Persona 5 Famitsu Review Score: 39/40

Persona 5 launches in Japan in 9 days, and this week’s Famitsu magazine issue #1449 review score for the game has been reported:

  • Persona 5 (PS3/PS4) – 10/10/10/9 [39/40]

Additionally, Famitsu reported that their average play time for the main game was 80 hours.

Persona Famitsu Review Comparison

Here’s a comparison to the Famitsu review scores of recent Persona 3/4 games.

  • Persona 5 (PS3/PS4)10/10/10/9 [39/40]
  • Persona 4 Golden (PSV) – 9/9/9/8 [35/40]
  • Persona 4 (PS2) – 8/9/8/8 [33/40]
  • Persona 3 (PS2) – 9/8/8/8 [33/40]

Shin Megami Tensei Famitsu Review Comparison

Here’s a comparison to the Famitsu review scores of recent Shin Megami Tensei games.

  • Persona 5 (PS3/PS4)10/10/10/9 [39/40]
  • Shin Megami Tensei IV (3DS) – 9/9/10/9 [37/40]
  • Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne (PS2) – 9/9/9/9 [36/40]
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey (NDS) – 9/9/9/9 [36/40]
  • Shin Megami Tensei IV Apocalypse (3DS) – 9/9/8/9 [35/40]

This Week’s Famitsu Review Scores

  • Grumpy Reaper (Wii U) – 7/6/7/7 [27/40]
  • Metrico+ (PS4) – 8/8/7/7 [30/40]
  • Inversus (PS4) – 8/8/8/8 [32/40]
  • Chou Sentou-chuu Kyuukyoku no Shinobu to Battle Player Choujou Kessen! (3DS) – 8/8/8/7 [31/40]
  • Yunohana SpRING! Cherishing Time (PSVita) – 8/8/8/7 [31/40]
  • Persona 5 (PS3/PS4)10/10/10/9 [39/40]
  • Winning Eleven 2017 (PS3/PS4) – 9/9/9/10 [37/40]

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.

— Hachima Kikou