The official Youtube channel for Atlus released a new short movie today for their upcoming Persona 5 game for the PS3 and PS4, the new video showcases the protagonist visiting a maid cafe. In the video a maid named Kurara welcomes you and asks for your order giving you a list of options, the protagonist orders coffee only for the maid to give him tea instead. When asked if you accept it or have it remade, if you choose the former Morgana comments that your heart has widened and you get a point for one of five stats. When you finish the tea Morgana comments on how you have become more likable and you get another point to invest. Also the TV special Persona 5 the Animation -The Day Breakers- by A-1 Pictures will release September 3rd and focus on the prologue story of the young thief organization. The game will release September 15th in Japan and February 14th in the US for the PS3 and PS4. Pre-orders on Japan’s PSN store will give you a skill card set and it will also offer a special addition with additional DLC.
An additional performance by the previously announced Game Syphony Japan 18th Concert Atlus Special ~Persona 20th Anniversary~ orchestra project is also set for November 27th at the Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, also the Persona 30th Fes event will run from December 8th to December 18th at the Arts Chiyoda 3331 complex in Tokyo’s Akihabara in the style of high school festivals. Next AKG will offer the wireless headphones AKG K845BT which recreates the headphones used by the character Futaba Sakura for 39,800 yen.
The game will also have two special editions, a “Take Your Heart” and “Steel Book” launch editions. In the Take Your Heart edition that will include soundtrack CD in a CD sleeve with special Persona 5 artwork, 4′ Morgana plush, 64 page hardcover art book by character designer Shigenori Soejima and a school bag which is designed after tradition Japanese school bags, this will cost $89.99. The Steel Book launch edition will cost $59.99 and have the same SteelBook case as the Take Your Heart edition. Finally the regular PS3 edition of the game will be priced at $49.99, it should also be noted that the US release of the game will only include English voices.
Take Your Heart edition:
Steel Book edition:
Regular PS3 edition: