Persona 5 is a role-playing game that was developed by Atlus and initially released on September 15, 2016 in Japan. It was supposed to come out in February in the west, but was delayed to April 4 to enhance the localization. The game is not a direct sequel to any of the other games in the series, but it does have some references and easter eggs here and there for fans. The game was released on both the Playstation 3 and Playstation 4.

The protagonist gets into some trouble and now has a criminal record, so his parents send him to Tokyo to live with an acquaintance, Sojiro Sakura, to live out his probation. He goes to Shujin Academy, where he meets a friend named Ryuji Sakamoto, and ends up in another world, where he awakens to some supernatural powers that allows him to summon something called a Persona. With this power, he takes it upon himself, with help from his friends, to reform the crooked adults of society.

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  • Publisher
  • Platforms
    PS3, PS4
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    10 April 2017
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Jarrod Garripoli

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What if you thought you lived in a world that felt like a prison, full of slavery and oppression? That is the premise behind Persona 5, where the teenagers feel just that, with them being ruled by corrupted and twisted adults. In order to seek freedom, they live dual lives, being students during the day and Phantom Thieves at night. With the help of a mysterious smartphone app, they enter another world, where they "steal" the hearts of the corrupt adults in order to reform them.

This guide contains the following:

  • A complete beginning-to-end walkthrough, with detailed boss strategies
  • A detailed look into all of the Confidants
  • Every single Request that takes you into the mysterious Mementos
  • Coverage of every single mini-game
  • The location of every single Persona in the game, including a detailed look into Fusion
  • A comprehensive trophy guide that will get you that elusive platinum trophy

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