Atlus has released new sales numbers for Persona 5, revealing that the Japanese role-playing recreation has bought over 3.2 million copies.
Persona 5 got here out in September 2016 in Japan and in April 2017 in different markets, together with the U.S. and Europe. Sales for the complete Persona sequence, which began in 1996, now stand at 11.1 million. The JRPG style has been having a resurgence because of video games like Persona 5 and Dragon Quest XI, together with a rising fan base on PC.
An up to date model of Persona 5, known as Persona 5 Royal, got here out in Japan on October 31. It is coming to different markets throughout the second quarter of 2020.
As of August, sales for Persona 5 have been at 2.7 million, so the discharge of Royal in Japan helped give the quantity a lift. It ought to go up much more when Royal is out in different nations.
Persona 5 and Royal are solely obtainable on PlayStation platforms. Persona 5’s hero, Joker, has turn into a playable character for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Switch, however the precise recreation shouldn’t be coming to the platform but.