Atlus has dropped a bunch of particulars and details about Persona 3 Reload, their trendy remake of the traditional JRPG from the PS2 and PSP. Persona 3 Reload is out on 2nd February 2024 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, Xbox One and PC – will probably be on Xbox Game Pass at launch.
Specifically, we now have a behind the scenes introduction to the voice artists behind the sport’s characters, in addition to a take a look at the brand new S.E.E.S. Fight Uniform for the Specialised Extracurricular Execution Squad, on social stats, dorm life, and extra.
Let’s begin with the Specialised Extracurricular Execution Squad themselves:
Protagonist (VA: Aleks Le)
- Weapon: One-handed quick sword
- Preliminary Persona: Orpheus (Orpheus is the primary Persona that the Protagonist awakens. In Greek mythology, Orpheus was often known as a heroic poet and grasp of the lyre.)
- Theurgy: Cadenza, Greatest Associates, and extra.
Usually, an individual can summon just one Persona, however he holds the ability of the Wild Card—a particular trait permitting him to deal with a number of Personas and various kinds of Theurgy.
Yukari Takeba (VA: Heather Gonzalezi)
- Weapon: Bow and arrow
- Persona: Io (Yukari’s distinctive Persona is Io. In Greek mythology, Io was often known as a priestess in service of the goddess Hera, favored by Zeus.)
- Robust Abilities: Wind, Therapeutic
- Theurgy: Cyclone Arrow
She focuses on wind and therapeutic talents, and her Theurgy ability Cyclone Arrow ignores an enemy’s pure affinity to deal heavy wind-type harm.
Junpei Iori (VA: Zeno Robinson)
- Weapon: Two-handed Sword
- Persona: Hermes (Junpei’s distinctive Persona is Hermes. In Greek mythology, Hermes was often known as the messenger of Zeus, revered by vacationers and retailers.)
- Robust Abilities: Hearth, Slashing
- Theurgy: Hack n’Blast
He focuses on fireplace and slash assaults. His Theurgy, Hack n’ Blast, offers heavy slash harm to a single enemy no matter affinity.
Turning to the sport and character-driven story typically, and Social Stats will come into play for a lot of facets of day by day life. You may be challenged to satisfy a sure stage in three Social Stats – Braveness, Appeal, and Teachers – which may be improved by actions like learning and part-time jobs. With out being levelled excessive sufficient, you would possibly lose out on utilizing sure services and Social Hyperlinks.
Dorm Life was featured in one other video final week – embedded under – together with your free time in a position to be spend bonding with different college students by cooking, learning, studying, watching motion pictures, tending to the rooftop vegetable backyard and extra. This will increase the Social Stats, in addition to earn passive Fight Traits to extend their stats and talents, and open up pals to disclose extra about their personalities.
In fact, you’ve additionally acquired to go to highschool and can get to know individuals outdoors of the SEES at Gekkoukan Excessive College. attending to know individuals will improve your Social Hyperlinks, and might earn some particular scenes with individuals. For this Persona 3 Reload, Atlus has given Social Hyperlink characters new portrait illustrations, and their scenes at the moment are absolutely voice acted.
From left to proper, Kazushi Miyamoto (Observe and Area), Keisuke Hiraga (Artwork Membership), Nozomi Suemitsu (Connoisseur King), Kenji Tomochika (Classmate).
Classmate – Kenji Tomochika (VA: Joe Zieja)
A second-year at Gekkoukan Excessive—certainly one of your classmates. pal of Junpei’s who wastes no time asserting himself as your pal as properly. He professes his love for older ladies and shortly turns to you for recommendation on relationship.
Connoisseur King – Nozomi Suemitsu (VA: Paul Castro Jr.)
A 3rd-year at Gekkoukan Excessive often known as the Connoisseur King. He has toured eating places throughout Minato Ward, consuming every thing on the menu—together with secret menus. He appoints you as his bodyguard after serving to him escape a dispute with a shadowy determine.
Observe and Area – Kazushi Miyamoto (VA: Mark Whitten)
A second-year at Gekkoukan Excessive—certainly one of your classmates and a fellow member of the observe and discipline group. He’s a star athlete who has ranked extremely in competitions due to his laborious work, spirit, and perseverance. He acknowledges you as a worthy rival who can go toe-to-toe with him.
Observe and Area Supervisor – Yuko Nishiwaki (VA: Shelby Younger)
A second-year at Gekkoukan Excessive and the supervisor of the observe and discipline group. She’s childhood pals with fellow observe group member Kazushi, referring to him by the pleasant nickname “Kaz.” Variety and caring, she watches over you as a brand new member of the group.
Scholar Council – Hidetoshi Odagiri (VA: Austin Lee Matthews)
A second-year at Gekkoukan Excessive, vp of the coed council and head of the Disciplinary Committee. He’s identified for his ruthless enforcement of guidelines, incomes him the ire of the opposite college students. When you be part of the coed council on Mitsuru’s suggestion, he appears to take an curiosity in you.
Scholar Council Treasurer – Chihiro Fushimi (VA: Kelly Baskin)
A primary-year at Gekkoukan Excessive and treasurer of the coed council. She tends to have hassle expressing herself to others, and is especially uncomfortable round males. Overcoming this battle is on the high of her thoughts.
Artwork Membership – Keisuke Hiraga (VA: Griffin Burns)
A 3rd-year at Gekkoukan Excessive and head of the artwork membership, the place the 2 of you meet. Because the son of a health care provider, these round him consider he’ll comply with in his father’s footsteps—however he himself is torn between medical faculty and humanities research overseas.
International Change Scholar – Bebe (VA: Jeff Berg)
His actual title is André Laurent Jean Geraux. An trade pupil from France who loves and admires Japan, from kimonos to historic dramas to Japanese gardens. After the 2 of you meet, he encourages you to hitch him within the vogue membership.