Persona 5 may not be coming out until 2017, but it's sitting near the top of the year on Valentine's Day, so Atlus USA is rolling out some more promotional material. The latest trailer introduces Ann Takamaki, specifically highlighting the English dubbed version that features the voice of Erika Harlacher.
For the MegaTen-maniacs, it's probably going to be an agonizing wait, but, Atlus U.S.A. has their localization of Persona 5 lined up for a February 14, 2017 American PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 release. Announced today, long-time Persona series project lead in the Americas, Yu Namba, will be supervising an English dub. And, with that news, a cast list was announced for the anticipated RPG was announced. See who's who after the jump.
Aniplex of America announced at their industry panel at AkibaFest their plans to distribute the imported Blu-ray of PERSONA5 the Animation –THE DAY BREAKERS– starting February 14 of next year. Pre-orders will begin on their official site on Monday, October 17. Additionally, Aniplex of America announced they have that they have acquired Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga for their upcoming winter season lineup.
Max Factory and Good Smile Company have prepared a figma of Makoto Yuki, based on Persona 3 The Movie, based on the PlayStation 2 RPG. (The unnamed playable character got named for the anime.) This poseable figure is available for pre-order now ahead of a spring 2017 release. Get the details after the jump.
Anyone who finds themselves playing Dragon's Dogma Online when they'd rather be jammin' Persona 5 will soon have a quick fix. Capcom and Atlus are teaming up to add four Persona 5 costumes to the former's free-to-play Dragon's Dogma game, including the Phantom Suit, Panther Rubber, Trickster Suit, and Trickster Rubber. Read on to see them in action.
Demon summoning gave way to dancing as Megami Tensei tried out rhythm gaming in last year's Persona 4: Dancing All Night. Its Arabian Armor take on former-idol Rise Kujikawa is now the subject of a figure from AQUAMARINE, set to be distributed by Good Smile Company, and on sale ahead of a release next May. Get a look after the jump.
If what she posts to Twitter is any indication, despite an impressive work pace, Namori, aka ELEGY SYNDROME, apparently finds times for gaming. And, if her posts to Twitter are any indication, a couple games she's looking forward to are Pokemon Sun/Moon and Persona 5. This week, she posted the protagonist of the former and Phantom Thieves of Hearts navigator Futaba Sakura from the latter.
Atlus has a new character preview out for Persona 5, which is now available in Japan. This one focuses on cooperation characters Caroline and Justin, the twin guards of the Velvet Room who work alongside Igor. Watch as they deal with the imprisoned protagonist in the video after the jump.
Atlus is still rolling out character-centric commercials for Persona 5, which is officially out in Japan since it's September 15 over there. Enjoy a brief look at Ryuji Sakamoto in the latest spot after the jump.
Now that the PlayStation 4 Slim is about to be the sole standard PlayStation 4 model other than the upgraded Pro, it's time to start getting in on the bundles. First up is Persona 5, which is getting its own PS4 Slim bundle in Japan on September 15. Read on for more.
Atlus continued its Persona 5 hype train with a couple new clips. First up is a look at the protagonist as he works on his martial arts training, followed by a character commercial for Futaba Sakura. Hit the jump for more.
Today Crunchyroll revealed plans to stream PERSONA 5 the Animation -THE DAY BREAKERS-, the tie-in prologue anime produced by A-1 Pictures. The launch time is set for September 3 at 5:00am Pacific Time. Read on for more.
On the heels of their Re:ZERO Subaru track suit, Cosplay is now preparing something a little less suitable for a trip to the convenience store. Their Cospatio cosplay-wear label has announced the intention to release maid outfits inspired by Rem and Ram's. Still in development, five ladies sizes are planned for a winter release.
The wait has been excruciating for some, but it's actually kind of hard to believe that Persona 5 is almost out in Japan. With the RPG's September 15 launch looming, the latest issue of Famitsu magazine has some details on its online features. Read on for more.
Makoto is the latest Persona 5 character to get her own commercial, following the act of the RPG's protagonist and cat thief Morgana. Hit the jump for that and news on Europe's release date.