Released 20/02/2020

Release Information

Release date:
Role Playing Game (RPG)
English, Traditional Chinese
Game overview

Rejoin the Phantom Thieves in a massively expanded and reworked version of the critically-lauded RPG.

Expanding on the original 2017 release, Persona 5 Royal comes packed with new characters, confidants, story, and locations, and a new grappling hook mechanic for stealthy access to never-before-seen areas.

Explore Tokyo, unlock new Personas—demons from within the dream-like dungeons that will fight for you—customize your personal Thieves Den, discover a newly added story arc, cutscenes, alternate endings, and more.

Persona 5 Royal retain is signature visual style, while award-nominated composer Shoji Meguro also returns with an all-new soundtrack. 

Key features

Get ready for the new semester!

Person 5 The Royal includes an all new story arc with untold secrets.
New seasonal events, new outfits and more have been added!
You're in for a surprise when you find out happens to each member of the Phantom Thieves this semester!

Upgraded battle system for maximum style!

Person 5 The Royal uses an improved version of the battle system everyone has come to love.
Attack enemies' weak points to down them and perform an additional attack.
Down all enemies to perform an All-Out Attack!
Fight with style with newly added battle features!

New character Kasumi Yoshizawa (CV: Sora Amamiya)

A girl who transferred to Shujin Academy at the same time as the protagonist.

As an award-winning gymnast, Shujin Academy has high hopes for this star athlete.

Meet the Phantom Thieves of Hearts

Join the band of Persona users as they fight to create a better world by stealing the hearts of wicked adults.


The silent protagonist of this adventure and a second-year transfer student at the Shujin Academy.

Beneath his quiet demeanor is a determined trickster leading the rebellious Phantom Thieves on their mission to reform corrupt people’s hearts.

Kasumi Yoshizawa

Kasumi is an athletic girl enrolling Shujin Academy at the same time as Joker. She is known for her background as an award-winning rhythmic gymnast, and Shujin’s administration has high hopes for her future.


A curious cat-like creature who teams up with Joker after being rescued from a dungeon. Despite suffering from amnesia, he insists that he's not a cat and is determined to uncover his origins with the help of the Phantom Thieves.

Ann Takamaki

Ann is Joker's classmate and a kind-hearted girl struggling to fit in with her peers due to her unique looks. She spent most of her time by herself before joining the group but is very outgoing and chatty around her friends.

Ryuji Sakamoto

A bit rough around the edges and seen as a troublemaker after an incident got him kicked off the track team. Ryuji is an energetic boy with a strong sense of justice who will always try his best to help people in need.

Yusuke Kitagawa

An eccentric art student at Kosei High School who was raised by an esteemed Japanese artist. He is constantly on the hunt for inspiration and joins the group to help people and broaden his horizon as an artist.

Makoto Niijima

The hard-working council president of Shujin Academy and the Phantom Thieves' strategist. Makoto hides her vulnerable side under a no-nonsense attitude, but deep down wishes to be useful to the people around her.

Haru Okumura

Haru is a polite girl from an affluent family who keeps to herself as she struggles to separate friends from people leeching off her family's status. She joins the Phantom Thieves to help her break free from her subservient nature.

Futaba Sakura

A shy girl who does not attend school and rarely leaves her house. What Sakura lacks in social skills, she makes up for in her otherworldly programming talents. She starts opening up to others after meeting the Phantom Thieves.

Goro Akechi

Akechi is a friendly and charismatic high school student who works as a detective in his spare time. He is initially critical of the Phantom Thieves but starts working alongside them after a certain incident causes him to rethink his views.


Available on PlayStation Store

Chinese Ver.


Release date: 2020/2/20

Chinese Ver.

Persona 5 The Royal Degital Delux

Release date: 2020/2/20

  • Persona 5 Royal main game.
  • Persona 5 the Royal PS Store theme.
  • Persona 5 the Royal soundtrack set.
  • DLC: Phantom Thief DLC costume set.
  • DLC: Persona set.
English Ver.

Persona 5 Royal

Release date: 2020/4/1

English Ver.

Persona 5 Royal Deluxe Edition

Release date: 2020/4/1

Persona 5 Royal Deluxe Edition includes the game and the “Persona 5 Royal Kasumi Costume Bundle”.
The “Persona 5 Royal Kasumi Costume Bundle” includes over 4 sets of cosmetic items for Kasumi.

English Ver.

Persona 5 Royal Ultimate Edition

Release date: 2020/4/1

Persona 5 Royal Ultimate Edition includes the game, the “Persona 5 Royal DLC Pack”.
The "Persona 5 Royal DLC Pack" includes the costume, battle, and persona DLC found in the "Persona 5 Royal Kasumi Costume Bundle", the "Persona 5 Royal Battle Bundle", and the "Persona 5 Royal Persona Bundle" and six additional DLC Sets.

* The above information is subject to change without prior notice.

* This game/content may not be available in some countries and regions and in some languages.