Atelier Ryza Sells 420k

At Koei Tecmo Games’ annual financial results, they revealed that Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout has surpassed 420,000 physical shipments and digital sales worldwide across all platforms making it the best-selling Atelier title to date. In related news: Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate has surpassed 250,000 and Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers is still on-course for localisation.

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Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers Updated

Atlus have updated Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers to Version 1.0.3 which fixes several bugs and implements a few new features, and are translated for us below by BlackKite. Purchase the packaged version of Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers at this link

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Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers Amazon Demo

A demo for Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers at Amazon Japan will give players both an online code to trial the software for free within 150 days (1.4 GB of space and a credit card are required) and an original smartphone wallpaper (teaser image added below). Purchase the packaged version of Persona 5 Scramble here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.

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This Week’s Japanese Software Charts

  1. Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (PS4) – 115,995
  2. Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers (Switch) – 46,415
  3. Pokémon Sword / Shield (Switch) – 18,403
  4. Katana Kami: A Way of the Samurai Story (PS4) – 10,654
  5. Ring Fit Adventure (Switch) – 9,861
  6. Minecraft (Switch) – 8,687
  7. Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Mega Mix (Switch) – 8,468
  8. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Switch) – 7,608
  9. Katana Kami: A Way of the Samurai Story (Switch) – 7,392
  10. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch) – 7,326
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Persona 5 Scramble Launch Livestream

A launch livestream video for Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers featuring a live concert, talkshow, gameplay footage, and the soundtrack ranked. The game releases in Japan on February 20, 2020, with a demo now available. Check out our past coverage for Persona 5 Scramble here and the translated Famitsu review here. Pre-order the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.

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Persona 5 Scramble Gameplay Video

A live gameplay video for Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers with Kou Shibusawa and also featuring Morgana. The game releases in Japan on February 20, 2020, with a demo now available. Check out our past coverage for Persona 5 Scramble here and the translated Famitsu review here. Pre-order the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.

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Persona 5 Scramble PV#3

The third promo video for Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers which releases in Japan on February 20, 2020, with a demo now available. Check out our past coverage for Persona 5 Scramble here and our translated Famitsu review here. Pre-order the packaged version here and use the code JPNINTENDO for 5% off.

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Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers Review

1st reviewer: The story of finding case mysteries and the sensation of walking through dungeons while solving tricks both feel like the original Persona 5. I thought it was going to be a simple Musou-like title, so I got a shock. The story – where you can experience having a unison of heart with members of the Phantom Thieves reunited after a long time – is done great, and an adventure far away from the urban centre is also good. The battles – which drop features like “Persona Summon” well – are also fun on a max level. 9

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