Atlus announced at this year’s “Atlus Art Exhibit 2019: Personal 5 Royal and Catherine: Full Body Showcase” at Anaheim, California that Persona 5 Royal for the PlayStation 4 will launch in North America in Spring 2020.
While there is no exact date yet as to when exactly, it’s safe to assume that it will be released most likely in March or April.
For gamers in Japan, the game will be out for PS4 on October 31.
Here’s a brief overview of Persona 5 Royal, via Atlus:
RPG fans rejoice! Uncover the picaresque story of a young team of phantom thieves in this latest addition to the critically acclaimed Persona series. By day, enjoy your high school life in the big city, spending your time however you please. The bonds you form with the people you meet will grow into a great power to help you fulfill your destiny! 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. Join your new friends in the fight to reform society with your own sense of justice!
Anyone who haven’t played Persona 5 yet when it first launched for PS4 or PS3 should definitely consider picking up the enhanced version of the game next year. It will feature a host of new contents, improvements, new characters, and more.
Check back with us near the release date for our review coverage of the game. Stay tuned.
Persona 5 Royal will be available exclusively for PlayStation 4 sometime in Spring 2020. If there are any changes to the release date, we’ll definitely let you know.