It is done ! By means of a tweet, the American subsidiary of Atlus has just announced that the fifth episode of the Shin Megami Tensei series (not to be confused with the exceptional Persona 5) has just reached the million copies sold worldwide. For the occasion, the official draftsman of the game fell from an exclusive sketch.


Between Shin Megami Tensei and Persona, difficult to navigate. To understand the link that unites the two licenses, here is a quick explanation. Originally, Shin Megami Tensei (SMT) is a series of Japanese role plays (J-RPG) started in 1992 on Super Nintendo. The game features young students facing demonic entities in turn around clashes. With its success, the saga then has been the subject of multiple spin-off: Devil Summoner, Digital Devil Saga, Devil Survival or Persona. The latter will have a resounding success and retain the attention of the attractive publisher. For a long time, Persona retained his main title Shin Megami Tensei before emanating with the episode that everyone knows: Persona 5. Today, Shin Megami Tensei and Persona are two separate entities.

a success that is not denied

Released at the end of last and exclusive to the Switch, Shin Megami Tensei V takes place in a post-apocalyptic Tokyo and takes the form of a classic J-RPG reminiscent of Shin Megami Tensei III Lore: Night. Seductive thanks to its immersive atmosphere, its unique gameplay and its universe, the game has just reached its millionth exemplary and the Character Designer Masayuji has taken the opportunity to highlight the performance by an owl illustration. The opportunity To hope, who knows, the arrival of Persona 5 Royal on Nintendo Switch?


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36 minutes ago

It’s deserved, the game is great!

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