The Atlus Common Test: 50 Questions About Atlus Games


Atlus has hosted the Atlus Common Test, a 50 question quiz about Atlus games. The answers will be revealed as part of a broadcast during Atlus Fes on June 8, 2024.

Viewers watching the test live were able to input their answers in real time through a google form. Due to the high popularity, the deadline for this has been extended until 23:39 JST on June 2, 2024.

Note: For the translation, the official English localisation is used where possible.

Atlus Common Test

  1. In Persona 3 Reload, which Persona does Elizabeth summon with the line “I Bring You, Megidolaon?
    1. Masakado
    2. Thanatos
    3. Beelzebub
    4. Pixie
  2. In Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne, the following test appears on a game over. Fill in the blank: “The comfort of death will come for men and demons alike…
    1. welcome to the Sanzu River
    2. from the mortal to the immortal…
    3. …by the guidance of the Great Will
    4. Don’t lose it!
  3. In 1989, which of the following was the Atlus’ first in-house title?
    1. Shin Megami Tensei
    2. Cosmo Tank
    3. Kwirk (Puzzle Boy)
    4. Somer Assault (Mesopotamia)
  4. In 13 Sentinels Aegis Rim, each character has a Start marker on a different part of their body. Who has theirs on their abdomen?
    1. Matsuno Minami
    2. Iori Fuyusaka
    3. Megumi Yakushiji
    4. Ryoko Shinonome
  5. In Persona 5 Royal, Which of the following is the correct line that Crow says in battle? (Note: The English release of Persona 5 Royal officially translates this line to “Slaughter them!”)
    1. Hit, Cut, Shoot, Kill!
    2. Cut, Shoot, Hit, Kill!
    3. Shoot, Hit, Cut, Kill!
    4. Shoot, Cut, Hit, Kill!
  6. In Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse, which of the following is the home of the fairies ruled by Nozomi?
    1. Fairy Hideout
    2. Fairy Village
    3. Fairy Paradise
    4. Fairy Forest
  7. In Shin Megami Tensei: Persona, St. Hermelin High School is sealed off to prevent demons from entering. Which of the following is the password required to enter the school?
    1. Cut the meat then cut the bone
    2. Roses are red, Zombies are blue, I don’t want brains so you know I’m true
    3. Untried tactics can lead to serious injuries
    4. Of the thirty-six stratagems, fleeing is best
  8. Berith is one of King Solomon’s 72 demons, and is the 28th Duke in the order. What level is Berith in Shin Megami Tensei II?
    1. Level 27
    2. Level 44
    3. Level 24
    4. Level 41
  9. In Shin Megami Tensei V, which of the following demons does Asparas ask you to defeat in the quest “The Spirit of Love?”
    1. Succubus
    2. Incubus
    3. Lilim
    4. Leanan Sidhe
  10. In Trauma Centre 2, ranks and titles are given according to the score obtained when completing a surgery. Which of the following titles is obtained when obtaining a rank S?
    1. Super Surgeon
    2. Famous Doctor
    3. Divine Doctor
    4. Veteran Doctor
  11. Which of the following was the tagline for the PS2 release of Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne?
    1. Humanity, What more could you want?
    2. A new century, the devil returns
    3. Tokyo died, and I was given life
    4. The devil is born twice
  12. In Persona 4, what was the title of Chie Satonaka’s DVD that Yosuke Hanamura broke?
    1. The Trial of the Dragon
    2. The Legend of the Blue Dragon
    3. The Legend of Seiryu
    4. The Legend of the Star Dragon
  13. In Catherine: Full Body for Nintendo Switch, you can choose from 14 ideal voices for Catherine, including DLC, such as “Feisty Junior” and “Elegant Yandere.” Who played the role of “Tsundere Girlfriend”
    1. Rie Kugimiya
    2. Kana Hanazawa
    3. Haruka Tomatsu
    4. Rina Sato
  14. In Shin Megami Tensei If…, the following passage is from the school song of Karukozaka High School, which is attended by the main characters. Fill in the blank. “Looking up at the sacred Mount Fuji, the stream is clear in the distance [      ]”
    1. Sumida River
    2. Kannada River
    3. Tone River
    4. Shinano River
  15. What is the name of the item that appears in both Nora and the Time Studio: The Which of the Misty Forest and Metaphor: ReFantazio?
    1. Stale blackbread
    2. Naudun Milk
    3. Aina Lamp
    4. Twilight of the Gods
  16. The following image is an advert found at Shibuya Station in Persona 5 Royal. What word fits the “?”?
    1. Deep Ocean
    2. Sapphire
    3. Endless Sky
    4. Cobalt Blue
  17. Which of the following idols is popular with both humans and demons in Shin Megami Tensei NINE?
    1. Ari Ban
    2. Lisa Silverman
    3. Kanami Mashita
    4. Urahime Miki
  18. In the first game in the series, Shin Megami Tensei, in which year was Tokyo destroyed
    1. 199X
    2. 200X
    3. 20XX
    4. 202X
  19. In the Demon Auction in Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor, demons have different names depending on their rank. Which of the following is the highest ranked name for “Suparna?”
    1. Proud Suparna
    2. Shining Suparna
    3. Flightless Suparna
    4. Splendid Suparna
  20. In Persona 5 Tactica, the following line is said by Toshiro Katsukabe. What kind of expression does he make whilst saying it? “Now guys, run away. Of course, take me with you too!”
  21. Which of the following titles has been made into a live action TV drama?
    1. Shin Megami Tensei
    2. Shin Megami Tensei: Persona
    3. Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Summoner
    4. Purikura Pocket: Imperfect High School Girl Manual
  22. In Maken X, which of the following is the name of the research institute headed by Kay Sagami’s biological father, Hiro Sagami?
    1. Secret Laboratory
    2. Kazanawa Research Institute
    3. Kirijo Ergonomics Institute
    4. Primate Intelligence Research Institute
  23. In Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance. Which of the following is Amabie’s race?
    1. Enigma
    2. Brute
    3. Megami
    4. Genma
  24. Which of the following is the currency in the world of Growlanser?
    1. Macca
    2. en
    3. Leave
    4. Elm
  25. What are the correct names for the two protagonists in Shin Megami Tensei Demi Kids: Red Book and Black Book?
    1. Jin and Akira
    2. Mirai and Setsuna
    3. Maya and Tatsuya
    4. Sera and Seraph
  26. In Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne, Which puzzle number is this?
    1. 1
    2. 8
    3. 14
    4. 21
  27. In Shin Megami Tensei IV, what were the demons with great power which were used to defend Japan called?
    1. Deadly Spiritual Defence Weapons
    2. Deadly Divine Defence Weapons
    3. God Killing Spiritual Defence Weapons
    4. National Defence Divinities
  28. In Persona 5 Strikers, The Phantom Thieves leave Tokyo and travel around the country. Which of the following cities did they not stop in?
    1. Sapporo
    2. Nagoya
    3. Osaka
    4. Fukuoka
  29. Among the races which appear in Majin Tensei, which has the highest mobility?
    1. Touki
    2. Vile
    3. Megami
    4. Avatar
  30. In Etrian Odyssey I, II, III HD Remaster, you can now select the game’s difficulty level. Which of the following is the same level as the original version?
    1. Picnic
    2. Basic
    3. Expert
    4. None of the Above
  31. The opening to Persona 3 Reload begins with the protagonist listening to music on an MP3 player. Which of the following is displayed on the player?
    1. Want to be Close
    2. When the Moon’s Reaching out Stars
    3. Mass Destruction
    4. Color Your Night
  32. Which of the following is the cyber metropolis where the story of Devil Summoner: Soul Hackers takes place?
    1. Sumaru City
    2. Hirasaki City
    3. Inaba City
    4. Amami City
  33. Which of the following is the leader of the 4 new female demons, the Qaditsu, who appear in Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance?
    1. Agrat bat Mahlat
    2. Lilith
    3. Eisheth Zenunim
    4. Naamah
  34. The following text is a passage from Mari’s Poem “Teatime Fantasy” from Persona Q. Which word fills in the blank? “With some cinnamon, I wrote your [    ] in the milk tea. It’s nice and warm, But only yours was spicy.
    1. Profile
    2. Star Sign
    3. Initials
    4. Eyes
  35. In Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl, which of the following is the class of the protagonist in story mode?
    1. Yggdroid
    2. Highlander
    3. Necromancer
    4. Rune Master
  36. Which of the following is the main objective of the protagonist in Tokyo Mono Hara Shi: Karasu no Mori Gakuen Kitan?
    1. Shadow subjugation
    2. Collection of hanafuda cards
    3. Conversion of the wicked
    4. Seal devils
  37. In battles in Soul Hackers 2, what is the name of the attack by summoned demons which can be activated at the end of a turn?
    1. All-out attack
    2. Showtime
    3. Sabbath
    4. Demon Co-op
  38. In the PlayStation 3 version of Persona 4 Arena: The Ultimax, what command should you enter to use Yu Narukami’s technique “Shiden Issen?”
  39. Which of the following audio clips is the version of Maya’s Theme that can be heard in Persona 3 FES? View the original video at 47:55 to hear the options for this question.
  40. Macca Beam is a brutal skill that reduces the player’s total macca. Which of the following demons do you remember for macca beam in Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux?
    1. Doppleganger
    2. Mamedanuki
    3. Nekomata
    4. Kangiten
  41. The following image is moment in a dance from a certain song in Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight. What is the title of the song?
    1. Rivers in the Desert
    2. Blooming Villain
    3. Keeper of Lust
    4. Life Goes On
  42. In the Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha series, Tae Asakura works as a reporter for the Capital Daily. What is her pen name?
    1. Aoitori Asakura
    2. Kaicho Asakura
    3. Kichou Asakura
    4. Suicho Asakura
  43. Which of the following four is the attribute of the skill “Zan” in Persona 2 Innocent Sin and Persona 2: Eternal Punishment?
    1. Almighty
    2. Wind
    3. Force
    4. Earth
  44. In Unicorn Overlord, which of the following is Virginia’s initial class?
    1. Lord
    2. Vanguard
    3. Crusader
    4. Valkyrie
  45. The image below is from a certain Etrian Odyssey labyrinth. Which is the correct game that features this labyrinth?
    1. Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Laggard
    2. Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City
    3. Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan
    4. Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth
  46. In Digital Devil Saga, which of the following are the coordinates of the location that Sera appears during the battle between the Embryon and the Vanguards at the beginning of the story?
    1. 2314 5873
    2. 2315 5874
    3. 2316 5875
    4. 2317 5876
  47. What is the name of the following character from Metaphor: Refantazio?
    1. Heismay
    2. Hulkenberg
    3. Strohl
    4. Gallica
  48. Which shadow is defeated in this clip from Persona 5 Royal? See the clip at the timestamp 52:15.
    1. Heavenly Punisher
    2. Divine Warrior
    3. Zealous Messenger
    4. Merciless Inquisitor
  49. What is the named of the legendary Hamster which appears in Hamster Paradise, and is said to be born once every several thousand years?
    1. Dream Hamster
    2. Magical Hamster
    3. God Hamster
    4. Miracle Hamster
  50. In Persona 4 Golden, what was the first date that Nanako called the protagonist “big brother?”
    1. May 3rd
    2. May 4th
    3. May 5th
    4. May 6th

The full quiz video can be viewed here: