Square Enix’s Tetsuya Nomura posted a new tweet on the Japanese official Twitter account for The World Ends With You. He teased that more new information for the upcoming game NEO: The World Ends With You will be published on the same account on April 9, 2021, at 15:00 JST (2am ET).
While the @TWEWY_PR account has been specifically used to publish information related to The World Ends With You anime adaptation, Nomura also clarified that the company decided to make the account cover new information related to the game in the series as well.
We have translated Tetsuya Nomura’s tweet as follows:
Though some time has passed from the first reveal, new information for NEO: The World Ends With You will be revealed here in a few hours before the 1st episode of the TWEWY anime airs next week, on the 9th at 15:00 JST. We have also decided to make this a comprehensive account that covers game-related tweets as well from hereafter. With that said, please look forward to tonight’s pre-launch program. @Nomura
The “pre-launch program” refers to a special TV show related to the anime adaptation that will air in Japan’s MBS and TBS channels this midnight on April 2, 2021, at 25:25 JST (12:25 PM ET). The first episode of the anime show will air next week at the same time frame on April 9, 2021.
Square Enix will release NEO: The World Ends With You on the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Summer 2021 worldwide. The series composer Takeharu Ishimoto is also confirmed returning to work on the soundtrack for this new game.