The official website for Atlus' Persona game series revealed last week that the franchise's games have collectively sold more than 10 million copies.
Persona 5 shipped for the PS4 and PS3 in Japan in September 2016. The game shipped in North America in April 2017 after a delay. The game features animation sequences from Production I.G A new version of the game titled Persona 5 Royal (Persona 5 The Royale in Japan) will launch for the PlayStation 4 in Japan on October 31. The game will then launch in the Americas, Europe, and Asia in 2020.
Atlus is also working with KOEI Tecmo Games' Omega-Force subsidiary on a separate new game in the franchise titled Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers. The game will be the series' first action role-playing game.
Persona 5 is inspiring a stage play in Osaka and Tokyo in December. The original game previously inspired a television anime series, two anime specials, and an unaired anime episode.