New Fate/strange Fake Special Anime Announced For December 2022

The teaser video features the song "Belong" by Hiroyuki Sawano.

Aniplex Online Fest 2022 revealed on Sep 24, 2022 that a new Fate project titled ‘Fate/strange Fake: Whispers of Dawn‘ will release on Dec 31, 2022.

It is termed a special TV anime project, with A-1 Pictures in charge of the animation. A new teaser video and key visual were also released for Fate/strange Fake to commemorate the announcement.

The teaser video features the song “Belong” by Hiroyuki Sawano.

Fate Strange Fake key visual

The staff working on the anime include:

  • Directors: Shun Enokido, Takahito Sakazume
  • Original Character Designer: Shizuki Morii
  • Character Design: Yukei Yamada
  • Screenplay: Daisuke Ohigashi
  • Music: Hiroyuki Sawano

Fate/strange Fake: Whispers of Dawn will be getting a same day English dub release. Both Japanese and English version cast for the anime were announced on the official website.

  • Ayaka Sajyou: Kana Hanazawa (Jp), Anjali Kunapaneni (En)
  • Saber: Tomoki Ono (Jp), Ben Balmaceda (En)
  • Archer: Tomokazu Seki (Jp), David Vincent (En)
  • Lancer: Yuu Kobayashi (Jp), Marin Miller (En)

The official website describes the plot of the anime as follows:

The “Holy Grail War” is a battle between the “Master” and the “Servant” over the “Holy Grail,” a wishing machine that grants wishes of all kinds.

It has been several years since the end of the Fifth Holy Grail War that took place in Japan. A sign of a new Holy Grail was observed in Snowfield, a city in the western part of the United States. The Masters and Servants gather to fight for the Holy Grail.

A missing class.
Servants who were never meant to be chosen.
A nation in the dark.
A city built for war.
–The “Holy Grail War” becomes confused and twisted due to numerous irregularities.

The curtain opens on a feast of humans and Servants dancing on the altar of the false Holy Grail.

Fate/strange Fake is a Japanese light novel series in Type-Moon’s Fate franchise, written by Ryōgo Narita and illustrated by Morii Shizuki. It was published by Kadokawa’s Dengeki Bunko imprint, with 7 volumes released as of March 2022.

A light novels also received a manga adaptation.

Source: Official Website of Fate/strange Fake