Persona 4: Arena brings together select characters from Persona 3 together with the cast from Persona 4. Sure, Akihiko met Yukiko Amagi in Persona 3 Portable’s female protagonist route, but she’s all grown up in this game. Akihiko changed too donning a red cape and eager to find opponents to fight. He looks pretty badass his intro scene looks straight out of Digital Devil Saga.
Mitsuru invited Akihiko to the tournament and most of the mysteries surrounding the Persona 3 group center around the Kirijo group. Naoto, the 200-IQ killjoy detective is secretly investigating them. Aigis is armed with more guns and the powerful almighty spell Megido.