Persona Series News


New Persona 5 trailer introduces us to its English voice cast

By Daniel Perez, Oct 19, 2016 11:05am PDT

With its release coming in February 2017, it's about time we were introduced to Persona 5's English voice cast.


"I prefer 4, but both are excellent. You might be better off starting with 3 though. I found it ..."

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Persona 5's latest trailer shows its first 18 minutes of gameplay

By Daniel Perez, Jul 19, 2016 6:58am PDT

Want to see how Persona 5 starts? Welcome to the Velvet Room.


Persona 5 infiltrates North America retailers in February 2017

By Daniel Perez, Jun 07, 2016 5:30am PDT

Be sure to lock up all of your important belongings because Persona 5 is sure to steal something when it releases in February.


"The PS4 has an decent number of exclusives. It looks like Microsoft didn’t put a lot of ..."

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Atlus reveals Persona 5's three new characters

By Daniel Perez, May 10, 2016 9:15am PDT

Let's meet Makoto, Futaba, and Haru, three new characters recently revealed in Persona 5.


Watch Persona 5's trailer 4 with English subtitles here

By Daniel Perez, May 06, 2016 6:51am PDT

It's surprising it took an entire day to get a subtitled version of Persona 5's latest trailer, but here it is!


"Is this a global release, or jp first and the peasants have to wait?"

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Persona 5 anime being developed by studio behind Sword Art Online

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2016 8:43am PDT

In addition to today's release date announcement for Persona 5, we've learned an anime is also in the works at A-1 Pictures.


Persona 5's release date may finally be announced in a few weeks

By Daniel Perez, Apr 22, 2016 6:52am PDT

Summer is right around the corner, which means this countdown could very well be the release date announcement we've been waiting for.


"That hasn't happened with any previous Persona games. Unless you mean the enhanced versions that ..."

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Most Anticipated 2016: Daniel's Picks

By Daniel Perez, Jan 01, 2016 11:00am PST

Shacknews News Editor Daniel Perez takes a look forward at the games he's most eager to get his hands on in 2016.


Persona 4: Dancing All Night review: Shut Up and Dance

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 29, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Persona has strayed from tis RPG roots before, but Persona 4: Dancing All Night may just be one of the strangest turns the series has taken yet. Does it shine on stage or does it trip over its own feet? Our review.


Persona 5 release date pushed back to summer 2016

By Daniel Perez, Sep 17, 2015 6:17am PDT

Persona fans will have to wait an entire year before they can get their hands on Persona 5. Thankfully, a new trailer has been released and has soothed our pain.


Persona 5 release date confirmed for 2015 in North America

By Daniel Perez, Aug 17, 2015 8:48am PDT

Atlus USA has revealed Persona 5 will be launching in North America in 2015.


"Good to hear. The rumors it was getting pushed to 2016 were all over the place for a while."

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Watch Hatsune Miku perform in latest Persona 4: Dancing All Night video

By Daniel Perez, Aug 12, 2015 11:38am PDT

Hatsune Miku will be dancing alongside the rest of the cast of Persona 4: Dancing All Night. Here's a short video of one of her performances.


Persona 4: Dancing All Night shakes its groove thing in September

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 23, 2015 2:10pm PDT

It's time to dance! The Persona Investigation Team makes its return to Vita on September 29.


"Persona 5 is coming sometime in 2015. We just don't know when yet."

- Vincent Grayson see all 7 comments

EVO 2015: Hitting the dance floor with Persona 4: Dancing All Night

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 22, 2015 11:00am PDT

Publisher Atlus was proud to watch Friday's Persona 4 Arena Ultimax tournament take place, but it was also present to show off the next chapter of the Persona 4 saga, the rhythm-heavy Persona 4: Dancing All Night.


Persona 5 Japanese gameplay trailer leaks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 24, 2015 9:50am PDT

Those that can't wait for the official Persona 5 trailer can check it out a little early, since the Japanese gameplay trailer has apparently leaked.