Persona Q Almost Defeated Me, But I Won't Let It Win

On Sunday afternoon, I almost threw my 3DS at the television. I didn't do this, fortunately—would've been bad news for both the 3DS and the television—but the urge was there. I just wanted Persona Q to understand what I was going through. » 11/26/14 3:00pm 11/26/14 3:00pm

I Can't Stop Listening To Persona Q's Battle Theme

The first time you hear it, you're like, "haha this is ridiculous," and then the second time you're like "OK this is kinda catchy," and then by the third and fourth time you start getting really excited every time the woman starts singing the chorus, and then by the fifth time you're dancing, by the sixth time you're… » 11/14/14 3:03pm 11/14/14 3:03pm

Persona Q is a Mixture of Old School Gameplay and Fanboy Joy

I love Persona 3 and Persona 4. They are easily among my favorite JRPGs. So a game that mixes together the characters of both games in an all new adventure seems right up my alley—which it is for the most part. But when it comes down to it, Persona Q lives or dies based on how much you enjoy being pandered to. » 6/24/14 8:00am 6/24/14 8:00am

Persona Q Reminds Me of Playing My First Online Game... in 1991

New Persona series spin-off Persona Q has a fair number of elements that are a direct throwback to the first video game RPGs. But instead of reminding me directly of those, the first thing it brought to my mind was the first online game I ever played way back in the mythical year of 1991. » 6/20/14 7:40am 6/20/14 7:40am

Watch Us Play Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth

Have you been wondering what a game filled with cute versions of your favorite Persona 3 and 4 characters plays like? Well wonder no longer. We’ve got you covered. » 6/17/14 8:00am 6/17/14 8:00am

Persona Q's Battle Music Refuses to Leave My Head

I played a lot of Persona Q this past weekend, but let me say, I loved every moment I spent in battle—though not because of the (perfectly adequate) battle system. What I really loved was the game's awesome battle theme. » 6/17/14 6:00am 6/17/14 6:00am

I Am Totally in Love with Persona Q’s Cute Character Redesigns

I’m a pretty big fan of Persona 3 and 4—especially of their dark color palette and creepy visuals. So, if you would have told me a year ago I would love the chibi character designs of Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, I never would have believed you. …But they’re just so cute! » 6/13/14 5:40am 6/13/14 5:40am

Please Don't Spoil the New Persona Game, Begs Atlus

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, the latest game in Atlus' popular Persona franchise, comes out on the 3DS in Japan today, and the developers want people to be considerate. » 6/05/14 4:00am 6/05/14 4:00am

Four (!) New Persona Games Are Coming To North America

Here's an afternoon bombshell courtesy Atlus: Four new Persona games are coming to North America over the next two years, including the game we've all been waiting years to play: Persona 5. » 2/25/14 12:15pm 2/25/14 12:15pm

Persona Q's Mitsuru May Be Tiny, But She Still Kicks Ass

Being re-imagined as a wee chibi character isn't close to enough to make Persona 3's Mitsuru Kirijo any less of a badass, as evidenced by this new character trailer for the 3DS crossover game Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth. » 1/10/14 4:00pm 1/10/14 4:00pm

The Internet Reacts To The New Persona Games

Persona 5 and a bunch of Persona spin-offs were finally announced this weekend, and the internet is already packed with cool reactions to the announcements. » 11/25/13 6:00pm 11/25/13 6:00pm

The 3DS Is Getting a New Persona Game. It Looks Different.

Tonight in Japan, Atlus just announced a new Persona game. It's called Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth, it's slated for the 3DS, and it's probably not what you are expecting. » 11/24/13 6:24am 11/24/13 6:24am