Dengeki PlayStation interviewed Atlus composers Ryota Kozuka and Shoji Meguro about 2017, and their plans for 2018.
Persona 5 was awarded the award for “Best Role-playing Game” at The Game Awards 2017.
Atlus has announced that, since Persona 5’s original launch on September 15, 2016, the game has now shipped over 2 million copies worldwide.
The annual PlayStation Awards 2017 live ceremony took place by Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia, and Persona 5 received a Users’ Choice Award.
Aniplex registered the official domain name for Persona 5 the Animation, P5A.JP, at the end of October 2017.
Dengeki PlayStation Vol. 651 includes an interview with Atlus directors Katsura Hashino and Kazuhisa Wada about 2017 and their plans for 2018.
The exhibitors for next month’s PlayStation Experience 2017 event have been announced, as well as a list of the titles that will be available to play there.
Opening party and special talk show events for the “Digital Devil Selection” jewlery brand, representing Shin Megami Tensei, have been announced.
The nominees for The Game Awards 2017 have been announced, which includes Persona 5 as a nominee for GotY, art direction, music and best RPG.
In October 2017, a panel was held at the “CEDEC + KYUSHU 2017” conference with Atlus developers talking about Persona 5’s user interface.