During Famitsu’s 27th episode of the weekly “Famitsu Official Live” broadcast, the first 40 minutes of Persona 5 was show as uncut, commented, footage.
YouTube user ゴブリン has captured this footage and uploaded it to YouTube.
[SPOILER WARNING] THIS FOOTAGE CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR THE FIRST 40 MINUTES OF PERSONA 5, WATCH AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION.
Additionally, the show hosts showed off various Persona 5 merchandise, including the contents of the Persona 5 Famitsu DX pack, and the Futaba Sakura Model Headphones. Three copies of the Persona 5 20th Anniversary edition, signed by members of the development team, were also given out to viewers.
- Title: Persona 5
- Hayashi Katsuhiko (Weekly Famitsu editor-in-chief)
- Keiji Kawashima (Weekly Famitsu)
- Date: September 8, 2016
- Time: 8:00 PM JST (4:00 AM PDT / 7:00 AM EDT)
- Timeshift: Niconico
“Famitsu Official Live” is a a program which is part of “Game Party Japan” (Tokaigi TV), which hosts a variety of other Famitsu produced live streams. “Famitsu Official Live” is a weekly live stream which airs on a weekly basis, where Famitsu staff members will play select games while talking about them.
Persona 5 is slated to be 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 in 2017.