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Persona 5 Delayed Until April 4, 2017


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People in North America and Europe won’t be playing Persona 5 on February 14, 2017. The PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 JRPG has been delayed. It’s new release date for the regions is April 2017. Atlus made the announcement during its Persona 5 Twitch live stream, noting that it wants to make sure it of the highest quality upon release.


Atlus also announced some free Persona 5 related content. A Ryuji Sakamoto PlayStation 4 theme and avatar set can be downloaded for free from the PlayStation Store now. It will be available until November 17, 2016. When Persona 5 launches, a free add-on that adds Japanese voice-overs to the game will be released.


Persona 5 is immediately available on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 in Japan. The English version will be playable at the 2016 PlayStation Experience on December 3-4, 2016.

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