The official website for Bandai Namco Entertainment‘s : Last Recollection action role-playing game revealed on Monday that Risae Matsuda will replace the late Sayaka Kanda as Yuna. Matsuda will provide Yuna’s voice in the new game, while Kanda’s vocal songs will remain unchanged.
Kanda played Yuna in and before her passing in December 2021.
The game will launch in the West for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC via Steam on October 6. The game will launch in Japan on October 5. It will feature playable original characters for the game, drawn from previous games.
The game will tell its own version of the War of Underworld arc, different from the original light novel series or anime. The staff promises that the game will feature the franchise‘s largest character roster and number of story episodes. ReoNa is returning to the franchise to perform the game’s theme song “VITA.”
, the first anime film in the the Movie -Progressive- anime film series, opened in Japan in October 2021. , the second film, was slated to open in September 2022 but opened in October 2022 after a delay.
The franchise is launching a “brand-new original film project.”
Source: : Last Recollection game’s website
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