Level-5 president and CEO Akihiro Hino posted on Twitter a screenshot of an a game inspired by Yo-kai Gakuen Y: N to no Sōgū (Yo-Kai Academy Y: An Encounter With N), the new Yo-kai Watch anime series. Hino said that the game is currently in development, and noted that Yo-kai Gakuen features a different type of system than Yo-kai Watch.
The anime series premiered on Friday and is airing on Fridays at 6:25 p.m. on TV Tokyo and its affiliates.
Eiga Yo-kai Watch Jam: Yo-kai Gakuen Y – Neko wa Hero ni Nareru ka opened in Japan on December 13.
The television anime centers on protagonist Jinpei Jiba, who can transform into yo-kai hero Benimaru Kengō. The series is set in the same high school academy setting as Eiga Yo-kai Watch Jam: Yo-kai Gakuen Y – Neko wa Hero ni Nareru ka (Yo-kai Watch Jam the Movie: Yo-Kai Academy Y – Can a Cat be a Hero?), the sixth film in the series, and continues the film’s story. The series also introduces new characters and items.