Persona 5 the Animation previously announced that a special anime episode would be airing at the end of December 2018. During the special event Persona 5 the Animation Masquerade Party ~Detective Daylight~, which was held on 25 November, it was revealed that the new episode with the title Dark Sun… will air on TOKYO MX, Gunma TV, Tochigi TV and BS11 at 00:00 on 31 December 2018. The key visual shows the members of the Phantom Thieves of Hearts, Joker’s mask, and Goro Akechi pointing a gun at the viewer. A highlight compilation of Persona 5 the Animation will air the night before, at 00:00 on 30 December 2018.
Ren is a suspect in the Phantom Thieves incident. While news about his suicide are being reported, the Phantom Thieves start to move in secret. They are about to identify and reform the person who seems to have pulled the strings behind all incidents. They sneak into the new target’s Palace in order to steal the Treasure.
You can watch the previously released trailer.
Summer 2018 | Anime Info