Persona 5 TV Anime Revealed, Launches in 2018

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Atlus has announced a new TV anime for Persona 5.

The new anime is by A1-Pictures, who also handled the Persona 3 movies and Persona 4: The Golden Animationas well as Episode 0 of the Persona 5 anime later last year.

Featured above, you can view a teaser trailer for the anime (we re-uploaded it to our video player as the YouTube version is region-blocked). The Japanese voice cast from the game will be reprising their roles in the anime. A premiere is set for sometime next year.

In case you missed it, you can find our thorough written and video review for Persona 5 here (we highly recommend it!).

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  1. Gale
    July 30, 2017 at 3:50 pm

    Well, hopefully the quality’s not shit this time around.


  2. No_Good_Names_Ever
    July 30, 2017 at 3:55 pm

    Why cheap out on easy merch advertising money?

  3. Mr0303
    July 30, 2017 at 4:02 pm

    Didn’t play the game, but I may check out the anime.

  4. Uncle Ocelot
    Uncle Ocelot
    July 30, 2017 at 5:03 pm

    To nobody’s surprise. I’ll look forward to the new music though.

  5. Astro
    July 30, 2017 at 5:15 pm

    i’m just waiting for the inevitable Persona 5 “Crimson” or whatever they call the next re-release “Golden” or whatever else. We all know it’s gonna happen. They said they wouldn’t do that with P4, and look what they did. Now they’ve said they aren’t gonna do it with P5, so I guess we’ll see. But it’s worth noting P4 got an anime after its initial game release, then after the anime came P4G, then THAT got an anime as well. So we’ll see ¯_(ツ)_/¯

  6. Mechonis
    July 30, 2017 at 6:45 pm

    The milking begins

  7. Loli de 35 dias de vida
    Loli de 35 dias de vida
    July 30, 2017 at 8:26 pm

    come now, we all saw this COMIIIIINNNG! (sorry, I had to)

  8. Anonymoose
    July 30, 2017 at 11:04 pm

    With how the P$ TV show went, to not make the P5 one would be to give up free money.

  9. Ace
    July 31, 2017 at 12:24 pm

    Nice. Give us another Nanako episode.

  10. Personaknight
    July 31, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    So when is that picturest animated persona 2 eternal punishment or Ibunroku megami Persona anime happening?

  11. Snorlaxation
    July 31, 2017 at 2:41 pm

    Never. But I’ll still dream about it.

  12. Matz
    July 31, 2017 at 4:08 pm

    The milking begins, let’s get prepared for Persona 5 Crimson, Persona Q2 (P3 + P4 + P5), Persona 5 Arena: We still can’t include Door-Kun cuz plot reasons even when we are including a bunch of characters that have no place in the plot, Persona 5 Dancing All-Night, Persona 5: Racing in Mementos, Sae Niijima: Ace Prossecutor, Persona 5 Crimson Anime, etc

    Actually, from all that milking I wouldn’t mind a Persona 5 Arena, preferably if they use Guilty Gear graphical style, that would be great