The previously announced Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth anime is getting a July 2022 release date. A trailer and teaser key visual have also been revealed. Studio WHITE FOX is producing the anime.
The story is based on a video game by Aquaplus, which describes it as the “final chapter of Utawarerumono series”. The first Utawarerumono (Studio OLM) aired in Spring 2006. A three-episode OVA came aired from 2009 to 2010. The OVA focused on side stories from the game, that were not a part of the first season.
Utawarerumono: The False Faces aired throughout Fall 2015 and Winter 2016 seasons and had 25 episodes. Studio WHITE FOX animated the series. Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth, with its July 2022 release date, is a direct sequel.
Kenichi Kawamura (Steins;Gate 0) is directing the anime, with Masahiko Nakada on character designs and as a chief animation director. In addition, Itsuki Yokoyama is in charge of series composition. Aquaplus is in charge of the music.
Additionally, you can also read the game synopsis from the official Steam page:
Haku has sacrificed a lot to inherit a mask. With his natural wiles and the reputation of his departed friend, he strikes out on the path to a new future. The curtains rise on an era of strife that will shake Yamato to its very foundations.
Source: Official Website
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