Persona 5 Review (PS4)


2017 has demonstrated to be a hit for Japanese created games with discharges like Yakuza 0, NieR: Automata, NiOh, Resident Evil 7 and now Persona 5. In any case on the off chance that we talk about the best and greatest discharge up until this point, it is ostensibly Persona 5.

Persona arrangement has been amazingly famous among fans and pundits as a result of its blend of social components with a skillful turn-based RPG that is testing yet amusing to play. The game’s story ordinarily includes young people living in a school like condition where they go through their day at the school doing different exercises and turn around their jobs around evening time, handling the secrets encompassing their town. The arrangement constantly kept up its specific appeal as a result of its incredible cast of characters, brilliant composition and a connecting with ongoing interaction.

Persona 5 is additionally an extraordinary passage point for the individuals who are playing the arrangement just because. On the off chance that you are befuddled by the numbering plan, don’t be, since every Persona game stands apart individually simply like any Final Fantasy discharge. Persona 5 makes it simply far simpler to hop into the arrangement since it clarifies each part of the ongoing interaction in detail. There are various instructional exercises given toward the beginning of the game and keeping in mind that the individuals who have played the game may definitely know the greater part of the mechanics, it is an invite expansion for the newcomers.

What makes Persona 5 great is that it is clear from playing the game that a lot of attention to detail has been spent in making the game in its current state. Each of the story moment is well crafted with sequences that blend in well with the gameplay, leading to some exciting moments throughout the main game. The controls feel great, the combat system works well and the social aspects of the game are well done, and a step above what was present in its predecessor. All of these things click together to create an experience that is unmatched by any game on the market right now. Persona 5 is definitely a must play experience for JRPG enthusiastic and fans alike.


The game’s story takes place in Tokyo where the main character is transferred after he is accused of an assault and put on probation. He starts his new school at Shujin Academy where he has to face the challenge of being an outcast.The main protagonist is completely silent however it gives the player the choice to pick the most appropriate option during a conversation so even though there is a lack of personality in the main character, it is also defined by how the player controls it.

The story in Persona 5 is rather dark and right off the bat, the first key story sequence features a very mature theme that can be unsettling at times. But this is what makes Persona 5 so great because it manages to handle the social elements so well. The story is further enhanced by the supporting cast of characters all of whom are well written. It will be hard to pick a favorite as they all have their own charm and personality but this is something that needs to be done, in order to establish and improve our social links with them.


If you haven’t heard about Social Links before, they are events that usually revolve around spending time with one of the characters which has a relationship with the player in the game’s world. Doing so can improve our relationship with them and also provide some bonus in the form of new skills and improvement to certain stats. The game leaves the choice of approaching each encounter to the player so you have full freedom to start and improve each social link in whatever order you desire. Of course, it is best to focus on the ones that give the most benefit.

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