As a prelude to our annual awards, which as usual should hit at the end of January, the RPGamer staff picked out many of the upcoming titles that they are most looking forward to. We hope you enjoy reading about our most anticipated games, and please let us know which ones you are most excited for.
Persona 5 Royal
An enhanced version of Persona 5 with new content, characters, etc.
The Phantom Thieves have revealed when they plan to strike again in North America and Europe. Persona 5 Royal will be coming west in March.
Morgana’s Final report on Persona 5 Royal introduces the new My Palace feature. There is also news on some DLC, including challenge battles against the previous two protagonists in the series.
Atlus has unveiled the opening movie for Persona 5 Royal. The Phantom Thieves smash some buildings before their newest member dances in the rain.
Atlus has released Morgana’s fifth report for Persona 5 Royal. The new video shows new additions to Persona 5’s daily life and Velvet Room areas, as well as the first look at the game’s title screen.
With Persona 5 Royal a couple of months from release in Japan, Atlus provided another official trailer and a character trailer for Joker. There is also a teaser that information about Persona 5 Scramble will be coming in October.
Takuto Maruki will join the cast of Persona 5 Royal as a student advisor. In addition to his role as a counselor at Shujin Academy, he also acts as a Confidant under the Consultant Arcana.
Atlus held a Persona 5 and Catherine-focused art exhibit last weekend in Los Angeles. The company used the opportunity to narrow Persona 5 Royal’s western release window from a year to a season.
Atlus has released more images for Persona 5 Royal. The new screenshots feature Morgana, Makoto, Futaba, Haru, and Goro, as well as some of the new events and new character Jose.
Atlus is continuing its focus on Persona 5 Royal and today held its first official livestream. The stream included debuts of the second official trailer, Goro’s character trailer, and Morgana’s fourth report detailing new additions to Mementos.
Morgana is the latest character to receive their own Persona 5 Royal trailer. Meanwhile, Atlus has put out plenty of new screenshots for the game with its Japanese release three months away.
Persona 5 Royal receives yet another character trailer leading up to its Japanese October release. This time, Haru Okumura shines in the spotlight.
Unsurprisingly, Atlus has released another character trailer for Persona 5 Royal. The latest video focuses on Futaba Sakura.
The latest Persona 5 Royal character trailer focuses on Makoto Niijima, Shujin Academy’s student council president. She also appears to be a pretty good volleyball player.
Morgana has provided his third report on the additions coming to Persona 5 Royal. This video focuses on some updates to combat, as well as the new area of Kichijoji.
Another Phantom Thief gets a character trailer with the latest video focusing on Yusuke Kitagawa. Players will get more chances to interact with him when Persona 5 Royal releases in Japan in October before coming west in 2020.
Atlus continues its series of Japanese character trailers for Persona 5 Royal. After Ryuji’s time in the spotlight last week, it’s time for Ann to be the focus of attention.
A new Persona 5 Royal trailer focuses on the protagonist’s first ally, Ryuji. The new trailer confirms that the Phantom Thieves will get a second evolved persona, in addition to new combination attacks.
Morgana returns with another Japanese report on Persona 5 Royal. Further additions revealed include a new gallery mode as well as new strong enemies and rare items to find in Palaces.
Atlus released its E3 trailer for Persona 5 Royal. The trailer includes some of the game’s English voice-overs, with Atlus announcing the English actors for new characters Kasumi Yoshizawa and Takuto Maruki.