Atlus formally revealed Persona 3 Reload through the Xbox Video games Showcase, confirming the remake of the 2007 PlayStation 2 RPG for subsequent yr. After all, “2007” is the key phrase as a result of Reload doesn’t embody any content material from Persona 3 FES or Persona 3 Transportable. You possibly can’t select Kotone Shiomi, the feminine protagonist, and even challenge instructions on to occasion members.
IGN spoke to producer Ryota Niitsuma and chief director Kazuhisa Wada about Reload, with the previous stating, “So first, I’d like to say that for the reason that fundamental idea of the Persona 3 remake was to remake the Persona 3, we don’t have the FES and Transportable contents included. We needed to actually genuinely work on recreating the Persona 3 expertise.”
Whereas the workforce couldn’t get into the main points but, Niitsuma stated, “We’ve remade mainly all the things from scratch as for Persona 3, the unique model. So we’ve got newly recorded voices, we’ve got new scenes and occasions. We even have each new and organized music. We’ll be sort of releasing that data, following all the things. So please sit up for that.”
After all, Atlus may remake or re-release Persona 3 FES. Persona 3 Transportable was re-released for Xbox One, Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, PC and Nintendo Swap final yr, in any case. Time will inform. As for Persona 3 Reload, the event workforce needs to replace the unique recreation to carry it as much as the “identical degree” as Persona 5.
“So the essential idea of recreating the Persona story was that we needed to maintain all the things from the unique model, however replace all the things to the fashionable day. So on the identical degree as Persona 5, mainly. So we’ve got the most recent graphics. We’ve up to date the system to the most recent usability… We’ve the voice strains in [both Japanese and English.] We even have the textual content obtainable in 13 languages. So you must be capable of have related experiences to that of Persona 5,” stated Wada.
Persona 3 Reload launches in early 2024 for Xbox One, Xbox Sequence X/S, PS4, PS5, Nintendo Swap and PC. It’s additionally out on day one for Sport Cross.