A brand new group of Phantom Thieves shall be stealing hearts in Tokyo. Black Wings Sport Studio, the developer owned by Chinese language firm Good World Video games, has unveiled a new mobile game set within the Persona 5 universe. The earlier spinoffs of the title, Persona 5 Strikers and Dancing in Starlight, function the unique gang, however this one comes with a model new forged of characters. Whereas it wasn’t created by Atlus itself, Persona: Phantom of the Night time (or Persona 5: The Phantom X, shortened as P5X) had SEGA’s blessing. It was additionally developed beneath the supervision of P-Studio, the staff behind the mainline Persona video games.
To this point, its trailers present us a red-haired protagonist who’s juggling highschool life and Metaverse thievery, a brown-haired woman paying homage to P4‘s Chie and a speaking owl who, like Morgana, can remodel right into a getaway automobile. The developer has additionally launched character paintings for one more feminine character with lengthy black hair and one other for Igor’s new assistant within the Velvet Room.
In line with the sport’s announcement, franchise character designer Shigenori Soejima created the sport’s protagonist and unique Persona. And in case you watch the trailer under, you may see that Black Wings was in a position to seize the feel and appear of the unique Persona 5 recreation fairly nicely. It makes use of the identical gameplay and battle results, and it options the identical victory close-ups, in addition to the favored P5 battle soundtrack Wake Up, Rise up, Get Out There.
In contrast to the unique Persona 5 recreation, P5X shall be free to play, which implies it is going to have in-app purchases. It is going to be accessible to beta testers on Android, iOS and Home windows (as a port) beginning on March twenty ninth, however solely in China. The developer has but to announce if it is going to be launched exterior the area.