News items tagged with persona 5

SEGA Wants to Bring Back 'Major IPs' in Future

SEGA Wants to Bring Back 'Major IPs' in Future

In a bid to re-establish itself as a major force in the industry, SEGA have revealed an extensive three-year plan within the SEGA Sammy group’s new “Road to 2020” document, which involves the reviv...

By Alexander Pan on 13 December 2017
Persona 5: Adding Female Lead Character 'Not Worth It'

Persona 5: Adding Female Lead Character 'Not Worth It'

Following the September 2016 Japanese release of Persona 5, the Atlus-developed JRPG has finally hit North American gaming audiences, and many critics concede that it’s something quite special. Tho...

By AJ Caulfield on 12 December 2017
Persona 5 Guide: 10 Tips Before You Start

Persona 5 Guide: 10 Tips Before You Start

After an early delay threatened to derail some of the good will Persona 5 had earned among western JRPG fans, Atlus’ fifth official instalment in the Persona series has finally made its way to Nort...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 December 2017
Persona 5 Voted Best RPG of All Time by Famitsu

Persona 5 Voted Best RPG of All Time by Famitsu

When Persona 5 was released, those gamers who picked up the game immediately realised that the title was something special. Building upon what was successful about the previous games, Persona 5 pro...

By Rob Gordon on 12 December 2017
Persona 5 Guide: How To Get Out Of Dungeons

Persona 5 Guide: How To Get Out Of Dungeons

After years of waiting, JRPG players are finally able to dive into Persona 5 and tackle a new adventure – 0r at least one that is new to North American and European gamers. The long-awaited new ins...

By Denny Connolly on 11 December 2017
The Game Awards 2017 Nominees Revealed

The Game Awards 2017 Nominees Revealed

Nominees for The Game Awards‘ annual event were published today, featuring 5-6 nominees in 29 different categories including genre awards, eSports awards, and Game of the Year. Unsurprisingly, two...

By Rory Young on 11 December 2017
Persona Q2 Announced

Persona Q2 Announced

Atlus has just revealed Persona Q2, and judging by the logo chosen to accompany the reveal, the gang from Persona 5 will be a part of the cast. The announcement came through a new website reserved fo...

By Curt Hutson on 11 December 2017
Persona 5 Releases Its Launch Trailer

Persona 5 Releases Its Launch Trailer

Now that the long wait is over for Persona 5‘s global release date, the video game developer Atlus has decided to celebrate the title’s availability worldwide by providing Western audiences with an...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 November 2017
Persona 5 Ships 1.5M Copies Worldwide

Persona 5 Ships 1.5M Copies Worldwide

Atlus has announced that following the game’s western release, Persona 5 has shipped over 1.5 million units worldwide. The game launched in North America and Europe this week, but it’s been availab...

By Brad Jones on 10 November 2017
Persona 5 Meets Seinfeld in Funny Parody

Persona 5 Meets Seinfeld in Funny Parody

Persona 5 is game that may not have as big of an audience as some more mainstream AAA titles, but the Japanese RPG has a well-deserved die-hard franchise following. The game’s iconic style and dial...

By Denny Connolly on 10 November 2017
Game Rant's 20 Most Anticipated Games of 2016

Game Rant's 20 Most Anticipated Games of 2016

It’s a new year! Check out our 20 most anticipated games for 2017! Now that we’re approaching the end of 2015, it’s time to look forward to all the titles we’re most excited for that are releasing ne...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 August 2017
Persona Series Gets Two New Dancing Spin-Off Titles

Persona Series Gets Two New Dancing Spin-Off Titles

Atlus reveals that two new Persona dancing games in the works with Persona 5: Dancing Star Night and Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night coming to PS4 and PS Vita.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 August 2017
Persona 5 Velvet Room Trailer Reintroduces Igor

Persona 5 Velvet Room Trailer Reintroduces Igor

Atlus USA is making available an all new trailer for the western localization of Persona 5, which is focused on the Velvet Room and i...

By Rory Young on 01 August 2017
Persona 5 Amazon Orders Cancelled Due to Defect

Persona 5 Amazon Orders Cancelled Due to Defect

Update: Atlus has released an official response to today’s events. They can confirm that there’s nothing “dangerous” or “defective” w...

By Rory Young on 31 July 2017
Persona 5 Gets New Cinematic Trailer

Persona 5 Gets New Cinematic Trailer

Persona 5‘s delay in the west might have been serendipitous. As it turns out, with early March being dominated by two high-profile re...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 July 2017
10 PS4 Games That Make the Console Worth Buying

10 PS4 Games That Make the Console Worth Buying

From blockbuster sequels to indie hits to RPG classics, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 console exclusive games that make Sony’s PlayStation 4 worth buying.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 June 2017
Persona 5 Delayed

Persona 5 Delayed

Atlus USA announces that Persona 5 has been delayed further into 2017 and will now launch on April 4, but will also now include both...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Persona 5 US Release Date Is 5 Months After Japan

Persona 5 US Release Date Is 5 Months After Japan

The long-awaited Persona 5 finally has its Western release date, as well as an exciting “Take Your Heart” special edition, featuring...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 May 2017
Persona 5 Release Date Announced for Japan

Persona 5 Release Date Announced for Japan

After several delays, the release date for Persona 5 has been announced, along with the game’s Collector’s Edition in a new trailer t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 April 2017
Atlus USA Warns Persona 5 Streamers, Let's Players

Atlus USA Warns Persona 5 Streamers, Let's Players

Atlus USA issues a warning to prospective Persona 5 livestreamers and Let’s Players: don’t record past a certain point in the game or the company will shut it down.

By Rory Young on 11 April 2017
Persona 5 Amazon Orders Cancelled in Mass Due to Defect

Persona 5 Amazon Orders Cancelled in Mass Due to Defect

Update: Atlus has released an official response to today’s events. They can confirm that there’s nothing “dangerous” or “defective” w...

By Rory Young on 17 March 2017
2017 Video Game Release Schedule

2017 Video Game Release Schedule

With so many games coming this year, here’s Game Rant’s 2017 Video Game Release Schedule. We will update the list often as new games are announced, delayed, and released.

By Boston Blake on 13 January 2017