Posts Tagged ‘atlus’

Persona 5 Announced for PS3; Coming Winter 2014

by Matt_Walklateon 25/11/2013
A sequel to Atlus’ cult hit Action RPG / Social Simulator series Shin Megami Tensei: Persona, has been announced by Atlus over the weekend for the PS3; showing that despite the launch of the PS4 this week, the old veteran will be going strong for a few more years.   Unsurprisingly, in typical teaser fashion, […]

SEGA purchases Atlus

by Stephen Breweron 19/09/2013
The developers of Persona are now working for Sega after they came to an agreement with Atlus‘ struggling parent company, Index Corporation to purchase the developer from them for a reported £88m. Sega registered an interest in acquiring Atlus when Index filed for bankruptcy back in June after filing for ‘government-managed rehabilitation’ to the tune […]

Games Developer Atlus To Be Sold Off

by Phil_Matthewson 21/07/2013
  Atlus, the developer responsible for the Persona series, Demon’s Souls and Catherine, has been put up for sale by its parent company, Index Corporation, which is currently facing stock market de-listing in Japan. Bids will be taken from next week and it is expected that several Japanese publishers could be interested. To me, Atlus […]

Persona 4 Arena Review – 9GPPs

by MrBoxChatteron 14/05/2013
Since its Japanese release back in 2008, Persona 4 has generally been revered as a modern classic and one of the best titles in the JRPG genre. In an effort to promote the game’s legacy, last year brought the arrival of Persona 4 Golden and Persona 4 Arena. The former was a portable remake (my […]

Persona 4 Golden Review – 10GPPs

by MrBoxChatteron 22/02/2013
 Straight To The Point: A perfect version of an already phenomenal game, Persona 4 Golden is an essential experience that will take over your life.   Originally a spin-off of larger RPG franchise Shin-Megami-Tensei, Japanese developer Atlus’ anime-styled Persona series has enjoyed a sharp increase in popularity in recent years. Born on PSX the series […]