Atlus has announced more details on Persona 5: The Royal during the recent Persona Super Live 2019 concert, including its release date, new characters, and more.
According to the announcement, Persona 5: The Royal will be released in Japan later this year on October 31, 2019, while the worldwide release is set for sometime in 2020. The game will still be a PlayStation 4 exclusive.
The updated version of 2016’s Persona 5 will add a new party member named Kasumi Yoshizawa, another new character named Maruki Takuto, a new “third semester” for the story, new events and areas, and more.
The new member of the Phantom Thieves, Kasumi, is a transfer student at Shujin Academy who is also a rhythmic gymnast. Both her school uniform and Phantom Thief costume were revealed and the latter shows her wearing a leotard and a long jacket with a rapier-looking sword.
Persona 5: The Royal will be released for the PS4 in Japan on October 31, 2019, and will be released worldwide sometime in 2020. You can check out the new trailer for the game below: