After the release of Persona 5: Strikers in 2020, we have a Persona 5: Mementos Mission English Manga for release on 7th December 2021! Speculations regarding the return of the Persona Franchise have been rewarded but in a different way than expected. Earlier, we had been talking about the possible release of the Persona 6 game.
For newer fans, the Persona franchise was a part of the Megami Tensai franchise of Atlus before becoming its own series. The game is one of the most popular Japanese Role-playing games that has gathered a massive fanbase. The player takes on a role from a group of vigilantes called Phantom Thieves of Hearts with the main playable character as Joker and fight Shadows by using using a Persona.
Along with fighting Shadows in the game world, the player can also build a social life and work jobs. Since the characterizations of the game focus mostly on high-school students, these elements make the game more realistic, enjoyable, and dynamic.
The Persona franchise completed 25 years in 2019. Atlus commented on the possibility of a Persona 6 by saying it needed to be stepped up from Persona 5, which already broke barriers. The game introduced approximately 90 hours of playtime that covered the main campaign. The Persona series borrows a lot from psychological elements and focuses on self-exploration. One of the main elements of the Persona is series is its dungeon crawler, turn-based combat, stunning visuals, and extensive storylines
When is the Persona 5 Manga Coming?
Persona 5: Mementos Mission will be available for purchase on December 7, 2021. The series will have familiar faces from the series, including Ren Amamiya AKA Joker. Udon Entertainment revealed that the storyline of the manga will lean towards a new mission including “attempted poisoning of an influential CEO, suspicious happenings at a local doctor’s clinic and sketchy job requests at a back-street military shop” as revealed in their press release.
The Persona 5 Manga will contain 162 pages for the first volume and will be available in both standard and exclusive versions. At $13.99, the volume will be sold in both in-store and digital versions. Pre-orders for the Persona 5 Manga are live!
Are you excited about the return of Joker? Check out all the details and predictions for Persona 6 and other spectacular games like Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – Hinokami Keppuutan which is set for release in October 2021! Stay tuned for updates on your favorite franchises and let us know the releases you are looking forward to!