Following its Japanese launch final week, Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers began off sturdy, racking up over 150ok copies bought in simply seven days. It carried out finest on PS4, outselling the Nintendo Swap model by greater than double. On PS4, Persona 5 Scramble reached almost 116,000 copies bought, whereas solely 46,000 had been bought on Nintendo Swap.
Persona 5 Scramble launched in Japan on February 20, 2020. It’s set six months after the occasions of Persona 5 and serves as a special tackle the beloved turn-based RPG. As a substitute, you’ll be hacking and slashing your method by hordes of enemies in typical Musou trend, just like cross-over video games similar to Hyrule Warriors or Hearth Emblem Warriors. Scramble takes a lot of Persona 5’s themes and melds them with the long-running Warriors gameplay type popularized by developer Omega Pressure.
It’s unknown when it’ll come to Western PS4s, however you’ll be able to import a replica from Japan (or obtain it digitally with a Japanese account) proper now. Contemplating the sequence has largely been at dwelling on PlayStation consoles, it is sensible to see it performing finest on PS4. Although, there was a loud viewers clamoring for a Nintendo Swap model of Persona 5 ever since its launch in 2017.
Persona 5 Strikers isn’t the one sport within the sequence launching this 12 months. On March 31, 2020, you’ll be capable to get your palms on Persona 5 Royal within the West. This enhanced model of Persona 5 will add new quests, enhancements, and different changes, similar to adjustments to a controversial homophobic scene discovered within the unique.
There’s no scarcity of Persona content material to get pleasure from proper now. Whether or not you want taking part in as Joker in Tremendous Smash Bros. Final, are searching for a definitive model Persona 5, or are extra into the fast-paced hack and slash adventures, there are many video games to maintain you busy.
[Source: Famitsu via Nintendo Life]