The DVD release for the third edition of the Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade stage adaptation series called “Bismuth Crystal,” which debuted in Japan today, has been announced.
The 2-disc DVD release for Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~Bismuth Crystal~ will be on September 30, 2015. It will cost 8,000 yen (excluding tax) and include both the male protagonist (Sakuya Shiomi) version of the stage performance, as well as the female protagonist (Kotone Shiomi) variation of the theater adaptation. First copy bonuses will include a digipak and a Mikatase clear case.
The stage adaptations for Persona 3 which preceded this one were subtitled The Blue Awakening (2013) and The Ultramarine Labyrinth (2014), with The Bismuth Crystal playing on stage from June 5 to June 13. The DVD release for Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~The Ultramarine Labyrinth~ was on January 28, 2015.
- Release Date: September 30, 2015
- Price: 8,000 JPY (excluding tax)
- Product Number: ANSB-10017~10018
Pictures from the First Showing
The first showing of Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~Bismuth Crystal~ took place at the Theater G-Rosso, in Tokyo, on June 5 in Japan, and below are some pictures from it via News lounge.
The main cast are the following:
- Sakuya Shiomi (P3 hero male): Shouta Aoi
- Kotone Shiomi (P3 hero female): Kana Asumi
- Yukari Takeba: Maho Tomita
- Mitsuru Kirijo: Asami Tano
- Junpei Iori: Genki Okawa
- Akihiko Sanada: Yuuki Fujiwara
- Fuuka Yamagishi: Marina Tanoue
- Ken Amada: Waku Sakaguchi and Tomonori Suzuki (Same role, different performances)
- Aigis: ZAQ
- Takaya: Takeya Nishiya
- Jin: Hiroichi Matsumoto
- Pharos: Keisuke Ueda
- Ryoji: Keisuke Ueda
- Shuji Ikutsuki: Shoichi Honda
- Elizabeth: Riyu Kosaka
- Theodore: Airu Shiozaki
Pictures of the individual cast members can be found on the official website.
Free Streams of Past Plays
Additionally, it was announced that both Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~The Blue Awakening~ and Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~The Ultramarine Labyrinth~ will be broadcast for free on Niconico this weekend.
- June 6 at 7:00 AM EDT / 8:00 PM JST: Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~The Blue Awakening~
- June 7 at 7:00 AM EDT / 8:00 PM JST: Persona 3: The Weird Masquerade ~The Ultramarine Labyrinth~
— P3WM, News Lounge