In a thrilling turn of events for fans of the Persona series, the highly anticipated remake of the beloved Persona 3, known as Persona 3 Reload, is set to be a day 1 release on Xbox Game Pass. Scheduled to launch on February 2, 2024, this news is a delightful surprise for Xbox and PC players eager to dive into this classic JRPG experience.
Persona 3 Reload: A remake of a classic
Persona 3, originally released in 2006 for the PlayStation 2, holds a special place in the hearts of fans as it introduced innovative gameplay mechanics that have since become iconic within the Persona franchise.
The game introduced the concept of “social links” and the calendar system, both cherished and emulated in subsequent titles. Now, with Persona 3 Reload, fans can look forward to experiencing this classic in a new light.
Xbox Game Pass welcomes Persona 3 Reload
The exciting news for Xbox and PC players is that Persona 3 Reload will be available on Xbox Game Pass right from its launch date. This means that subscribers to Microsoft’s game streaming service can jump into the world of Persona 3 on February 2, 2024, without any additional purchase necessary. It’s a great opportunity for those who may have missed the original release to explore this JRPG gem.
A welcome addition to Game Pass
Persona 3 Reload joins the ranks of other Persona titles that have found their way onto Xbox Game Pass. Notably, Persona 5 Tactica, a recent spin-off of Persona 5, is already available on the service, offering fans another exciting avenue to explore the Persona universe.
However, it’s worth noting that Persona 4 Golden and Persona 3 Portable were previously part of Game Pass but were removed before the release of Persona 3 Reload. Whether these titles will return to the service remains uncertain, leaving fans to hope for their eventual reappearance.