New Danganronpa V3 launches January 12 in Japan [Update: cast and talents]

Limited edition includes calendar, original anime, and more.

New Danganronpa V3: Everyone’s New Semester of Killing will launch for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 on January 12 in Japan, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu reveals. It will cost 7,400 yen on PlayStation 4 and 6,400 yen on PS Vita. A limited edition will cost 13,400 yen on PlayStation 4 and 12,400 yen on PS Vita.

New Danganronpa V3

New Danganronpa V3

The limited edition will include:

  • A copy of New Danganronpa V3: Everyone’s New Semester of Killing
  • Danganronpa 2017 calendar
  • New Monokma strap
  • Soundtrack & Cast Comment CD
  • Original custom theme download code
  • Original anime (Blu-ray) Super Danganronpa 2.5: Nagito Komaeda and the Destroyer of the World

Thanks, Famitsu.

Update 9:25 a.m.: First details on the game’s cast have come in.

New Danganronpa V3

From top-to-bottom, left-to-right, the game’s cast includes:

  • Korekiyo Shinguuji – Ultimate Folklorist
  • Angie Yonaga – Ultimate Art Club
  • Kirumi Toujo – Ultimate Maid
  • Kokichi Ouma – Ultimate President
  • Tsumugi Shirogane – Ultimate Cosplayer
  • Kiibo – Ultimate Robot
  • Tenko Chabashira – Ultimate Aikido Practitioner
  • Kaede Akamatsu (Protagonist) – Ultimate Pianist
  • Kaito Momota – Ultimate Astronaut
  • Maki Harukawa – Ultimate Nursery Teacher
  • Shuuichi Saihara – Ultimate Detective
  • Ryouma Hoshi – Ultimate Tennis Player
  • Rantaro Amami – Ultimate ???
  • Himiko Yumeno – Ultimate Magician
  • Gonta Gokuhara – Ultimate Entomologist
  • Miu Iruma – Ultimate Inventor

It’s worth noting that we don’t have the official readings for these names, so some of the names above are likely to change. We should have the official readings by tomorrow when the magazine releases. (Update: The names have been updated with their official readings.)

Thanks, Hachima Kikou.

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