Persona 5 Scramble / P5S - Protagonist Character Profile

Information about Protagonist or Joker, the main playable character of Persona 5 Scramble / P5S. Included also are his persona, skills, combos, master arts, and showtime attack.

Persona 5 Scramble / P5S - Protagonist Character Profile


Persona 5 Scramble / P5S - Protagonist Character Profile Codename: Joker
Starting Persona: Arsene
Persona’s strengths: Specializes in using Curse skills.
Melee Weapon: Daggers
Ranged Weapon: Handgun
Combat style: Versatile playstyle and can use various skills consisting of different attributes.


The protagonist, also known as Joker, is an upcoming third-year high school student at Shujin Academy and the head of the Phantom Thieves of Hearts. After closing the case in Persona 5 / Persona 5 Royal, he returned to his hometown. During his summer vacation, he went back to Tokyo to rejoin his fellows. The group then sets out on a hunt to piece together clues in order to solve the strange cases happening all over Japan.



Persona 5 Scramble / P5S - Arsene Stats and Skills

Joker’s initial persona is Arsene which specializes in physical, gun and curse attacks.

Arsene Persona Stats and Skills

Other Personas (Custom)

Unlike the other Phantom Thieves, Joker is able to use multiple personas in battle. You can obtain more personas by capturing Shadows in Jails and equipping them on Joker.

Recommended Skills

Recovery Skills

Equipping a persona with recovery skills gives you good survivability during missions. This allows you to heal yourself in the thick of battle while pressing on the offense to clear out enemies.


Name Input Notes
Shoot Hold L1 then press R1 Fires gun. Can also be used while in mid-air.
Simple Melee Can be used repeatedly to perform a total of 6 hits.
Aerial attack ▢→△ Melee attack while in mid-air.


Name Input Notes
Combo 1
  • ▢→▢→△ (PS4)
  • Y→Y→X (Switch)
Uses the equipped persona’s skill at the end of the combo.
Combo 2
  • ▢→▢→▢→△ (PS4)
  • Y→Y→Y→X (Switch)
Uses the equipped persona’s skill at the end of the combo.
Combo 3
  • ▢→▢→△→△ (PS4)
  • Y→Y→X→X (Switch)
Combo 4
  • ▢→▢→▢→▢→(PS4)
  • Y→Y→Y→Y→X (Switch)
Combo 5
  • ▢→▢→▢→▢→▢△ (PS4)
  • Y→Y→Y→Y→Y→X (Switch)

Master Arts

Name Input Notes
Marking Shot
  • △ (PS4)
  • X (Switch)
Allows you to stay on an enemy by shooting with the △ button. Can also be used in the air.
Wild Rush
  • ▢→▢→▢→▢→▢→△ (PS4)
  • X→X→X→X→X→Y (Switch)
An extended combo that ends with the equipped persona’s attack.
Phantom Shot
  • △→△→△→△/▢ (PS4)
  • Y→Y→Y→X/Y (Switch)
Fire 3 rapid shots and the succeeding shot will not consume a bullet.
Burst Shot
  • Hold R1 + L1→△/▢ (PS4)
  • Hold R + L→X/Y (Switch)
Unleash a powerful shot


Persona 5 Scramble / P5S - Protagonist Showtime Attack

The Joker and his Persona Arsene unleash a concentrated blast to damage the enemies.

Phantom Thieves

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