The team at Square Enix has resurrected The World Ends With You franchise, but not in the way you would expect. The team announced that they are hard at work on a new anime series which is headed by series veterans Tetsuya Nomura, Takeharu Ishimoto and more. The productions is being handled by Domerica and Shin-Ei Animation.
Make your way through “SHIBUYA” and survive the seven-day “Reaper’s Game”! The main character Neku wakes up in the middle of a busy Shibuya Crossing Intersection unaware of how he got there. He’s in an alternate plane of existence called the Underground (UG). Unknowingly forced to participate in the “Reaper’s Game”, Neku must partner with Shiki, a teenage girl player whom he meets. Neku must fight to survive by completing the missions thrown at him and defeating the creatures called “Noise.” By doing so, he will confront the “Reaper’s Game” along with the truth buried deep inside his memory. “The only way to survive is to trust your partner” Will they survive the “Reaper’s Game”…?