Fans of the popular game series Persona have been abuzz with excitement following the alleged leak of gameplay footage from an unannounced Persona 3 remake.
The short clip, only a few seconds long, shows turn-based combat in action, featuring a character model of Yukari Takeba from the original Persona 3. The video was allegedly taken from an internal meeting held at Sega Japan in 2021 and has since been removed from the original uploader’s post. However, fans have saved the video and are scrutinizing every detail to judge its authenticity.
Although the video doesn’t reveal much, the animation of the combat and elaborate visual effects have led some to believe that this could be a genuine leak. Atlus and Sega are yet to comment on the matter, leaving fans to speculate about the possibility of a Persona 3 remake.
Persona 3 Remake: The Rumored Leaks and What They Mean for Fans
A user of the online gaming community (thanks to Twistedvoxel) Reset Era speculates that Atlus may want to release Persona 3 or another unknown game ahead of Persona 6 in order to capitalize on the success of the first two installments.
The same member also stated that both the Persona 3 remake and Persona 6 are well into development and were supposed to be revealed this summer. However, Atlus changed its plans, leading to the cancellation of the reveal schedule with planned events and the press.
The leaked footage appears to corroborate what another Reset Era member said earlier about the Persona 3 remake is similar to Persona 5 in terms of visuals and aesthetics, as well as quality-of-life additions. While these rumors are unconfirmed, they have sparked excitement among fans who are eagerly awaiting any official announcement from Atlus.
It’s worth noting that leaks and rumors are common in the gaming industry, and it’s essential to take them with a grain of salt until there is official confirmation from the developer or publisher. While the leaked footage may be genuine, it’s also possible that it could be an elaborate fake. Fans will have to wait for official news from Atlus or Sega to know for sure.
The alleged Persona 3 remake leaks have caused a stir among the fanbase, with rumors of the game being in development and close to release. While it’s exciting to speculate, it’s important to remember that nothing is confirmed yet, and we must wait for official news from the developers. Until then, fans can continue to analyze the leaked footage and hope for a Persona 3 remake announcement soon.