New information on Shin Sakura Taisen, aka Project Sakura Wars in the West, has been released from the recent Sakura Taisen live broadcast stream celebrating the game’s launch in Japan which includes announcements Shin Sakura Taisen, the Stage, the Animation and downloadable content (DLC) release dates. Hit the jump for more information on each announcement after the break.
Shin Sakura Taisen the Stage will begin from March 5th (Thursday) to March 8th (Sunday) at the Sogetsu Hall with tickets going on sale for 6,800 yen. The Stage so far will feature the main cast from the game but with different performance actors. (From left to right): Clarissa “Claris” Snowflake, Hatsuho Shinonome, Sakura Amaimaya, Anastasia Palma, Azami Mochizuki.
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Shin Sakura Taisen the Animation will broadcast in Japan sometime in April 2020 and there will be a live broadcast covering the anime series on a later date in January.
Finally, DLC dates has been announced for the game which features several costumes for the main cast including a few attires that makes callbacks to the original games plus BGM for 900 yen each and PS4 themes for several of the Assault Force Teams. Here are the list of dates and price for each DLC:
- Teito Tribute Costumes & BGM Set for 900 yen- December 12, 2019
- Paris and NY Costumes & BGM Set for 900 yen – December 19, 2019
- Glasses Accessories Set for 300 yen – December 19, 2019
- Room Clothes Set for 800 yen – January 9, 2020
- Angel Accessories Set for 300 yen – January 9, 2020
- Stage Costume Set for 800 yen – January 16, 2020
- Dog Tail Accesory Set for 300 yen – January 16, 2020
- Swimwear Set for 800 yen – January 23, 2020
- Cat Ear Accessory Set for 300 yen – January 23, 2020
- PS4 Themes for 227 yen – December 12, 2019
Shin Sakura Taisen (Project Sakura Wars) is now available in Japan for Playstation 4 for and soon to be released in the West in Spring 2020.Ad: