Persona 5: The Night Breakers Drama CD Announced, New Guests for July 2017 Event


As announced in September, the TV anime Persona 5 The Animation: The Day Breakers will be getting a Blu-ray and DVD Limited Edition release on December 7, 2016.

The Night Breakers

A bonus drama CD by the name of “The Night Breakers (those who tear through the night)” has been announced. It will be included with the limited edition releases of the Persona 5 original video animation.

The drama CD will recount another story during the events of “The Day Breakers,” from the perspective of the Phantom Thief protagonists.

July 2017 Special Event

As announced previously, a “Persona 5 the Animation: The Day Breakers Special Event” will take place on July 30, 2017, and two new guests have been announced for it:

  • Rina Sato (voice of Makoto Niijima)
  • Soichiro Hoshi (voice of Goro Akechi)

This is in addition to the previously announced guests:

  • Jun Fukuyama (voice of the protagonist)
  • Miyano Mamoru (voice of Ryuji Sakamoto)
  • Tomokazu Sugita (voice of Yusuke Kitagawa)

More guests have been confirmed to be at the event, as well.


All releases of the DVD and Blu-ray editions will include:

  • “Persona 5” special program recording (the interviews which originally aired before the television broadcast of the anime).
  • Originally illustrated cover by character designer Shigenori Soejima.
  • Bonus Drama CD “The Night Breakers (those who tear through the night).”
  • Special limited edition event ticket priority sale offer for the “Persona 5 Special Event.”

Additionally, a B2 poster for The Day Breakers will be given as a bonus with pre-orders for any of the releases.

Single DVD

  • Price: 3,240 yen
  • Format: Limited Edition
  • Region: Region 2
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Publisher: Aniplex
  • Release Date: December 7, 2016

Single Blu-ray

  • Price: 4,320 yen
  • Format: Limited Edition
  • Region: Region 2
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Publisher: Aniplex
  • Release Date: December 7, 2016

Famitsu DX Pack DVD

Exclusive to the Atlus D Shop.

Sold at 4,470 yen, this release also includes the following:

  • B3 size tapestry (364 x 515 mm) of the Shigenori Soejima illustrated cover art for the anime.


Tanaka’s Amazing Commodities (Aniplex)

  1. DVD: 3,780 yen
  2. Blu-ray: 4,860 yen

It will include a Morgana mascot strap.


The product is currently available for pre-order on:

Persona 5 was 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.