The official website for Fate/Samurai Remnant, Koei Tecmo‘s new action RPG in the Fate franchise, began streaming the animated opening for the game on Wednesday. The video reveals and previews the game’s theme song “Zanya Gensō” by LICCA/Spiral Ladder. Nakaya Onsen directed the video, with production by CloverWorks.
The game will launch in Japan on September 28, and on September 29 outside of Japan. Koei Tecmo America describes the game’s story:
The 4th year of the Keian Era, Edo Period. It has been several decades since the end of a turbulent, blood-soaked era. People were enjoying peace and tranquility. But, a battle between seven pairs of Masters and Servants is about to begin, as the “Waxing Moon Ritual” unfolds in the shadows. Miyamoto Iori, a young man in Asakusa, finds himself caught in the violence of a Holy Grail War.
Rei Wataru, the artist for (which features Miyamoto Musashi as a central character), is designing the characters. Hikaru Sakurai (Steampunk visual novel series) and Yuichiro Higashide (Tokyo Babel), who have both written scenarios for Fate/Grand Order, are supervising the game’s story.
The game will be available worldwide for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, PC (via Steam), and Switch. Type-Moon is supervising the project, and Aniplex is collaborating on its production.
Source: Fate/Samurai Remnant game’s website