A brand new group of Phantom Thieves shall be stealing hearts in Tokyo. Black Wings Recreation 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, characteristic the unique gang, however this one comes with a model new solid 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 lady harking back to P4‘s Chie and a speaking owl who, like Morgana, can remodel right into a getaway car. The developer has additionally launched character art work 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 for those who watch the trailer under, you will see that Black Wings was in a position to seize the appear and feel 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 would 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 will probably be launched exterior the area.