Now unable to agree on how to use the keys, SEES determine that they must fight each other to decide. Megami Tensei Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. Thanks, [–][deleted] 17 points18 points19 points 6 years ago (1 child). Aigis reveals to the group that she will not be attending school next year. However, while celebrating their victory on November 4th, SEES realizes that the Dark Hour still remains. While the the girl's side is an interesting alternate take on the storyline, the actual canon, as far as the continuing Persona universe is concerned, is to my understanding limited to the boy's side. If you're eligible, please message the moderators. Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth: Playable Character 1. SEES falls into a period of depression; Mitsuru and Akihiko take the loss of Shinjiro hard, and Ken as well. I think they're intentionally avoiding giving him a canon name, seeing as his lobby avatar in Ultimax isn't named and the stage play gives him another new name. The amount of Lost drastically increases and Apathy Syndrome is everywhere. So if you didn't know, Persona 3 had an anime movie. He is introduced as a transfer student that has just moved into the Iwatodai Dormitory, but arrives late. Is the female protagonist of Persona 3 Portable non canon? The same goes for Akihiko, who they simply know as the captain of the boxing team, and Mitsuru, as student council president. Who is the best girl or boy? He is introduced as a transfer student that has just moved into the Iwatodai Dormitory, but arrives late (in the movie adaptation, it is revealed it was due to a suicidal subway train jumper). SEES' leader, Shuji Ikutsuki, informs them that if they defeat all twelve of the greater Shadows, then Tartarus and the Dark Hour would disappear forever. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Makoto_Yuki_%28Shin_Megami_Tensei:_Persona%29. For example. [–]punkbrad7 29 points30 points31 points 6 years ago (1 child), [–]MissArchades 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children). Due to the popularity of Persona 3, several related media releases followed. I've never been a fan of Minato Arisato because of the way it rhymes. Rendered by PID 4075 on r2-app-056d814da82db5a71 at 2020-12-24 01:57:37.062404+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: ES. All four movies were first released in theaters before later being released on Blu-Ray. The protagonist may opt to keep the party together or have each member explore the level, recovering any treasure found and fighting monsters individually. The stress isn't on the "to", so I don't mind / didn't even notice. I believe either one of the trailers or the opening for Persona Q refers to him as "Minato Arisako". This item: Persona - 3 The Movie #1 Spring Of Birth [Japan BD] ANSX-11105 by Noriaki Akitaya Blu-ray $75.44 Ships from and sold by samurai_media_JPN4US. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. My Persona 3 and 4 (and basically every megaten) protagonists share the same name. 1. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 4075 on r2-app-056d814da82db5a71 at 2020-12-24 01:57:37.062404+00:00 running 6abf2be country code: ES. 2, Midsummer Knight's Dream (2014), Persona 3 The Movie: No. However, the experiments went awry, allowing the Shadows to escape and assemble into twelve larger creatures. Always thought it was Minato Arisato (from the manga), but wikipedia calls him Makoto Yuki (from the anime) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Makoto_Yuki_%28Shin_Megami_Tensei:_Persona%29? I'm too used to Minato to ever call him Makoto. Remember your death.Persona 3 intro. Yukari, wants this alternative because she wants another chance to save the protagonist, which Mitsuru supports her on. Persona 3 follows a group of high school students trying to cope with, understand and accept death in a world surrounded by it, as well as find their own reasons for living. They lead normal lives, living in blissful ignorance, until the inevitable end of the world occurs and all of humanity dies. This is because the developers wanted the SEES members to feel as if they have a unique personality of their own, although this decision was met with criticism, leading to direct control being available in Persona 3 Portable. No real reason for Atlus to give him a name at this point if it's not going to be used. Persona 3 The Movie (劇場版「ペルソナ3」, Gekijō Ban Perusona 3, stylized as "P3 PERSONA3 THE MOVIE") is a Japanese animated film series based on the Persona 3 video game by Atlus.There are four films in the series, subtitled No. He reveals that the suppressors that Shinjiro was taking would inevitably kill him anyways, rendering Ken's plan for revenge moot. The events of The Answer begin on March 31, 2010, a few weeks after the end of The Journey. Finally beat Mem Aleph. The fans tend to refer to him more often as Minato, and I like that name better myself, but there is no canon name. The Abyss contains seven doors, the insides of which contain multi-floor dungeons, similar in design to Tartarus; it is in these areas that the game's combat takes place. I believe the latest form of release is "canon" until changed in another release with the games being the Ubercanon and never being truly usurped. In the movies, he's Makoto Yuki. At least it is for the protagonist, who dies at the game’s conclusion. It is here they learn of Metis' true origins: that she is a manifestation of a part of Aigis's personality. Set in 2009, Persona 3 begins with the protagonist returning to the city of Tatsumi Port Island ten years after his parents died from an accident. The subconscious will of mankind to despair and wish for death constantly rebirths a monster called Erebus that summons Nyx to destroy the world; Metis implies that Erebus's contact with Nyx is what caused the Fall (that was prevented by SEES). Takaya's followers begin distributing brochures and pamphlets about the impending apocalypse and Nyx's salvation. I prefer Makoto, but he'll always be Minato to some people regardless of what Atlus do now, haha. In battle, every combatant has base stats, HP and SP being of utmost importance; when a party member loses all of their HP, they are automatically knocked out of battle, and if the protagonist is knocked out, the game ends (though in the easy difficulty setting, one of 10 special items called Plumes of Dusk can be used to automatically fully revive the party when he is knocked down.) It's strange that they didn't in Q, but I guess it depends when they started having that idea and that it's a bit more fan-servicey than the other Persona games, but the fact they use that spoken name and give him personality in at least 2 games and 2 anime confirm it as canon for me, personally. Vocals by: Yumi Kawamura and Lotus Juice Lyrics by: Lotus Juice Music by: Tetsuya Kobayashi Persona 3 Portable Drama CD Volume 2 2. After breaking the time loop and exiting through the front door of the dorm with the Final Key, Metis, Aigis, and the rest of SEES are summoned to the Velvet Room, much to Igor's (pleasant) surprise. 13 comments. The fans tend to refer to him more often as Minato, and I like that name better myself, but there is no canon name. However, certain party members might be unavailable on certain days cannot tag along. Persona Q, Q2, P5D, P3D all happened but they were either dreams or only the Velvet Attendees remember because they have some odd semi-omniscience. Set in 2009, Persona 3 begins with the protagonist returning to the city of Tatsumi Port Island ten years after his parents died from an accident. Character limit in Q wouldn't allow it anyway, haha. A Graphic of Overall Persona Series Physical Game Sales in Japan for February 2020, Persona 20th Anniversary All Time Best Album, New Digital Devil Story: Goddess of Enchainment, Devil Summoner: Kuzunoha Raidou tai Shibito Ekishi, Giten Megami Tensei: Distant Flow ~EXILE~, Devil Survivor 2 The Animation: Cetus's Prequel, Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs. As much as people like to speculate, I don't see them returning to the P3 protagonist in another game like they did with P4Arena. The Dark Hour is a secret hour which only a select few with the "potential" are aware of; the rest "transmogrify" into coffins. They haven't said anything about Persona Q's legitimacy in respect to the Persona series canon, but it's already fully contradictory to the storylines of Persona 3 and Persona 4 themselves unless the ending involves mass amnesia. Persona 2 Protagonist Name. Throughout January, the mental condition of Tatsumi Port Island residents goes hectic. I can't seem to recall what the name is, but it rhymed in a way that didn't seem comfortable to read. [–]mitchjay 0 points1 point2 points 6 years ago (2 children). It's what they're using in the films which are official Atlus works (even if they don't do all the animation, etc) and are the latest things with him in it, so that's probably the closest you'll get. To fight the Shadows, each member of SEES is able to summon a Persona, a manifestation of their inner self. Persona 3 is the fourth game in the Persona series. Persona 3 The Movie: #1 Spring of Birth (劇場版「ペルソナ3」第1章, Gekijōban Perusona 3 Dai Ichi Shō) is a 2013 Japanese animated film and the first installment in a film series based on the Persona 3 video game by Atlus.Directed by Noriaki Akitaya and written by Jun Kumagai, it is based on the original story by Atlus and distributed by Aniplex. If Ryoji is spared, then the game continues into the month of January. I don't mind her but I think pushing a "canon" option in a game like Persona is silly. P4G came after P4A and they didn't use it. Previously I named him after myself, but I generally like to name characters based on their canon/official name. The protagonist discovers that he can summon multiple Personas into battle. Takaya Sakaki creates a religious cult centered around the coming of Nyx and the Fall as a salvation, with himself as the high priest and Jin spreading rumors around the network. Try to avoid spoiling anything with the submission title itself, since that isn't hidden on the front page and some other places. 1. Persona 3 The Movie: #3 Falling Down (劇場版「ペルソナ3」第3章, Gekijōban Perusona 3 Dai San Shō) is a 2015 Japanese animated film and the third installment in a film series based on the Persona 3 video game by Atlus.It is based on the original story by Atlus and distributed by Aniplex.The film is directed by Keitaro Motonaga and written by Jun Kumagai. Two years earlier, Shinjiro had accidentally caused the death of Ken's mother when his Persona went berserk while on a SEES mission. Or is likely that the P3 mc will always remain simply as a nameable protagonist? [–]Goro is a good boyKir-chan 0 points1 point2 points 6 years ago (0 children). By combining the keys, they would be able to end the time skip and leave the dorm. On December 30th, after recovering from her injuries after fighting Ryoji, Aigis returns to SEES. The school year has ended, and the dorm is to be closed down soon. Specific skills that can revive allies can also be obtained later as certain Personas level up. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit. Movie review time! Each is affiliated with one of the twelve Major Arcana. (See also: Status Changes in Persona 3.). 1, Spring of Birth (2013), No. Movie 1: Spring of Birth. SEES summons Personas using gun-shaped items called Evokers by shooting themselves in the head, an action reminiscent of suicide. If he had a canon name, they'd just use it. For more non-game releases, see the wiki. I prefer the name Makoto whenever I need to assign a name to him, but there really is no canon name. Other levels contain mini-bosses that must be defeated in order to progress; these levels also feature a fixed teleport point that allows the group to travel to any other similar teleport point that has been previously accessed, thus allowing to skip blocks when returning to Tartarus. Ikutsuki falls to his death (it is ambiguous if it was an intentional suicide or him being unwary that there's no footing behind him). Spring of birth. Takaya then prepares to shoot Ken as well, citing the boy's intentions to take his own life when his revenge was done as excuse enough. In the games, which are what's actually canon, he is a nameable protagonist with no default name. Persona 3 / FES / Portable: Protagonist (Male), Boss (The Answer) 1. The protagonist must try to balance high school life while trying to prevent the impending apocalypse that threatens to kill all life on the planet. SEES realizes that the wishes that created Erebus also came from them, and so they fight it, and are able to defeat it. Persona canon goes Persona 1 Persona 2 Innocent Sin Persona 2 Eternal Punishment Persona 3 Shadow Cry (Spinoff prequel novel starring Strega and Shinjiro) Persona 3 P3FES's The Answer epilogue Persona 4 The Magician (Spinoff prequel manga starring Yosuke) Persona 4 Persona 4 Arena Persona 4 Climax Persona 4 Golden Epilogue Persona 4: Dancing All Night The 3DS game is a non canon … Best answer, people should just stop with this canon pairing thing and just embrace the fact that P5 protag will follow his path. [–]mitchjay 0 points1 point2 points 6 years ago (0 children). (self.Megaten), I am replaying P3 Portable and trying to decide on what to name the mc. SEES meets Ryoji, who tells them he is the "Appriser" who has been born from the union of the twelve Shadows. Igor also encourages the protagonist to meet people and form bonds with them, which are known as Social Links. Now that I have P3P, I decided to name him Sakuya Shiomi (what he's named in the stage play), mostly because the FeMC's also in the play, and she has a name too. This final sacrifice later wins Ken's respect and inspires Akihiko's resolve. [–]ChaoticPride 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children). How do you figure? On November 3rd, SEES fight Takaya and Jin, and they supposedly kill themselves by falling off the Moonlight Bridge. Each day goes by, broken up into several periods such as "Morning," "Afternoon" and "Evening," with the protagonist going to school and then participating in selected activities during free time. I don't think so, myself. But as long as the P3 Protagonist only appears in RPGs where you can name him, or stories like P4A or The Answer where he doesn't have enough of a presence to require a name, they'll never have to worry about that. They foreshadowed Chidori in the very first movie. As such, keeping the protagonist alive is one of the highest priorities. According to Igor, the power of his Social Links will determine his potential in combat. Most floors of Tartarus are randomly generated in a rogue-like manner, with a random distribution of treasure and wandering Shadows, but each includes a stairway to the next floor and many also include a one-way only teleport point that allows them to escape back to the first floor. The protagonist, Yukari and Junpei also enjoy their times singing karaoke, albeit not realizing it might be their final. On November 22nd, Fuuka senses a Strega member outside Tartarus: Chidori. In the manga, he's Minato Arisato. Once submitted, click "flair" under the submission and select the relevant game. Here are the demons I used. Ryoji also reveals that a decade ago, he was defeated by Aigis on the Moonlight Bridge and he has been dormant in a child (the protagonist) - this was also how the protagonist's parents died. It's what people are most likely to refer to him as rather than 'P4 Hero', 'Souji Seta' (which I rarely see anymore) and '???'. Like how Tidus is a canon name in Final Fantasy X but you can still change it in the game, but it's undeniably his canon name. This version is available on the PlayStation Store for PlayStation 3. It would make sense to move to his "official" name. [–]Hee-ho at the casino!Snareface 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (0 children), Personally, I think it would be Yuki (as per the movies) as it is comparatively similar to Yu. Which seems more official or just sounds better? [–]Todzik 0 points1 point2 points 6 years ago (1 child). There is no canon name. [–]Pharaoh_Fiasco -1 points0 points1 point 6 years ago (3 children). and join one of thousands of communities. 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