Japanese publication Famitsu released its yearly database of New Year’s cards from a scope of the nation's developers/publishers. It allows companies the chance to convey fans for their enactment implicit the past year, tease upcoming projects, and share success stories of precocious released titles. In Atlus’ case, its message reveals that the precocious released Shin Megami Tensei V has performed precise good during its abbreviated lifespan while planting seeds for its adjacent title.
So far, implicit 800,000 copies of Shin Megami Tensei V person been sold. Atlus states this is simply a cumulative income number, implying integer income are accounted for. This makes SMT V the best-selling introduction successful the long-running bid contempt lone launching little than 2 months ago, shattering Shin Megami Tensei IV’s beingness income of 600,000+.
The steadfast has an eventful 2022 ahead, namely, celebrating Persona’s 25th anniversary. We already cognize that Persona 4 Arena Ultimax comes to modern platforms successful March, but Atlus teases different surprises are successful store. Lastly, Atlus states it has an unannounced task is successful the works.
Couple this quality with the upcoming Switch larboard of the well-received 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim, and Atlus is sitting beauteous heading into the caller year. Shin Megami Tensei V's occurrence is large to hear, though not wholly surprising. After all, it was 1 of our runner-ups for The Best RPG of 2021, which you tin work each astir here.