Atlus debuted a new trailer for the upcoming musou game Persona 5 Strikers, showing off some of the ways the Phantom Thieves will be fighting back against the enemies that seek to take them out.
The new look at the English version of the game is bright and colorful, a great-looking set of vignettes showing off what each Phantom Thief can do invbattle and outside of it, from Ann Takamaki to Futaba Sakura, and everyone in between.
The more Atlus shows off of the game, the more it seems like an exciting, fanservice-centric adventure that should satisfy folks looking for more from the Phantom Thieves.
Here’s a look at what the game has to offer in full, thanks to Atlus:
Looking for some rest and relaxation, the Phantom Thieves set out to begin their road trip, until a ruthless Kyoto detective enlists their help investigating a series of strange cases occurring across Japan… otherwise, he’ll arrest Joker. As they dig deeper into the mystery, they discover another realm where innocent people are being jailed and forced to forfeit their hearts’ desires by the whims of its ruler. In typical Phantom Thieves style, they’re going to use everything they’ve got to liberate the imprisoned, return their hearts, and strike back against the corruption in their most explosive fight yet!
- New Story and Sights – Persona 5 Strikers features a deep story campaign and thrilling combat that makes for a true Persona experience. Visit six different cities across Japan, cook tantalizing regional recipes, and lend a helping hand to those in need. Then, fight against the Shadows to uncover the source of the corruption within the Metaverse dungeons. Jump into the story whether you are a newcomer to the series or a longtime fan!
- Fight with Style – Attack enemies in the hybrid battle system that fuses explosive action-combat with pause-and-plan sequences to decide your next strategic move. Gain an advantage over your enemies by ambushing them, striking their elemental weaknesses to knock them down, and deal the finishing blow with an All-Out Attack!
- Harness the Phantom Thieves’ Full Strength – All Phantom Thieves are fully playable, so utilize each character’s specific skills and summon their Personas for smooth, elegant combat! Strengthen their skills and abilities and fight with your own style. Each character has their own unique suite of wide-ranging, flashy spells and magic to clear out big hordes. Have you ever wanted to fight as a giant cat bus? Well, look no further. Persona 5 Strikers is purrfect for you.
You can pick up Persona 5 Strikers on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC on February 23.