This week’s issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine #1598 includes a feature on Persona 5 Royal focused on the Phantom Thieves Ryuji Sakamoto, Ann Takamaki, and Yusuke Kitagawa. It also includes details on the new location, Kichijoji, and how it complements the game’s battle system.
The feature consists of information previously detailed through the third episode of “Morgana’s Report.” It also has new key art for the characters, and their new personas.
Details from this feature can be found in a previous post.
- Ryuji’s new persona is called “William,” Captain Kidd’s real name.
- Ann’s new persona is called “Celestine,” the original actress for Carmen.
- Yusuke’s new persona is called “Gorokichi,” which is a younger name of Ishikawa Goemon’s.
Weekly Famitsu magazine #1598—or the August 1, 2019 issue—was released on July 18, 2019.
Persona 5 Royal will be released on The PS4 in Japan on October 31, 2019. It will be released in the West and Asia in 2020.