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Aniplex USA Schedules ‘PERSONA5 the Animation’ Complete Blu-ray Set For September 2020

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Enter the metaverse with the phenomenal PERSONA5 the Animation series coming to Blu-ray!

SANTA MONICA, CA (JULY 4, 2020) – Aniplex of America is thrilled to announce the release of the PERSONA5 the Animation Complete Blu-ray Set on September 29, 2020. Fans will finally have a chance to own the electrifying anime adaptation of the best-selling JRPG series from developer ATLUS in a complete box set containing six Blu-ray discs with 26 episodes plus two supersized, special episodes: “Dark Sun…” and “Stars and Ours”.  The complete Blu-ray set also marks the release of the English dub, reuniting the immensely popular original cast members of the game. Also included are a stunning illustration card set, commercials, trailers, and textless versions of the show’s iconic opening and ending themes.

Produced by CloverWorks (THE PROMISED NEVERLAND, Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai) and directed by Masashi Ishihama (Garakowa -Restore the World-, From the New World ), this stylish series chronicles the supernatural adventures of a misfit group of students known as the “Phantom Thieves of Hearts.”

The series stars Jun Fukuyama (Wagnaria!!, Blue Exorcist) and Xander Mobus (Fate/Grand Order Absolute Demonic Front: Babylonia, Katsugeki TOUKEN RANBU) as protagonist Ren Amamiya, alongside Mamoru Miyano (DURARARA!!, The Millionaire Detective Balance: UNLIMITED) and Max Mittelman (ALDNOAH.ZERO, ERASED) as Ryuji Sakamoto, Nana Mizuki (Naruto Shippuden, VALVRAVE the Liberator) and Erika Harlacher (I want to eat your pancreas, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba) as Ann Takamaki, Ikue Otani (Pokemon, Detective Conan) and Cassandra Lee Morris (Fate/EXTRA Last Encore, Puella Magi Madoka Magica) as Morgana, Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama, March comes in like a lion) and Matt Mercer (Fate/Zero, Attack on Titan) as Yusuke Kitagawa, Rina Satoh (Gurren Lagann, Natsume Yujin-cho) and Cherami Leigh (Sword Art Online, Cells at Work!) as Makoto Niijima, Haruka Tomatsu (Sword Art Online, DARLING in the FRANXX) and Xanthe Huynh (March comes in like a lion, anohana -The Flower We Saw That Day-) as Haru Okumura, and Soichiro Hoshi (the Garden of SinnersSword Art Online) and Robbie Daymond (I want to eat your pancreasSailor Moon) as Goro Akechi.

About PERSONA5 the Animation:

Ren Amamiya is about to enter his second year of high school after transferring to Shujin Academy in Tokyo. A strange incident triggers the awakening of his Persona, and alongside his friends, he forms the “Phantom Thieves of Hearts” to change the hearts of corrupt adults by stealing the source of their distorted desires. Meanwhile, cases of psychotic breakdowns have been popping up one after another… Living their ordinary high school lives in Tokyo during the day, the group stalks the bustling metropolis of Tokyo as the Phantom Thieves by night.

It’s time for the curtains to rise on this grand, picaresque story!

For more information on PERSONA5 the Animation, visit: https://www.P5Ausa.com

PERSONA5 the Animation Complete Blu-ray Set:

< Disc Specs >

  • Spoken Languages: Japanese, English
  • Subtitles: English
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9 widescreen
  • Episodes: 26 episodes + 2 special episodes
  • Number of Discs: 6 Blu-ray Discs
  • Total Run Time: approx.  880min.
  • Rating: 13 UP


< Bonus Content >

  • Textless Opening & Endings
  • Commercials and Trailers
  • SP1 “Dark Sun…” Trailer
  • SP2 “Stars and Ours” Trailer

* Bonus content subject to change.

* Bonus content includes English subtitles.

< Bonus Materials & Package >

  • Illustration Card Set

Street Date: 9/29/2020
SKU #: AOA-10602
UPC: 816546022693
SRP: $398.98
Retail Price: $298.98 

STAFF

Original Work: “Persona 5” (ATLUS)

Original Concept: Katsura Hashino

Original Character Design: Shigenori Soejima

Original Demon Design: Kazuma Kaneko

Director: Masashi Ishihama

Series Composition: Shinichi Inotsume

Character Design: Tomomi Ishikawa

Sound Composer: Shoji Meguro

Produced by: CloverWorks

English Version Produced by Aniplex of America

In Association with PCB Productions

CAST (Japanese/English)

Ren Amamiya: Jun Fukuyama / Xander Mobus

Ryuji Sakamoto: Mamoru Miyano / Max Mittelman

Ann Takamaki: Nana Mizuki  / Erika Harlacher

Morgana: Ikue Otani / Cassandra Lee Morris

Yusuke Kitagawa: Tomokazu Sugita / Matt Mercer

Makoto Niijima: Rina Satoh / Cherami Leigh

Futaba Sakura: Aoi Yuki / Erica Lindbeck

Haru Okumura: Haruka Tomatsu / Xanthe Huynh

Goro Akechi: Soichiro Hoshi / Robbie Daymond

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