A YouTube Live to commemorate 2nd year anniversary of Final Fantasy XV has announced on Thursday that a new anime for the franchise titled Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ardyn – Prologue is in production. This is to commemorate Final Fantasy XV Episode Ardyn release next March, and will focus on the painful past of Ardyn Izunia (Ardyn Lucis Caelum), a character voiced by Keiji Fujiwara.
Final Fantasy XV is the latest Final Fantasy franchise with original work released on November 29, 2016. Its anime movie premiered on June 2016 while 5-episode ONA released between March to September of the same year. There are also additional contents released. The staff members also mentioned that they are thinking about releasing the stories, such as episode Lunafrena and episode Noctis, that cancelled in other formats.