Update (2019-11-05): Post updated to reflect Persona 5 being added to PlayStation Now in North America and Europe, in addition to Japan.
PlayStation Now is a cloud gaming subscription service by Sony which allows users to access a library of over 400 PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation 4 games and stream them on a PS4 or PC for a monthly fee.
Three new games are being added to the PlayStation Now library in Japan in November 5, 2019, and one of these games is Persona 5.
PS Now Titles Added in November 2019 (Japan)
Two of the games being added to PS Now in Japan in November are limited time titles. Both of these games will be available from November 5, 2019 to February 3, 2020.
- Middle-earth: Shadow of War (PS4) [Limited Time]
- Persona 5 (PS4) [Limited Time]
- Hollow Night (PS4)
As of October 2019, the PS Now subscription price starts from 1,180 yen per month.
Uncover the picaresque story of a young team of Phantom Thieves in this latest addition to the critically acclaimed Persona series, Persona 5. By day, enjoy your high school life in the big city, spending your time however you please.
After school, use your Metaverse Navigator smartphone app to infiltrate Palaces — surreal worlds created from the hearts of corrupt adults — and slip away to your double life as a Phantom Thief. With the power of Persona, make these criminals have a change of heart by stealing the Treasure of their distorted desires.
(Available to download (PS4 only) and stream through February 4, 2020)
Persona 5 was released for the PS3 and PS4 in Japan on September 15, 2016, with an English release on April 4, 2017. Its remake, Persona 5 Royal, was recently released in Japan on October 31, 2019, with an English release slated for spring 2020.