Rejoice for all Persona fans out there, because one of the best JRPG, Persona 3 FES, has came to PSN as a “PS2 Classic” last month. It cost you $ 9.99, it’s a real bargain, you can get this awesome JRPG for just $ 10.
Persona series is a spin off in Megami Tensei series, another great JRPG from ATLUS. Every series have their own original story. Persona 3 first came out in 2006, and in 2007 it re-released as Persona 3 FES with some additional content.
The story revolve around a boy who just return to the city ten years after the accident that killed both of his parents. He is introduced as a transfer student in Gekkoukan High School, then join a club called “SEES” (Special Extracurricular Execution Squad), from there he discovered the truth about pretty much everything, that accident ten years ago, the “Tartarus”, shadows etc.
Persona 3 FES combines the elements of standard JRPG and dating sims game. Each day goes by broken up into several periods such as “Morning”, “Afternoon” and “Evening”, with the Main Character going to school and then participating in selected activities during free time, chatting with friends to build up relationship so you can date her later. Or exploring the dungeon to farm experiences and follow the storyline.
With that said, it is a great JRPG, get it!