Persona 4 Arena from ATLUS, PQube and Zen United is much more than a fighting game spin off and represents the next big step forward in the Persona 4 universe. Persona 4 Arena is scheduled to release on Friday, 10th May 2013 and is said to feature over 30 hours of gameplay, spanning 12 individual story campaigns. It brings together characters from both Persona 3 and Persona 4 along with new ones.
Set after the events of Persona 4 and focusing on the sinister tournament the ‘P1 Grand Prix’ – Yu and the Investigation Team must enter the Midnight Channel to uncover the mystery behind the disappearance of his friends, Rise and Kanji. Meanwhile, Teddie seems to be acting very strangely, and a brand new character, the mysterious Labrys, has appeared. How are these events linked? And why is the Midnight Channel back on air?
In Persona 4 Arena, ATLUS have delivered a new, full-blown Persona experience, boasting a 30+ hour story that fans of the award-winning Persona 4 can enjoy by further exploring the much-loved characters from the RPG. More than just an after-thought, the Persona 4 Arena story is as engaging an experience as any of ATLUS’ world-class RPGS.
The trailer can be seen below.