The official website for Yo-kai Watch franchise's anime films began streaming a trailer for the sixth film in the series, 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?), on Friday. The trailer reveals two new cast members for the film. The site also revealed a new visual.
The new cast members include:
Yoshino Kimura as Medusa, a legendary ghost that stands against the protagonists
Comedian Ken Watabe of the duo UNJASH as Tabeken, a schoolboy (inspired by Watabe's own stage persona) who commentates on the battles live
The new film's story is set in Y-Academy, an elite school that only allows students with top class abilities to enter. The protagonist, Jinpei Jiba, and his unique friends, take on the mysteries of the school as transforming heroes.