The Japanese TV station MBS has started airing the first commercial for the upcoming 'Danganronpa The Animation' TV anime series, that will premiere in Japan this July. The commercial features narration by the character Monokuma, played by Nobuyo Oyama. The anime is set adapt Spike Chunsoft's PlayStation Portable title of the same name.
The animes story will follow a group of high school students, who each bare an exceptional talent but are trapped inside a school and that in order to escape they must kill another student without getting caught. After a murder takes place, the remaining students must deduce who the killer is with their lives on the line.
The team leading the development will include Seiji Kishi as director, Makoto Uezu handling the series composition and scripts, and Lerche will be animating the project.