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Shin Megami Tensei V Revealed With A Trailer

[Image: Atlus]
[Image: Atlus]

Today in a livestream, Atlus has announced Shin Megami Tensei V, the latest entry in the Shin Megami Tensei series. The game was teased this past January.

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Slated for the Switch, Shin Megami Tensei V is set in present day Tokyo, and you can watch the trailer below:

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the series.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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What is peoples opinion of this series? I played SMT 4 and thought it was... OK. Pretty grindy and it took a long while before I really got into the whole “sacrificing your creatures” mechanic. Especially when I formed stronger bonds with them than I did with any of the characters. I also thought the story really took the back seat.

I thought Persona 5 was bloody fantastic though. Characters that really stayed with me, nearly no grind and I loved the school aspects of it. That the dungeon reflected someones sins and traumas was also really cool.

So how hype should I be for this?