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    Wednesday October 21, 2020
  • The Persona 5 Royal Crew Put on the Kettle for Tea Collaboration

    Collect the flavors of the Phantom Thieves

    Seems like Noir has taken over the Phantom Thieves because Persona 5 Royal is brewing a tea collaboration with Gin-Iro-Neko Tea Salon where each member (and Goro Akechi) gets their own box of teabags with special blends based on their characters. Check out the flavors after the jump!

  • Monday July 27, 2020
  • Western Release of Persona 5 Scramble Teased by Koei Tecmo

    In their quarterly earnings report no less!

    Usually, quarterly earning reports from Japanese companies aren't all that interesting – it's the yearly ones that have all the juicy news. But Koei Tecmo's first-quarter report left a little tease for treasure hunters ... that Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers will be getting a release in America and Europe! Strike past the jump to learn more!

  • Wednesday July 22, 2020
  • Persona 5 Royal Takes the Hearts of 1.4 Million Players Around the Globe

    Character Designer Shigenori Soejima draws the bew girls on the bloc Kasumi and Sophia

    The official Persona website in Japan ripped off its mask and released the milestone numbers for the recently released Persona 5 Royal and its sequel/spin-off Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers, as well as the franchise as a whole. To celebrate, the character designer drew a special image featuring the main girls from the games, which can be seen after the jump!

  • Wednesday July 15, 2020
  • Nintendo Sets Joker and Hero Smash Bros. Amiibo for October 2

    Two of the latest DLC fighters will be immortalized soon

    After previously lining the next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate amiibo up for a Fall 2020 launch, Nintendo has now settled on a date. As revealed via Nintendo of America's Twitter, Joker and Hero are officially set to hit stores outside of Japan on October 2. Read on for more.

  • Saturday July 4, 2020
  • PERSONA5 the Animation Blu-ray Set Arrives This September

    Aniplex of America reveals plans for fancy collection

    If you're a fan of the PERSONA5 the Animation series, you'll be able to own it all in a fancy collection later this year. Aniplex of America announced plans to launch the Complete Blu-ray Set on September 29, with the physical release to sell for $298.98. Read on for details. 

  • Wednesday April 8, 2020
  • Evangelion and Video Game Companies Offer Backgrounds for Your Next Web Meeting

    Impress your boss with a beautiful beach image, or the inside of NERV

    To help people while they work from home, it's becoming a trend in Japan for various companies in Japan, including Evangelion, Atlus, Nintendo, and Granblue Fantasy, to offer backgrounds for video conference applications, helping spice up meetings (and hide that mess of clothes that we won't clean up). Find your next destination after the jump!

  • Thursday March 12, 2020
  • Persona 5 Royal Flexes Its Power to Change the World in New Trailer

    Upgraded PS4 RPG is due out in the west on March 31

    The March 31 western launch of Persona 5 Royal isn't far off now, so Atlus has a new trailer to hype up the enhanced heists to come. Watch as the Phantom Thieves leap into action in the "Change the World" trailer after the jump. 

  • Tuesday March 17, 2020
  • Persona 5 Royal is a Regal Return to Phantom Thieving

    Atlus' smash hit of 2017 gets revamped for the new decade, and there's plenty of new goodies to be had in Persona 5 Royal!

    Persona 5 gets a shiny new make-over, but can this re-release prove to be more than just a glow-up? Check out our review of Persona 5 Royal!

  • Thursday February 20, 2020
  • Persona 5 Royal Trailer Delivers a Phantom Thief Crash Course

    Let Morgana guide you as we build toward the release of the updated RPG

    Are you ready for the return of the Phantom Thieves in Persona 5 Royal? Whether this is your first time joining the crew or you're here for another 100-plus-hour commitment, Atlus has a crash course for you in the latest English trailer after the jump.

  • Persona 5 Scramble Is Everything a Phantom Thief Would Want From a Persona 5 Sequel

    Daryl takes a look at the demo of the Nintendo Switch version of the game

    Diving into a realm not yet covered for the Persona series, the new “action-RPG” sequel to 2016’s Persona 5 is releasing in Japan on February 20 as Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers on the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Before the release of the game, a demo was unmasked on the Japanese Nintendo eShop, letting our Japan Correspondent, Daryl Harding, see what we were getting himself into.

  • Monday February 17, 2020
  • Morgana Breaks into Koei Tecmo Offices in Persona 5 Scramble Video

    Morgana got a chance to chat with producer Kou Shibusawa

    Persona 5 goes full-on action RPG when Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers hits PS4 and Switch in Japan on February 20, and Morgana is on the case! Read on for more.