Pre-orders for Persona 5 on PlayStation Network Have Begun in Japan


As part of the “Take the Treasure” live stream, digital pre-orders have been started for Persona 5 via the PlayStation Network in Japan.

As of July 19 at 9:00 PM JST, pre-orders for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of Persona 5 have been opened. Pre-loading for the game will become available on September 13, 2016.

Those who pre-order the game during the reservation period (lasting until September 14, 2016) will receive a special gift: the “Persona 5 skill card set.”

Persona 5 Skill Card Set

Persona 5 Skill Cards

The skill card set are of special items that will help the Phantom Thieves on their adventure. They can be used to gain special skills, and gain an advantage as you progress.

There are 13 types, with a total of 15 in this deluxe skill card set.

These skill cards will be obtainable normally, through story progression.

Persona 5 20th PS Store Special Edition

Additionally, a digital version of the “20th Anniversary Edition” is available, including the following downloadable goods:

  • Persona 4 Costume & BGM special set
  • Persona 3 Costume & BGM special set
  • Orpheus & Thief God Orpheus set
  • Izanagi & Thief God Izanagi set
  • Persona 20th Anniversary All-Time Best Soundtrack
  • 20th Special Edition limited them & Avatar set of 2

The “Persona 20th Anniversary All-Time Best Soundtrack” is equivalent to the “Persona 20th Anniversary All-Time Best Album” which is included with the physical “20th Anniversary Edition.”

Product Details

Persona 5

  • Price: 8,800 yen (tax included)
  • Pre-order Bonus: Persona 5 skill card set
  • PS4 Link / PS3 Link

Persona 5 20th PS Store Special Edition

  • Price: 12,800 yen (tax included)
  • Pre-order Bonus: [see above]
  • PS4 Link / PS3 Link


Three new direct feed screenshots from the PlayStation Store pages:

Persona 5 is slated to be released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016, and in China on the same date for the PS4. It will have a February 14, 2017 North American release date, and the game has been announced for a European release.

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