Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance - Best Demons for Mid-Game

Best demons for mid-game in Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance (SMT 5: Vengeance, SMT5V), including recommended demons for clearing Shinagawa and Chiyoda regions, how to get them in the game, and each demon's unique roles, skills, and elemental affinities based on main story bosses encountered. Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance (2024) was released last June 14, 2024, and is now playable on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC (via Steam and Microsoft Windows).

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance (SMT 5: Vengeance, SMT5V) - Best Demons for Mid-Game

Best Demons for Mid-Game in Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance (SMT 5: Vengeance) (SMT 5: Vengeance)

Below are recommended demons to get during the middle stages of Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance (SMT 5: Vengeance) which consists of the Shinagawa and Chiyoda regions. The best mid-game demons are listed according to story boss battles they are most suitable in based on their unique roles, skills, and elemental affinities.

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Best Demons to Fuse and Recruit

Recommended Demon Party for Loup-Garou Boss Fight (Shinagawa Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Oni IconOni
  • Strong Physical attacker with good Physical resistance.
  • Useful tank ally thanks to his Fang Breaker + Taunt combo.
  • May require you to use items to compensate for Oni’s weakness to Elec.
How to Get Fusion: Mokoi Lv16 + Andras Lv18
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Black Frost IconJack Frost
  • High Ice skill potential.
  • Useful unique Ice skill that inflict Ice damage while lowering the target’s defense.
  • The best attacker against Loup-Garou.
How to Get
  • Fusion: Makami Lv21 + Archangel Lv18
  • Negotiation: Shinagawa Wharf
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Koropokkuru IconKoropokkuru
  • High Support and Ice skill potential.
  • Learns offensive buffs and debuffs.
How to Get Fusion: Incubus Lv22 + Shiisaa Lv19
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Ame-no-Uzume IconAme-no-Uzume
  • Immune to Elec.
  • Access to party-wide healing skill.
  • Has good Light skill potential.
How to Get Fusion: Mokoi Lv16 + Zhen Lv14

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Loup-Garou Boss Guide

Recommended Demon Party for Fionn mac Cumhaill Boss Fight (Shinagawa Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Oni IconOni
  • Strong Physical attacker with good Physical resistance.
  • Useful tank ally thanks to his Fang Breaker + Taunt combo.
  • May require you to use items to compensate for Oni’s weakness to Elec.
How to Get Fusion: Mokoi Lv16 + Andras Lv18
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Chironnupu IconChironnupu
  • Access to very powerful unique buff skills.
  • A support demon that has high usefulness when you reach Chiyoda region.
How to Get Fusion: Makami Lv21 + Leanan Siddhe Lv17
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Lilim IconLilim
  • Can be recruited in the subquest Those Seeking Sanctuary.
  • High level upon being recruited.
  • The best attacker against Fionn mac Cumhaill.
How to Get Subquest: Those Seeking Sanctuary

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Recommended Demon Party for Lahmu Boss Fight (Shinagawa Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Chironnupu IconChironnupu
  • Access to very powerful unique buff skills.
  • High Fire skill potential as a Fire attacker.
How to Get Fusion: Makami Lv21 + Leanan Siddhe Lv17
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Baphomet IconBaphomet
  • High Fire skill potential as a Fire attacker.
  • Immune to Dark.
  • Good substitute for Hariti.
How to Get Fusion: Naga Lv27 + Onmoraki Lv11
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Quetzalcoatl IconQuetzalcoatl
  • Has high Force and Fire skill potential.
  • Allows you to exploit Lahmu’s weaknesses in both of its forms.
How to Get Fusion: Berith Lv24 + Kaya-no-Hime Lv21
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Hariti IconHariti Excellent healer that allows you to save up on items.
Immunes to Dark.
How to Get Fusion: Take-Minakata Lv19 + Hua Po Lv31
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Parvati IconParvati
  • Excellent healer.
  • Can learn various buffs and debuffs via fusion skill inheritance.
How to Get Fusion: Feng Huang Lv27 + Manananggal Lv25
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Eligor IconEligor
  • Impressive attacker with high Fire skill potential.
  • Naturally learns Agilao.
  • High initial level may be a problem.
How to Get Fusion: Quetzalcoatl Lv34 + Yaksini Lv30

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Lahmu Boss Guide

Recommended Demon Party for Shohei Yakumo Boss Fight (Chiyoda Region)

Demon Features
Moh Shuvuu
  • Strong support demon who can learn Boon Boost.
  • Very useful as a fusion material for creating various support demons.
How to Get Fusion: Atvaras Lv17 + Angel Lv14
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Alice IconAlice
  • Excellent Dark attacker with high Dark skill potential.
  • Access to powerful unique skill.
  • Dark damage output is further boosted by Dark Pleroma.
  • Gains magic resistance for increased survivability later.
How to Get Special Fusion: Mo Shuvuu + Poltergeist + Bugbear + Jack-o’-Lantern
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Black Frost IconBlack Frost
  • Recruitable via subquest or special fusion.
  • Versatile attacker with access to Dark and Ice skills.
  • Incredibly powerful against all bosses in Chiyoda region.
  • Can learn Dark or Ice Pleroma to further increase elemental damage output.
How to Get
  • Subquest: Black Frost Strikes Back
  • Special Fusion: King Frost + Baphomet + Loa
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Yoshitsune IconYoshitsune
  • Outstanding Physical attacker with high Physical resistance.
  • Has access to powerful unique skills.
  • Works well as a tank.
How to Get Fusion: Pixie Lv2 + Tsuchigumo Lv13

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Recommended Demon Party for Surt Boss Fight (Chiyoda Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Succubus IconSuccubus
  • Has high Ice skill potential (+4) alongside Fire resistance.
  • Low HP and defense which may require you to constantly heal her.
How to Get Fusion: Nekomata Lv31 + Yakushini Lv30
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Black Frost IconBlack Frost
  • Recruitable via subquest or special fusion.
  • Versatile attacker with access to Dark and Ice skills.
  • Incredibly powerful against all bosses in Chiyoda region.
  • Can learn Dark or Ice Pleroma to further increase elemental damage output.
How to Get
  • Subquest: Black Frost Strikes Back
  • Special Fusion: King Frost + Baphomet + Loa
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Yoshitsune IconYoshitsune
  • Outstanding Physical attacker with high Physical resistance.
  • Has access to powerful unique skills.
  • Works well as a tank.
How to Get Fusion: Pixie Lv2 + Tsuchigumo Lv13
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Sarasvati IconSarasvati
  • Access to Bufudyne.
  • Very good support for Nahobino and other Physical attackers.
  • Weak against Fire.
How to Get Fusion: Succubus Lv39 + Power Lv42
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Lahmu IconLahmu
  • Access to Bufudyne.
  • Very good attacker against Ishtar.
  • Weak against Fire.
How to Get Fusion: Nagaraja + Forneus + Black Ooze

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Surt Boss Guide

Recommended Demon Party for Ishtar Boss Fight (Chiyoda Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Alice IconAlice
  • Excellent Dark attacker with high Dark skill potential.
  • Access to powerful unique skill.
  • Dark damage output is further boosted by Dark Pleroma.
  • Gains magic resistance for increased survivability.
How to Get Special Fusion: Mo Shuvuu + Poltergeist + Bugbear + Jack-o’-Lantern
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Black Frost IconBlack Frost
  • Recruitable via subquest or special fusion.
  • Versatile attacker with access to Dark and Ice skills.
  • Incredibly powerful against all bosses in Chiyoda region.
  • Can learn Dark or Ice Pleroma to further increase elemental damage output.
How to Get
  • Subquest: Black Frost Strikes Back
  • Special Fusion: King Frost + Baphomet + Loa
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Yoshitsune IconYoshitsune
  • Recruitable via subquest or special fusion.
  • Versatile attacker with access to Dark and Ice skills.
  • Incredibly powerful against all bosses in Chiyoda region.
  • Can learn Dark or Ice Pleroma to further increase elemental damage output.
How to Get Fusion: Pixie Lv2 + Tsuchigumo Lv13
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Lahmu IconLahmu
  • Access to Bufudyne.
  • Very good attacker against Ishtar.
  • Weak against Fire.
How to Get Fusion: Nagaraja + Forneus + Black Ooze

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Ishtar Boss Guide

Recommended Demon Party for Chernobog Boss Fight (Chiyoda Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon AnubisAnubis
  • Access to Hamaon (chance to instantly kill enemies weak to Light).
  • Resists Dark.
  • Can learn Mana Spring and Light Pleroma from Thoth via fusion inheritance.
How to Get Fusion: Thoth Lv33 + Inugami Lv25
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Yoshitsune IconYoshitsune
  • Recruitable via subquest or special fusion.
  • Versatile attacker with access to Dark and Ice skills.
  • Incredibly powerful against all bosses in Chiyoda region.
  • Can learn Dark or Ice Pleroma to further increase elemental damage output.
How to Get Fusion: Pixie Lv2 + Tsuchigumo Lv13
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Kushinada-Hime IconKushinada-Hime
  • Access to Light skills and Recovery skills.
  • High magic damage output which can easily be increased further thanks to her skills.
How to Get Fusion: Lamia Lv36 + Kodama Lv6

Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance Chernobog Boss Guide

Recommended Demon Party for Arioch Boss Fight (Chiyoda Region)

Demon Features
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Nue IconNue
  • Has Elec skill potential to greatly exploit the boss’ weakness to Elec.
  • Strong damage output with Physical skills.
How to Get Fusion: Inugami Lv25 + Black Ooze Lv33
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Dominion IconDominion
  • Has Light skill potential (+3).
  • High Light damage output alongside useful Support and Recovery skills.
  • Highly recommended for fighting Decarabia.
How to Get Fusion: Valkyrie Lv43 + Mo Shuvuu Lv41
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Loup-Garou IconLoup Garou
  • Versatile Elec and Physical attacker.
  • Access to strong Elec skills.
  • Access to strong Physical skills.
How to Get Fusion: Nue Lv51 + Kin-Ki Lv49
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Atavaka IconAtavaka
  • Excellent attacker with good Light and Dark skill potential (+2 on both)
  • High damage output with White Dracostrike
How to Get Fusion: Silky Lv41 + Dionysus Lv46
Shin Megami Tensei V - Demon Yatagarasu IconYatagarasu
  • Has high Light skill potential (+4).
  • Access to Diarahan healing skill.
How to Get Fusion: Dominion Lv50 + Mo Shuvuu Lv54

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