Persona 5 Royal Details on New Velvet Room Mechanics


This week’s issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine #1606 will include a feature on Persona 5 Royal, focused on new additions to the Velvet Room.

Following the preview for it, the key details from the magazine have leaked.

Many of these details were previously included in the Morgana’s Report #5 video released last week.

Igor (voiced by Masane Tsukayama)

Challenge Battle

  • Aim for a high score by attacking the enemies that appear, and earn items as rewards.

Fusion Alarm

  • The “Fusion Alarm” occrurs irregularly.
  • During the alarm, the strength of a fused persona’s abilities is more than the usual. The skill inheritance limit is increased, the possibility of fusion accidents increases, and skills transferred over change.
  • Will it be possible to predict when a “Fusion Alarm” will occur with a new Confidant ability of Chihaya’s?


  • A new element used in Lockdown, increasing its power.

Caroline & Justine

  • They will be brought to various places as events, following requests of theirs as a “Special Prison.”


  • Phone calls will come from the people who you have spent time with. Bonds deepen further depending on your responses.

Persona 5 Royal will be released on The PS4 in Japan on October 31, 2019. It will be released in the West in Spring 2020, with a general 2020 release in Asia.