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"Sakura Taisen/Sakura Wars" Series Relaunches with All-New Game

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by April 14, 2018 Anime

“Sakura Taisen/Sakura Wars” Series Relaunches with All-New Game

Sega is now holding the “Sega Fes 2018” event at Bellesalle Akihabara in Tokyo on this Saturday and Sunday. During one of its stage events, “SEGA Fan Meet-Up 2018 ~with gratitude to all Sega fans~” held today, it was announced that a “New Sakura Taisen (tentative title)” project has been launched.


According to Sega Holdings CEO Haruki Satomi who appeared on the stage, “New Sakura Taisen” will be set in Tokyo in the year 29 of the series’ fictionalized Taisho era (the first game was set in the year 12). It has been in the works as a title to take over the series’ DNA and Satomi himself is now heading the project. Fans will be invited to a press conference to be held soon. Details are scheduled to be announced on Sakura (



To commemorate the announcement for the new project, “Salura Taisen Fukkatsu (Resurrection)” tenugui

(Japanese hand towel) are now sold at 500 yen at the event venue in Akihabara.



Source: Sakura,




Source: Anime News
“Sakura Taisen/Sakura Wars” Series Relaunches with All-New Game