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Persona 5 Tactica

Atlus' Persona 5 Tactica drops the Phantom Thieves in a Medieval Europe-style world as they are dragged into an ongoing revolution by a mysterious figure. Rather than a traditional turn-based JRPG, the Persona 5 spin-off falls within the tactics genre.

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Persona 5 Tactica

PC , Xbox Series X , Xbox Series S , Xbox One , PS5 , PS4 , Switch
November 17, 2023
T For Teen Due To Blood, Language, Partial Nudity, Suggestive Themes, Use of Alcohol, Violence


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Comparing Persona 5 Tactica's Weapon Crafting to Destiny 2's

Weapon crafting is an increasingly popular feature in combat games, and Persona 5 Tactica's approach shares some shades with Destiny 2.

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Persona 5 Series Has Hit a Huge Sales Milestone

With the release of Persona 5 Tactica, Atlus' Persona 5 and its associated spin-offs have collectively hit a big sales milestone.

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Persona 5 Tactica Sets One Precedent That Persona 3 Reload Should Follow

Persona 5 Tactica's approach to DLC differs greatly from other entries in the franchise, and future Persona games should follow its example.

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Persona 5 Tactica: Best Party Compositions

Persona 5 Tactica allows three Phantom Thieves to team up for battles, and these party compositions are the best in the game.

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Persona 5 Tactica's Emphasis on Positioning Could Inform P6's Dungeon Design

Persona 5 Tactica's position-based strategy could be adapted into an aspect of the dungeons that players will find in Persona 6.

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Persona 5 Tactica: Strongest Playable Characters, Ranked

The playable characters of Persona 5 Tactica are not made equal. Here are the best, ranked.

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Persona 5 Tactica: Best Persona For The Early Game

In Persona 5 Tactica, these Persona stand as the best for players to use early on in the game.

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Persona 5 Tactica Lets Down Its Strategy Combat in One Regard

Persona 5 Tactica is a mostly solid strategy game, but its lack in a key area makes it a step back from some of the best games in the genre.

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Persona 5 Tactica: How to Beat Salmael

Salmael serves as the final boss and mastermind of Persona 5 Tactica's main story, aiming to enforce peace by eliminating all change and revolution.

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Persona 5 Tactica: Quest 13 Guide (Lavenza's First Trial)

Lavenza's First Trial is one of Persona 5 Tactica's final three quests and is required to unlock the ultimate skills of Joker, Morgana, and Makoto.

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How Persona 5 Tactica's Boss Design Could Inspire Persona 6

Although it is a spin-off of the larger series, Persona 5 Tactica includes some unique boss mechanics that should serve as inspiration for Persona 6.

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Atlus Says Persona 5 Tactica Isn't Cute Just Because

A top Persona 5 Tactica developer explains how there's a deeper reason behind the game's use of chibi graphics beyond just trying to be cute.

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Persona 5 Tactica Should Follow In The Footsteps of the Persona Dancing Games

The Persona 5 Dancing games started a tradition that Persona 5 Tactica could recreate in its own image should the developers so choose.

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Persona 5 Tactica Cleverly Rewards Players for Engaging With One Persona Storytelling Trope

Persona 5 Tactica rewards players for engaging in its plentiful side content rather than forcing it upon them in the main story.

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Persona 5 Tactica Party Member Tier List

Between the Phantom Thieves and their allies in the Rebel Corps, Persona 5 Tactica players have a wide cast to choose from, but not all are equal.

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One Velvet Room Feature in Persona 5 Tactica Could Be Testing the Waters for Persona 6

Persona 5 Tactica's Velvet Room has one distinction compared to previous incarnations that could be an inspiration for Persona 6.

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How Persona 5 Tactica's Toshiro Kasukabe Compares to P5 Strikers' Zenkichi Hasegawa

The Persona 5 spinoffs have two adult characters that join the Phantom Thieves, with Tactica's Toshiro and Strikers' Zenkichi sharing many parallels.

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6 Games To Play If You Like Persona 5 Tactica

These video games will scratch the same itch as Persona 5 Tactica, making them perfect for fans of the title.

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The Persona 5 Games' Early Antagonists Share an Interesting Common Theme

While the Persona 5 games share some common elements, one theme ties together each game's early villains and sets up the Phantom Thieves' motivations.

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Persona 5 Tactica: Quest 15 Guide (Lavenza's Third Trial)

Lavenza's Third Trial in Persona 5 Tactica is a deceptively tricky "defeat all enemies" map that requires players to position themselves carefully.

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