Is the Persona 5 release date coming soon? Brian Ashcraft4/22/16 6:30amFiled to: personakotakueastkotakucorepersona 5atlus325EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkIs the Persona 5 release date coming soon? After getting delayed and being awfully quiet, Atlus has put up a countdown clock today, which at the time of writing, has over 300 hours left to go. Brian Ashcraftbashcraft@kotaku.com@Brian_AshcraftOriginally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored four books, including most recently, Japanese Tattoos: History * Culture * Design.