Persona Titles Also Announced for Switch
Following the announcements two weeks ago that Persona 3 Portable, Persona 4 Golden, and Persona 5 Royal are releasing on new platforms, Atlus announced that they will also be heading to Nintendo Switch. The Switch releases are set for the same times as the other platforms: Persona 5 Royal will release on Nintendo Switch alongside PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PlayStation 5 on October 21, 2022. Persona 3 Portable will release on Nintendo Switch alongside PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One and Persona 4 Golden will release on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in 2023.
All three games see players taking the role of a high-school student who becomes involved in supernatural events where they end up fighting through dungeons in another plane and have also received spin-offs covering multiple genres. Persona 3 Portable is the PlayStation Portable remake of PlayStation 2 title Persona 3 and released for PlayStation Portable in North America in 2010. Persona 4 Golden is an enhanced remaster of PlayStation 2 title Persona 4. It released for PlayStation Vita in North America in 2012, with a PC version released through Steam in 2021. Persona 5 Royal is an enhanced version of PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 title Persona 5 and was released for PlayStation 4 in North America in 2020.