Valkyria Chronicles anime staff and artwork revealed
Yasutaka Yamamoto to serve as director for game to anime conversion.
The Project Valkyria production staff updated the official website for the Valkyria Chronicles anime today with details on story and staff along with a first piece of artwork.
The page lists the following staff members for the production:
- Original Work: Sega
- Director: Yasutaka Yamamoto
- Series Composition: Michiko Yokote
- Character Designer: Atsuko Watanabe
- Music: Hitoshi Sakimoto
- Production: A-1 Pictures, Project Valkyria
Of these names, Hitoshi Sakimioto should be familiar to players of the game version, for which he served as composer.
Cast information is listed at the site as "coming soon."
The story page promises a dramatic story surrounding soldiers on the battle field, spanning a period of seven months and touching upon such areas as love and friendship. Viewers will learn the truths of a group of people known as the Darcsens.
Alicia and Welkin, two primary characters from the game, return for the anime and can be seen in the first piece of artwork posted today at the official site.
Those who want to keep up with the Valkryia Chronicles anime can subscribe to a mail magazine at the official site..