Persona 5 Manga Has Started Publication


The previously announced Persona 5 manga has now begun publication on the website Manga-One.


The illustrator for this manga is Murasaki Hisato.

The manga will be an adaptation of the game Persona 5. It stars the hero, Akira Kurusu, who has moved to a new school in Tokyo. However when spirit runaway incidents occur one after the other, he gets caught up in things and awakens to his Persona. Along with his friends, they will live a double life as Phantom Thieves.


The manga will also debut on September 22, 2016 on the WEB comic site Ura Sunday.

Persona 5 was released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016. It will release in North America and Europe on February 14, 2017, and in traditional Chinese and Korean in 2017.