Persona 5 Royal Rated in Australia as ‘MA 15+’ for Mature Audiences


Persona 5 Royal has been rated under Australian Classification as of November 28, 2019.

The game is classified as “MA 15+” for mature audiences, due to “strong sexualised imagery and violence.”

The original Persona 5 had a similar rating, however the rating for violence was “Moderate Impact,” while Persona 5 Royal‘s is a level higher at “strong impact.” Drug use in P5 was rated as “mild impact,” while the same category in P5R is rated one level lower at “very mild impact.”

Classification Details

  • Classification Date: November 28, 2019
  • Year of Production: 2019
  • Classification: MA 15+
  • Consumer Advice: Strong sexualised imagery and violence
  • Category: Computer Games
  • Category Detail: Computer Games
  • Media Type: Multi Platform
  • Version: ORIGINAL
  • Duratiion: Variable
  • Author: ATLUS CO. LTD
  • Publisher: SEGA OF AMERICA
  • Production Company: Not Specified
  • Country of Origin: JAPAN
  • Language: ENGLISH
  • Applicant: SEGA of America, Inc.

Persona 5 Royal Announcement Countdown

Atlus has been counting down the days to December 3, 2019 since November 21, 2019, teasing an announcement for Persona 5 Royal. This announcement likely entails a release date for the Western release of P5R, which would be related to this recent classification.

Australian Classification