During the first day of the Aniplex Online Fest live stream, a complete Blu-ray set for the anime adaptation of Persona 5, Persona 5 the Animation, was announced for a September 29, 2020 release in the West.
For the first time since its original Japanese broadcast from April 2018 to March 2019, Persona 5 the Animation will include an English dub, featuring the voice actors from the original game:
- Xander Mobus as Ren Amamiya
- Max Mittelman as Ryuji Sakamoto
- Erika Harlacher as Ann Takamaki
- Cassandra Lee Morris as Morgana
- Matt Mercer as Yusuke Kitagawa
- Cherami Leigh as Makoto Niijima
- Erica Lindbeck as Futaba Sakura
- Xanthe Huynh as Haru Okumura
- Robbie Daymond as Goro Akechi
Pre-orders for the release are currently available on Right Stuf Anime.
English Dub Trailer
The set will contain the following bonuses, subject to change:
- Textless Opening & Endings
- Commercials and Trailers
- SP1 “Dark Sun…” Trailer
- SP2 “Stars and Ours” Trailer
This content includes English subtitles.
Bonus Materials & Package
- llustration Card Set
- Spoken Languages: Japanese, English
- Subtitles: English
- Aspect ratio: 16:9 widescreen
- Episodes: 26 episodes + 2 special episodes
- Number of Discs: 6 Blu-ray
- Total Run Time: approx. 880min.
- Rating: 13 UP
SRP: $398.98 USD
- Retail Price: $298.98 USD
Persona 5 the Animation, directed by Masashi Ishihama, was initially broadcast on Japanese television from April 2018 to March 2019. The special broadcasts “Dark Sun…” and “Stars and Ours” respectively aired on December 31, 2018 and March 23, 2019. OVAs “Proof of Justice” and “A Magical Valentine’s Day” were included with the Japanese Blu-ray releases Volume 11 on May 29, 2019 and Volume 12 on June 26, 2019.
In North America, the anime is available for streaming on Crunchyroll and Hulu.