animation will air in Japan on April 9, 2021.
The World Ends With You is a well-known game among JRPG fans, originally released in 2007 for Nintendo DS with a mobile game released first on iOS in 2012 and then on Android in 2014.
Among many Square Enix veteran, Kingdom Hearts director Tetsuya Nomura worked on the game as producer alongside Shinji Hashimoto and character designer alongside Gen Kobayashi, contributing to its popularity.
Another game titled Neo: The World Ends With You is coming to PS4 and Nintendo Switch this year.