Persona 5 Famitsu Launch Feature Preview


This week’s Weekly Famitsu magazine issue #1450 will include a 30-page launch feature for Persona 5, along with a cover illustrated by character designer Shigenori Soejima.

The feature will include a variety of fun information from the beginning of the game, a developer column, as well as information on the latest Persona 5 merchandise.

The magazine issue will also include a special clear file.

When you open the table of contents in this issue, you won’t find the usual page. Throughout this magazine, it seems the Thief team have infiltrated. On the cover, the Famitsu logo has also been captured in Phantom Thief hands!?
Preview of the upcoming Famitsu issue cover.
To commemorate the launch of the game, Famitsu magazine includes a packed feature.
This game features a double life theme between being a high school student and a Phantom Thief. Gameplay elements are described, with information such as calendar data. It is a large 30-page feature.
The magazine will have information on important locations, including locations in “Yongenchaya.” Scoops on the spots to visit at the beginning of the game are included, as well as info related to days of the week like, “Is it good to go somewhere specific during a rainy day?”
There’s information on where to buy or sell certain things, or what to do to advance specific social stats.
A developer column by director Katsura Hashino includes an in-depth look on the Persona series.

The September 29, 2016 issue of Famitsu—or issue #1450—will be releasing in Japan on September 15, 2016.

Persona 5 will 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 and Korean in 2017.