Fans of the Persona series are in for a treat as Atlus has unveiled a bunch of information on multiple games from the beloved franchise during a recent live-stream. Which includes airing dates for an anime adaptation, release dates and more on their “Dancing” spin-off, and an announcement of a much appreciated port.
Persona – Info Extravaganza!
Let’s start off with news on the animation. The first episode of the Persona 5 television adaption has been revealed to commence airing on April 2018. And will be the follow-up to the half-hour episode, Persona 5 the Animation -The Daybreakers-, that launched with the JRPG title for Japan in 2016.
Announcement of the P5 anime was made earlier this year and it’ll be handled by famed Japanese animation studio, ‘A-1 Pictures’, who also worked on the TV series for Persona 4 and has a portfolio that also includes Your Lie in April, Sword Art Online and Blue Exorcist. There’s also a brand-new promotional video on the Persona 5 animation, which you can watch below.
Persona 3 & Persona 5 Dancing
Next, Atlus has shared that their Persona 5: Dancing Star Night and Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night rhythm games will launch on May 24th, 2018 for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, in Japan. However, it shouldn’t be long until the company announces the West’s release date. So until then, stay tuned. Also, a pair of new trailers for both games can be checked out below.
Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night Trailer
Persona 5: Dancing Star Night Trailer
Furthermore, the complete track listings for the two titles have also been shared, with each containing a set of great tunes.
Persona 3: Dancing Moon Night Track List
- Brand New Days (Yuyoyuppe Remix)
- Mass Destruction
- When The Moon’s Reaching Out Stars (Hideki Naganuma Remix)
- Want to be Close (ATOLS Remix)
- Shinsou Shinri (Lotus Juice Remix)
- Deep Breath Deep Breath (Yuu Miyake Remix)
- Soul Phrase
- Light the Fire Up in the Night “KAGEJIKAN” + “MAYONAKA”
- Burn My Dread (Novoiski Remix)
- When the Moon’s Reaching Out Stars
- Time (Atlus Kitajoh Remix)
- Wiping All Out (Atlus Kozuka Remix)
- A Way of Life (Atlus Kitajoh Remix)
- Heartful Cry (Atlus Konishi Remix)
- Light the Fire Up in the Night “KAGEJIKAN” + “MAYONAKA” (sasakure.UK Remix)
- Mass Destruction (Tetsuya Kobayashi Remix)
- Subete no Hito no Tamashii no Tatakai (T.Komine Remix)
- Burn My Dread
- Subete no Hito no Tamashii no Tatakai (Daisuke Asakura Remix)
- Kimi no Kioku (Atlus Meguro Remix)
- Our Moment
- Moonlight Serendipity
- Mass Destruction (Persona Music FES 2013)
- Burn My Dread -Last Battle-
- Brand New Days
Persona 5: Dancing Star Night Track List
- Rivers in the Desert
- Wake Up, Get Up, Get Out There (Jazztronik Remix)
- Keeper of Lust
- Blooming Villain (Atlus Konishi Remix)
- Hoshi to Bokura to (Tofubeats Remix)
- Tokyo Daylight (Atlus Kozuka Remix)
- Wake Up, Get Up, Get Out There
- Rivers in the Desert (Mito Remix)
- Blooming of Villain
- Life Goes On
- Whims of Fate (Yukihiro Fuktomi Remix)
- Beneath the Mask (KAIEN Remix)
- Will Power (Shacho Remix)
- Last Surprise (Taku Takahashi Remix)
- Haha no Ita Hibi (Atlus Kitajoh Remix)
- Life Will Change (Atlus Meguro Remix)
- Jaldabaoth~Our Beginning
- Last Surprise
- Life Will Change
- One Nightbreak
- Rivers in the Desert (Persona Super Live P-Sound Bomb2017)
- Hoshi to Bokura to
- Last Surprise (Jazztronik Remix)
Persona 4: Dancing All Night Coming to PS4!
Yes, you read that right. The game that began this music spin-off craze, Persona 4: Dancing All Night, will be making it’s way onto the PlayStation 4.
However, grabbing the port for your Sony home console can only be done so by purchasing a special edition bundle that consists of both P3 and P5 Dancing titles, which will also launch on May 24th, 2018 for Japan. In which, P4: Dancing All Night will be included as a digital bonus.
But, things may change once Western release details on the upcoming Dancing games have surfaced. And we’ll update you on this as soon as it happens.
In other Persona related news, Persona 5 surpasses 2 million in sales in addition to nabbing rewards at the PlayStation Awards 2017 and Japan Game Awards 2017 events. And if you haven’t heard, Atlus may have their hearts open to a PC port of the game.
Puzzled? You can also check out our review on Persona 5 to know why that happened!
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