New Persona 5 Footage Features Daily Activities, Combat


During the “Take the Treasure” Persona 5 live stream event, new footage from the upcoming RPG was shown off.

The new footage shows off daily activities in Persona 5, including fishing, training and hanging out with friends. Some new information:

  • The game will have a crafting system to create new items, boosting the player’s stats.
  • Minigames and activities such as solving crossword puzzles or going to the theater will boost character stats such as knowledge.

It also features new battle footage, showing off the different “All-Out Attack” flourishes for the characters and conversation/negotiation with the enemies.

Persona 5 is slated to be released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016, and in China on the same date for the PS4. It will have a February 14, 2017 North American release date, and the game has been announced for a European release.