Following the “Revealing the Phantom Thieves” live stream for Persona 5 at E3 2016 that took place on June 15th, Atlus has uploaded an archive of the one-hour event.
The following was shown through the E3 2016 live stream:
- The ninth party member in Persona 5 is a detective called Akechi Goro.
- The E3 gameplay demonstration was shown off and analyzed by the Persona Stalker Club.
- Jun Fukuyama, the voice actor for the protagonist, made a surprise appearance.
- “Cooperations” are the new Social Links, with three new character videos.
- A Persona 5 “Premium Event” was announced for July 19, 2016.
Persona 5 is slated to be released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016, with a February 14, 2017 North American release date.