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Atlus West Officially Revealed Persona 5 Strikers First English Version Trailer
Atlus West finally unveiled the official English version trailer of Persona 5 Strikers. The follow-up game of Persona 5 will be released earlier in PC via Steam on February 19, 2021 while the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch releases are scheduled on February 23, 2021.
The trailer was leaked last week and Atlus West responded to the leaked trailer by posting a teaser. It featured a similar footage and gameplay from the earlier trailers of Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers, the Japanese version of the game.
The announcement trailer also confirmed that all active members of the Phantom Thieves are available in the game. However, they are playable in a hack-and-slash role-playing game format similar to Fire Emblem Warriors and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity.
The trailer showcased the short teasers of new dungeons the Phantom Thieves will be infiltrating. The new metaverse dungeons are referred to as “Jails”. How are they different from Persona 5’s cognitive palaces and Mementos is yet to be revealed by Atlus West.
New Enemies and Bosses
In addition to the new dungeons, new enemies and bosses where revealed. Aside from the familiar Persona enemies we encountered in Persona 5, new variants of Shadow enemies were also shown. In terms of bosses, two new female villains were teased.
Persona 5 Strikers also presented the new characters namely Sophie and Zenkichi Hasegawa. Sophie was seen together with the Phantom Thieves. Also, it was unveiled that she’s playable character with her unique combat style. As for Zenkichi, a teaser was only shown but his involvement with the team is yet to be revealed.
|About Sophie (Spoiler Warning)||About Zenkichi Hasegawa (Spoiler Warning)|
Persona 5 Strikers is a hack-and-slash action role-playing game set in the Persona 5 universe. It combines gameplay elements from Koei Tecmo’s Dynasty Warriors series with Persona 5’s RPG mechanics.
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Source(s): Atlus West
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