Atlus aired the first gameplay live stream for Persona 5 Scramble this morning! Tons of gameplay and details were shared in the stream. Atlus is working with Koei Tecmo and Omega Force for Persona 5 Scramble, a team who pioneered the Musou genre. Many Persona fans within Omega Force are working on the game and making sure the final product is of the highest quality they can achieve. Currently, development is 90% complete.
Persona 5 Scramble incorporates many of the Persona series’ elements into an action RPG. Persona negotiation, character growth, proper story and exploration are all in Persona 5 Scramble. These elements are just a few of the Persona series that can be found within the game. Personas can be summoned in battle at will and even in mid-air. The Persona growth and fusion system returns as well. The major point is that Persona 5 Scramble delivers the high quality Persona experience into the action RPG genre.
As mentioned before, Persona 5 Scramble includes a proper story working as a sequel to Persona 5. The main cast of characters travel to various cities in Japan and explore them. Currently, Confidants are a secret but its possible that this story element will return. The setting for Persona 5 Scramble includes more than just the previously announced cities. The new girl in Persona 5 Scramble, Sophia, met the Phantom Thieves in a different world. Her codename is Sophie and wields the Persona, Pithos.
Lastly, more information about Persona 5 Scramble is available here thanks to Gematsu. Persona 5 Scramble releases on February 20th 2020 for PS4 and Switch in Japan. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news!