Following the teaser last week, Chinese Internet technology company NetEase has officially announced a collaboration between Persona 5 and the mobile survival horror game called Identity V.
A teaser video has been released for the collaboration, both in Japanese and English.
It is now official that Identity V will collaborate with Persona 5 to present interesting contents for all of you!
Let’s chase the shadow and find your persona with the Phantom Thieves of Hearts in the manor together!
The “Joker Studio” name that can be seen in this trailer as a copyright is the name of an internal studio within NetEase that works on Identity V, and it is not related to Persona 5 or Atlus.
A Japanese press release for this news (via 4Gamer) includes the silhouettes of the four main Persona 5 characters who will be involved in the Identity V collaboration.
[The Phantom Thieves of Hearts member – Yusuke Kitagawa]
There are different final destinations of people’s life.
Yusuke, a boy whose life surrounded by art, is passionate about finding the way to become a real artist.
He will turn into Embalmer this time and dig the art of life in the manor.
[The Phantom Thieves of Hearts member – Ann Takamaki]
Innocent, beautiful and energetic, is synonymous with this mixed-race girl.
This time, she will turn into the elegant dancer in our manor.
Detectives, will you say “yes” to her offer for a dance?
[The Phantom Thieves of Hearts member – Ryuji Sakamoto]
Known as a troublemaker, a little bit reckless but with a straightforward and brave heart.
He is going to be the forward in the manor!
Detectives, are you ready for this spirit of young and passionate?
Known as the leader of the team, who always has unexpected thoughts and makes dramatic decisions.
He’s code name is Joker, dominator of the whole story.
Now, he will enter our manor as Mike Morton.
Be careful, detectives!
Don’t be manipulated!
More details for the collaboration will be released at a later date.