Atlus West have publicized a range of celebrations coming to the West as part of the Persona 25th Anniversary! The festivities will come in many forms, including themed snacks, goodies, events, and merchandise. The announcements were shared during the “Persona 25th Times West” live stream, which took place on May 26th and is available for you to watch below:
Join us for our Western presentation highlighting Persona 25th Anniversary worldwide merchandise and event news!Atlus West
Persona 25 x Requiem Café
Atlus and Requiem Café are teaming up to hold a special event that will run throughout June. Those who visit Requiem Café, located in Anaheim, CA, will be able to experience a Persona-themed menu, and will also have the opportunity to take a photo in the Velvet Room. Exclusive Persona 25th Anniversary merchandise will also be available to purchase.
Anime Expo Atlus/Sega Booth
This year’s Anime Expo, which takes place in Los Angeles from July 1st to 4th, will be home to a Persona 25th Anniversary booth. The booth will sell exclusive AX Persona 25 merchandise, and will also have “a special photo opportunity”.
During Anime Expo, Lounge 21 will be taken over by the Persona series for a “midnight masquerade” on July 2nd. Those attending the event can expect music, themed drinks, and more. Atlus have also revealed that Shake Ramen will provide food for the event, and that those in attendance will receive some exclusive Persona 25th Anniversary gifts with their ramen.
Persona 25 x Honey and Butter
Specialty macaron shop Honey and Butter will be selling Persona-themed macarons, as well as exclusive Persona 25th Anniversary merchandise, throughout the month of July. The company has also created a piping guide for many Persona 4 and Persona 5 characters, allowing fans to attempt their own Persona-themed macarons at home.
New Persona 25th Anniversary Merchandise
During the presentation Atlus announced a whole host of new merchandise in celebration of the Persona 25th Anniversary, including:
- P25th Anniversary Turntable – a Persona-themed turntable made in collaboration with U-Turn Audio.
- P25th Anniversary Academia T-Shirt Pack – a collection of five t-shirts themed around the different schools that feature throughout the series.
- P25th Hoodies & Collector’s Jacket – Insert Coin, a popular video game apparel brand, will release a range of hoodies themed around the series protagonists later this year. The company will also release a special bomber jacket.
- P25th Anniversary Merchandise Wave 2 – the company announced that a second wave of merchandise would be available at Shop Atlus soon.
Atlus also mentioned that preorders for the Persona 25th Anniversary Deluxe Vinyl Box Set, made in collaboration with iam8bit, are still available.
Throughout this Persona 25th Anniversary year, Atlus have promised lots of exciting announcements regarding the series. Perhaps we’ll get some exciting news in the coming weeks, seeing as it will be June and many publishers like to introduce upcoming projects around this time. Make sure to keep an eye on RPGFan’s news feed, where we’ll be sure to cover anything newsworthy related to the series.