Perhaps the scariest part of Persona 5 is its calendar year. You play through almost an entire year as Joker, the leader of the Phantom Thieves. Nearly every day, something significant happens or allows you to do whatever you want. Playing through so many days is why the game is so massive. But I hope […]
I was one of those kids that were super into mythology. You know, the ones that read Percy Jackson till the spines wore out. That’s probably why I gravitated to the Shin Megami Tensei series when I got a bit older. It scratched the same itch with the bonus of being a fantastic video game.
The OG Phantom Thieves roster has a soft spot in my heart. Captain Kidd, Arsene, Zorro, and Carmen were my first real introduction to the world of Persona, which is why I’ve decided to put together this Carmen Persona 5 guide. Over hundreds of hours across multiple saves, on multiple systems, Carmen has been something
The Persona series is full of intriguing enemies and bosses for you to take on. Heading straight into spoiler territory, one of the most intimidating and unique bosses that you can take on is Izanami. She is the final boss of Persona 4 and someone that challenges everything you’ve learned up until that point. Find
The heart of the Persona series is the characters. In Persona 5 Royal, that means the 22 Confidants that make up the bulk of the cast. These are the characters you’ll want to spend the most time with and woo their hearts, either platonically or even more. This is where the gifts come into play
The Persona series is chock full of exciting ideas and references to other forms of content and even real-world history. In fact, it begins with the Personas themselves. They are not unique creatures but ones taken directly from literature, religion, lore, and more. But this is far from the only reference in the series, as
The beginning of Persona 5 and, later, the ending of Royal, is arguably the best parts of the massive JRPG. The initial dungeon featuring Joker, who you play, and his three friends bringing down a personal enemy is spectacular. It is also the introductory dungeon in the game, allowing for a swift bad ending. This
There are so many systems in Persona 5 that players have to deal with, from combat to school life to even crafting. This crafting part of the game is one area that some players may not experience that often or try out for several reasons. As such, the infiltration tools that you craft can be
With each new game in the Persona series, the franchise’s older titles begin to fade further into the abyss of forgetfulness. Such is the case with the first three mainline titles in the series. This is quite unfortunate, especially when there are such prolific and recurring characters like the star of this Yukino Persona guide.
You could argue that one of the main appeals of the Persona games is the various Personas themselves. In any given game, the most exciting Personas are those belonging to your party members. Captain Kidd is one such example of this, and what an example he is. Kidd is the second signature Persona you’re introduced