Meet Three New Characters from Persona 5: Futaba Sakura, Haru Okumura, and Makoto Niijima

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We’ve learned (via Hachima) of the names and voice actors for the newest party members in Persona 5.

Here is what we know of them so far:

Makoto Niishima (voiced by Rina Sato)

A third-year student who attends the same the same high school as the protagonist, she is the schools student council president. She is described as being a person with impeccable conduct and a strong sense of responsibility. She is a serious and honors student who refuses to compromise. Her starting Persona is Johanna.

Futaba Sakura (voiced by Aoi Yuki)


A girl with inhuman computational abilities and a brilliant programmer, she is described as having poor communication skills among her peers and became a shut-in after an incident from her past. She is a first year student. Her starting Persona in Necronomicon.

Haru Okumura (voiced by Haruka Tomatsu)


She is a third year high school student and the daughter of a president of a major restaurant company. Elegant but naive, she often watches people allowing her to pick up on good communication skills. Her starting Persona is Milady.

We also got the voice actors for the velvet room attendees. Igor’s original has been replaced since the original had passed away.

  • Igor (voiced by Masane Tsukayama)
  • Justine (voiced by Aki Toyosaki)
  • Caroline (voiced by Aki Toyosaki)

Persona 5 is slated to release in Japan on Spetember 15th, 2016. A North American release date will be given during this year’s E3.

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