RPGFan Discord Server

Peter Triezenberg
Persona 5 Delayed to April 4th in the West
Despair not! There are some silver linings.
11.16.16 - 4:31 PM

Sad news, RPG Fans: Persona 5 has been delayed again, this time to April 4th, 2017. Atlus wants to make sure the game is in the best possible state for its Western release, hence the delay from its earlier February release date. To make up for this, Persona 5 will launch alongside free Japanese voice-over DLC, with English voice acting already being present on-disc. Fans will also get the chance to experience the game at PlayStation Experience on December 3rd and 4th, the first time the game will be playable in English. And if you really want to feel better about the delay, here's a better look at the "Take Your Heart" premium edition from the recently updated Persona 5 website, and there's a free Ryuji Sakamoto dynamic theme and new avatars available on the PlayStation Store (for a limited time). So... much... swag...

persona 5 take your heart edition

Atlus has also been busy releasing new trailers for Persona 5, including two new character trailers for Makoto and Yusuke. There's also an English trailer that looks at how the Phantom Thieves balance their... phantom thievery with their regular, day-to-day lives. Check those out below, and as always, stay tuned to RPGFan for more information.


Twitch Schedule & Status

Tales of the Abyss
Sunday, March 18 • 10am PST/1pm EST

On Break
Mondays • 6pm PST/9pm EST

Tuesdays • 12pm PST/3pm EST

MS Saga: A New Dawn
Thursdays • 3pm PST/6pm EST

Secret of Mana Remake
Fridays • 3pm PST/6pm EST

Tales of Vesperia
Tues-Wed-Thu • 7pm PST/10pm EST
Saturdays • 5pm PST/8pm EST

Featured Content
Retro Encounter 126
Retro Encounter 126
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Review
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life
Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms Review
Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms
Glory to Metal: A Symphonic Metal Tribute to NieR: Automata Review
Glory to Metal: A Symphonic Metal Tribute to NieR: Automata
Tokyo Xanadu eX+ Review
Tokyo Xanadu eX+
Retro Encounter 125
Retro Encounter 125