Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Collaborates with Slipknot

    Metal and apocalyptic themes collide.

    SEGA and ATLUS shock fans with a promotional collaboration between Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance and iconic heavy metal band Slipknot. This collab sees Slipknot mask creator Jim Ojala from Ojala Productions create three different masks based on demons from the game. 

    Alongside various improvements and content additions, Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance explores the story line of the original Shin Megami Tensei V (Canon of Creation) and the brand-new Canon of Vengeance story line. The game’s new battle themes also explore the themes, visuals, and vibes that metal typically bring, making the Slipknot collab feel like it was meant to be.

    In the first video, Slipknot mask creator Ojala shows the design process of creating three different masks based on Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance demons Gurulu, Daemon, and Loup-Garou. A second video will be released soon featuring band members of Slipknot, as the release of Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance approaches. 

    Watch the new video below, courtesy of ATLUS:

    Before the game’s launch, ATLUS will host ATLUS Fes, which will be held from June 8 to June 9 in Akihabara to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the company. The event will feature demos for both Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance and Metaphor: ReFantazio. Alongside the demos, attendees can expect merchandise sales, stage events, and exhibitions for the Persona series.

    Sales of the original Shin Megami Tensei V for Nintendo Switch will cease on June 13, just one day before the launch of Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance. Sales of Shin Megami Tensei V’s DLC will also cease completely in the Nintendo eShop. 

    Lastly, Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance is coming to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam on June 14 worldwide.

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Managing Editor of Final Weapon and a Games Writer at Game Rant with four years of writing and editing experience. Raul is passionate about the Japanese gaming industry, and he's a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs, and fighting games. business email: [email protected] | Muck Rack:

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