A collection of new screenshots have appeared online by way of Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu.
Posted by , the screenshots, showcase a few of the characters from the game, including Yusuke Kitagawa, a new character that uses the Persona Goemon. In his cat burglar costume, the blue-haired artist dons a fox mask and tail.
Of course, the images also include shots of gameplay and cutscenes featuring the rest of the cast. Take a look below.
Persona 5 follows a group known as the Phantom Thieves of Hearts, who are on a mission to steal the hearts (methaphorical, not physical) of corrupt individuals and free to world from their influence.
On September 17, . The game will now debut on and in summer 2016, instead of .
Katsura Hashino, director of Persona 5, the development team is “going with a challenge that fuses together a juvenile school setting that is as large as life, together with a picaresque romance.
“In the previous game, we wrote a story that involved having a justice group chase down a bad guy that could easily be feared by just about anyone,” he added.
“This time, it’s about a group of high school students that are being ‘chased’ by unexpected occurrences due to the justice they believe in. We’re writing [the story] to convey a thrilling everyday life in the shoes of these characters, that are as large as life, in this juvenile school setting.”