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Persona 4 the Golden Animation Anime's 2nd TV Spot Narrated by Nanako

posted on by Sarah Nelkin
Daughter of detective wants to sing Junes song with protagonist in commercial for anime premiering July 10

Aniplex began streaming the second TV spot for the Persona 4 the Golden Animation television anime on Wednesday. The commercial features narration by Nanako Dōjima (Akemi Kanda).

    Hello! I'm Nanako Dōjima. Pretty soon, my family is going to get bigger!
    Text: Finally, they're coming back!
    Nanako: I want to sing songs together. Everyday young life Junes (Every day's great at your Junes)! Golden!

The official website outlines the story:

Spring. A rural town, far removed from the city, that spends its time peacefully. A boy arrives at Yaso Inaba Station, where the cherry blossom petals are falling. His name is Yū Narukami. Due to his family's situation, he moves to Inaba to live with his uncle, and attends Yasogami High School.

From there, his school life begins: The shopping mall after school. The serial murders happening in the town. The Midnight Channel that comes on late at night...

What days are waiting for Yū and his friends "this time"?

The cast will star:

Daisuke Namikawa as Yū Narukami

Showtaro Morikubo as Yōsuke Hanamura

Yui Horie as Chie Satōnaka

Ami Koshimizu as Yukiko Amagi

Kappei Yamaguchi as Kuma (Teddie)

Kana Hanazawa as Marie

The cast will additionally feature:

The anime will premiere in Japan on July 10.

Before directing this new anime series, Tomohisa Taguchi worked on the opening and the important parts of specific episodes in the first Persona 4 The Animation series. Those episodes include the final episode, the main characters' time at the open-air school in episode eight, and their summer vacation in episode fourteen. The first anime's Seiji Kishi will serve as chief director of the new anime.

Shoji Meguro is returning from the game series and the first anime to compose the music of the new series alongside Tetsuya Kobayashi, a collaborator of his since Persona 3 the Movie #2 Midsummer Knight's Dream. Series script supervisor Jun Kumagai worked on the scenario of every episode of the first series. Character designer Masaru Shindō worked as a key animator on episodes of the first series.

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