Atlus Wishes Everyone a Happy New Year 2020


This week’s issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine #1622 features New Year’s cards and aspirations for 54 Japanese developers for the year 2020, including Atlus.

This follows last year’s Happy New Year’s 2019 cards. The main one featured Catherine: Full BodyShin Megami Tensei V, and Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth. Studio Zero had their own cards, which featured Catherine: Full Body and Project Re Fantasy.

This year, the greetings card simply features the company mascot and Shin Megami Tensei series demon Jack Frost.

As previously reported, Atlus’ full statement for the next year is the following:

Happy New Year! Thank you for your continued support in 2019, with Catherine: Full BodyPersona 5 Royal, and 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim. Thank you very much. Additionally, Persona 5 reached 3.2 million units sold worldwide, and the Persona series has taken a great leap forward with 11 million units in total. The latest game, Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers, will be released in February 2020. And of course, Shin Megami Tensei V and Project Re Fantasy (tentative title) are also under active development. Please look forward to follow-up news!

Weekly Famitsu magazine #1622 (or the January 9 – 16 -23 triple issue) was released on December 26, 2019.