Persona 3 Reload - December Walkthrough and Guide

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Complete Walkthrough and Guide for the Month of December in Persona 3 Reload (P3RE, Persona 3 Remake). Included are recommended activities for the Protagonist to do per each day and period. In particular, real world and school life activities, Elizabeth Requests to unlock and clear, Social Links available to unlock and rank up, Dark Hour Full Moon and Tartarus Guardian bosses to defeat, and Tartarus Dungeon Blocks and Floors to infiltrate and clear. Persona 3 Reload (2024) was released last February 2, 2024, and is now playable on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC (via Steam, Microsoft Windows, and Xbox PC Game Pass).

Persona 3 Reload (P3RE, Persona 3 Remake) - December Walkthrough and Guide

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Walkthrough and Guide for the Month of December in Persona 3 Reload (P3RE)

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  • The information provided in this guide is based on our ongoing gameplay experience. Please note that details may change as we continue to play and confirm information in-game.
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  • We recommend that you save your game at specific moments in the main story or before leaving the Tartarus Entrance.

Here is our Persona 3 Reload (P3RE, Persona 3 Remake) storyline walkthrough and guide for the month of December. It contains recommended real world and dark hour-related activities for the Protagonist organized per day.

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December Walkthrough

December 1st

12/1 (Tuesday)
After School
  • Link Episodes
  • Ryoji Mochizuki – Link Episode Rank Up: Rank 2 → 3
    • Spend time with Ryoji.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Fuuka.
    • Go to the garden with her.

December 2nd

12/2 (Wednesday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 2 → 3
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 2
    • 2nd Choice – Option 2
    • 3rd Choice – Option 2
    • 4th Choice – Option 2
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Junpei.
    • Go to the garden with her.

December 3rd

12/3 (Thursday)
Evening
  • Paulownia Mall
    • Go to Club Escapade.
    • Talk to Suspicion Man.
    • Buy all new notes again.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Ninja Fansite Note.

December 4th

12/4 (Friday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 3 → 4
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 2
    • 2nd Choice – Option 1
    • 3rd Choice – Any
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Koromaru.
    • Brush the fur of the dog.

December 5th

12/5 (Saturday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 4 → 5
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 2
    • 2nd Choice – Option 1
    • 3rd Choice – Option 2
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select History Website Note.

December 6th

12/6 (Sunday)
Daytime
  • TV Shopping Channel
    • Buy Hogyoku Apple set. (Optional)
  • Social Links
  • Akinari Kamiki (Dying Young Man) – Sun Social Link Rank Up: Rank 8 → 9
    • Sun Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 2
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Koromaru.
    • Brush the fur of the dog.

December 7th

12/7 (Monday)
Afternoon
  • Classroom Question:
    • “The ozone layer.”
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 5 → 6
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 1
    • 2nd Choice – Any
    • 3rd Choice – Option 2
    • 4th Choice – Option 3
Evening
  • Vending Machines:
    • Iwatodai Station – East Area.
    • Iwatodai Dormitory 2/F.
    • Iwatodai Strip Mall 3/F.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Assassin Site Note.

December 8th

12/8 (Tuesday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 6 → 7
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 1
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Koromaru.
    • Invite Chihiro.
    • Take the dog for a walk.

December 9th

12/9 (Wednesday)
Morning
  • Classroom Question:
    • “Kido.”
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 7 → 8
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Any
    • 2nd Choice – Option 1
    • 3rd Choice – Option 1
    • 4th Choice – Option 2
    • 5th Choice – Option 1
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Talk to Ken and Koromaru.
    • Study with Ken and Koromaru.

December 10th

12/10 (Thursday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 8 → 9
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 3
    • 2nd Choice – Any
    • 3rd Choice – Option 2
    • Romance Route:
    • 1st Choice – Option 3
    • 2nd Choice – Any
    • 3rd Choice – Option 1
    • 4th Choice – Any
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Dating Site Note.
    • Pick Yukari.

December 11th

12/11 (Friday)
Afternoon
  • Classroom Question:
    • “Lives.”
After School
  • Social Links
  • Mitsuru Kirijo – Empress Social Link Rank Up: Rank 8 → 9
    • Empress Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Paulownia Mall
    • Go to Club Escapade.
    • Talk to Suspicion Man.
    • Buy Dating Site Note.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Dating Site Note.
    • Pick Old Couple.

December 12th

12/12 (Saturday)
Afternoon
  • Pick any option.
After School
  • Social Links
  • Bunkichi and Mitsuko Kitamura (Old Couple) – Hierophant Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Hierophant Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Link Episodes
  • Akihiko Sanada – Link Episode Rank Up: Rank 3 → 4
    • Spend time with Akihiko.

December 13th

12/13 (Sunday)
Daytime
  • TV Shopping Channel
    • Buy Victory Headband set. (Optional)
  • Social Links
  • Akinari Kamiki (Dying Young Man) – Sun Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Sun Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Talk to Yukari and Fuuka.
    • Study with everyone.

December 14th

12/14 (Monday)
Morning
  • Exam Question:
    • “The number zero.”

December 15th

12/15 (Tuesday)
Morning
  • Exam Question:
    • “Maltose.”

December 16th

12/16 (Wednesday)
Morning
  • Exam Question:
    • “Venus.”

December 17th

12/17 (Thursday)
Morning
  • Exam Question:
    • “Murasaki-no-Ue.”

December 18th

12/18 (Friday)
Morning
  • Exam Question:
    • “Geeses.”

December 19th

12/19 (Saturday)
After School
  • Link Episodes
  • Junpei Iori – Link Episode Rank Up: Rank 3 → 4
    • Spend time with Junpei.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Koromaru.
    • Invite Kenji.
    • Take the dog for a walk.

December 20th

12/20 (Sunday)
Daytime
  • TV Shopping Channel
    • Buy Pink Duffle Coat set. (Optional)
  • Social Links
  • Mamoru Hayase (Rival Athlete) – Star Social Link Rank Up: Rank 8 → 9
    • Star Arcana Persona is NEEDED.
    • 1st Choice – Option 1
    • 2nd Choice – Option 2
    • 3rd Choice – Option 1
    • 4th Choice – Option 1
Evening
  • Elizabeth’s Requests
  • Clear #97: Bring me food for a Furry Friend
    • Deadline: 12/25
    • Go to Iwatodai Strip Mall 2/F.
    • Talk the man nearby.
      • Must have saved Ayako Yoshimoto, a Missing Person in Tartarus 50/F, prior.
    •  Trade Thank You Note for Christmas Present.
    • Reward: Ruby x3
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Image Muscle Trainer.

December 21st

12/21 (Monday)
Lunchtime
  • Gekkoukan High School
    • Check exam results.
    • See if the Protagonist reaches Top Score.
Afternoon
  • Pick any option.
After School
  • Gekkoukan High School
    • Go to Faculty Office Hallway.
    • Talk to Mitsuru.
    • Get Exam Score Reward.
  • Social Links
  • Fuuka Yamagishi – Priestess Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Priestess Arcana Persona is not NEEDED.
Evening
  • Vending Machines:
    • Iwatodai Station – East Area.
    • Iwatodai Dormitory 2/F.
    • Iwatodai Strip Mall 3/F.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Koromaru.
    • Invite Fuuka.
    • Take the dog for a walk.

December 22nd

12/22 (Tuesday)
Afternoon
  • Classroom Question:
    • “Euphoria.”
After School
  • Social Links
  • Andre Geraux (Bebe) (Transfer Student) – Temperance Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Temperance Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Link Episodes
  • Ken Amada – Link Episode Rank Up: Rank 3 → 4
    • Spend time with Ken.

December 23rd

12/23 (Wednesday)
Daytime
  • Social Links
  • Mamoru Hayase (Rival Athlete) – Star Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Star Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Paulownia Mall
    • Go to Club Escapade.
    • Get a Rarity Fortune Reading. (Boosts Money Farming.)
  • Head to Tartarus.
Dark Hour
  • Tartarus Dungeon
  • SEES Characters
    • Reach Level 47 or higher.
  • Tartarus Block
    • Stop at Block 226/F.
    • Reach Monad Passage and open a chest on 225F.
  • Money Farming
    • Get a total of 100,000 Yen again or higher from winning battles, opening chests, and drop materials.
  • Missing Persons
    • Look for 2 Missing Persons.
  • Return to Tartarus Entrance.
    • SAVE your current game.
    • Leave Tartarus Dungeon.

December 24th

12/24 (Thursday)
After School
  • Christmas Event
    • Choose any date partner.
Evening
  • Money Farming
    • Go to Police Station.
    • Get rewards also for rescuing missing persons.
    • Sell drop materials and other items you don’t want.
    • Check if you get close to 100,000 Yen or higher.
    • Reload if you got less money.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Veggie Farmer Sim.

December 25th

12/25 (Friday)
After School
  • Social Links
  • Kazushi Miyamoto (Sports) – Chariot Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Chariot Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Ken.
    • Watch TV with him.

December 26th

12/26 (Saturday)
Morning
  • Pick any option.
After School
  • Social Links
  • Yuko Nishiwaki (Team Manager) – Strength Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
    • Strength Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Akihiko.
    • Watch TV with him.

December 27th

12/27 (Sunday)
Daytime
  • TV Shopping Channel
    • Buy Ruby set. (Optional)
  • Social Links
  • Nozomi Suemitsu (Gourmet King) – Moon Social Link Ranl Up: Rank 9.5 → 10
    • Moon Arcana Persona is NOT needed.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Ken.
    • Drink tea with him.

December 28th

12/28 (Monday)
Daytime
  • Port Island Station
    • Go to Screen Shot.
    • Watch a movie.
Evening
  • Vending Machines:
    • Iwatodai Station – East Area.
    • Iwatodai Dormitory 2/F.
    • Iwatodai Strip Mall 3/F.
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Mitsuru.
    • Drink tea with him.

December 29th

12/29 (Tuesday)
Daytime
  • Port Island Station
    • Go to Screen Shot.
    • Do part-time job.
Evening
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Spend time with Yukari.
    • Watch TV with her.

December 30th

12/30 (Wednesday)
Daytime
  • Paulownia Mall
    • Go to Be Blue V.
    • Option 1: Do part-time job.
    • Option 2: Accept treatment.
Evening
  • Main Story Event
  • Iwatodai Dormitory
    • Use the Shared Computer.
    • Select Part-Time Master.

December 31st

12/31 (Thursday)
Daytime
  • Paulownia Mall
    • Go to Be Blue V.
    • Option 1: Do part-time job.
    • Option 2: Accept treatment.
Evening
  • SAVE your current game.
    • If you want to watch all two endings.
  • Option 1: Good Ending
    • Go to Protagonist Room.
    • 1st Choice – Option 1
    • 2nd Choice – Option 1
  • Ryoji Link Episode Ending
    • Must have unlocked Ryoji’s 3 Link Episodes.
  • Main Story Event
  • SEES – Fool Social Link Rank Up: Rank 9 → 10
  • Nyx Annihilation Team – Judgement Social Link Rank Up: Rank 0 → 1
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  1. On 12/23 is says: make sure all characters are level 47, don’t you mean 74? I’m pretty sure most characters are around level 60 by December.