Persona Series Sold 1.2 Million Copies Worldwide From April to June 2020


Sega Sammy has released their Fiscal Year Ending March 2021 first quarter (consisting of April, May, and June 2020) financial results today. New to these financial results, Sega has an outline for specific game series which notably performed during that quarter, which includes Persona.

According to the financial results, the Persona series sold approximately 1.2 million units worldwide (including digital and physical sales) in April, May, and June 2020. The main Persona titles responsible for these sales were:

  • Persona 4 Golden (June 2020)
  • Persona 5 Royal (October 2019)
  • Persona 5 (September 2016)
  • Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (February 2020)

Sega Sammy states that the sales of both new titles and continued sales of existing titles were strong during the first quarter of the fiscal year. In total, 12.98 million units were sold in the “Consumer Area (Full Game)” category, which is twice as many copies compared to the same period last year.

Previous Sales Milestones

Atlus recently announced that Persona 5 Royal had achieved over 1.4 million copies sold worldwide, and that Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers had achieved over 480k copies sold in Japan and Asia.

Atlus has also recently celebrated reaching over 500k players through the PC Steam release of Persona 4 Golden.

In December 2019, Atlus announced that the Persona series had reached 11.1 million units shipped (including digital sales) worldwide, ever since the start of the series with Revelations: Persona in 1996.

To see more information on Persona series sales data, see our latest graphic for overall series sales in Japan as of February 2020.

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