Some Persona 5 news have been revealed by a few Japanese retailers giving us more details about the features and scope of the new game and more.
DualShockers translated the information and it sounds like the game will have the biggest city of the franchise with a lot of activities that you can do. Details can be seen below.
The big city Tokyo is the stage! Thrilling double life!: Become a young hero who was to move to a school in the big city of Tokyo, and spend a fun year! As a high school student during the day, freely enjoy the school life in the big city. Go to school, and after school go out to have fun with friends, work part time, or go on dates. How you spend every day is up to you!
Punish the evil adults! A thrilling RPG with unprecedented size!: At night you become a thief, in order to protect the weak behind the scene of the big city!? In the world of the warped minds of the evil adults, the “palace,” which is a distortion of the real world, steal the “treasure,” and redeem them!
The world of the heart “palace” awaits the thief in diverse forms like an old castle built by the greed of its lord, a museum of fine arts or even a pyramid. There will be also a variety of gimmicks, and enemies in disguise to deceive the eye. As the mysterious phantom thief dive into the vivid action! There will be laughter, there will be tears. This youthful cloak and dagger adventure will finally begin!
Persona 5 will be released on September 15th, 2016 in Japan, but a North American date is yet to be confirmed. It will be available for both the PS4 and PS3 consoles.