Persona 5 and Spin-Offs to Be Localized for North America

Persona 5 (Teaser)

Persona 5 is coming to North American PlayStation 3s in 2015, Atlus has announced. But that’s not all. Remember the other Persona spin-offs? Well, those are coming to North America as well. Persona 4: Arena Ultimax, Persona 4: Dancing All Night and Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth are also coming to your territory and in a language you can understand.

Confused about all these upcoming releases? Below you’ll find trailers for each of the upcoming Persona games, as well as some basic information about the titles.


Persona 5 is the upcoming fifth entry in the Shin Megami Tensei: Persona series and even though Atlus has released a few teasers here and there, the company has been very secretive about the role-playing game. Persona 5 is coming to North American PlayStation 3s in 2015.


Persona 4: Arena Ultimax is a new version of Persona 4: Arena that will re-balance the existent roster, there will be new moves and abilities, new plot, new fighting modes, shadow versions of certain characters and there will also be new characters, including Yukari Takeba and Jumpei Iori from Persona 3 and an original character called Sho Minazuki. Persona 4: Arena Ultimax is coming to Japanese arcades and the PlayStation 3 in fall 2014.


Persona 4: Dancing All Night is a rhythm game that takes place after the events of Persona 4. The game will feature 30 new tracks/remixes. Persona 4: Dancing All Night will come out on the PlayStation Vita in 2015.


Finally, Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth is a dungeon crawler similar to Etrian Odyssey. Featuring characters from Persona 3 and 4, Shadow of the Labyrinth takes place in Yasogami High School. The characters need to explore the area and fight “shadows” which might lead them to their freedom. Persona Q: Shadows of the Labyrinth is coming to the Nintendo 3DS.


Source: PlayStation Blog