Atlus RPG Persona 4 is getting an animated adaptation thanks in part to Japanese production company Aniplex. The show will be directed by Seiji Kishi, known for his work on other anime series such as Angel Beats! and My Bride is a Mermaid.
Aniplex has signed on Persona 4's voice actors to reprise the roles of Yosuke, Chie, Yukiko, and Yu (the protagonist) for the show. Persona 4 music composer Shoji Meguro will be on hand to provide the soundtrack.
Persona 4's story centers around a group of high school students who discover a world accessed through TV sets and its possible connection with unexplained murders in the real world. The students make use of beings known as Personas to investigate the link between the TV world and the murders while tracking down the culprit behind the killings.