Persona 3: Reload Looks Like It’s Getting FES Expansion After All

Persona 3 Reload is seemingly getting the extra content material from Persona 3 FES in any case, with a datamine and finish of sport tease definitely suggesting as such.

As reported by PC Gamer, an merchandise solely obtained by beating the toughest problem of Persona 3 Reload — a remake of 2009’s Persona 3 that did not embody any content material from its expanded variations, FES and Portable — hints in direction of the previous’s epilogue being launched for it will definitely.

FES, just like Persona 4 Golden and Persona 5 Royal, added a bit of latest content material to Persona 3 headlined by the addition of The Answer, a roughly 30-hour epilogue. Persona 3 Reload doesn’t embody this content material as a result of developer Atlus “needed to essentially, genuinely work on recreating the Persona 3 expertise”, it mentioned on the time.

Dataminer ruinedsteg0 found six titles for downloadable content material hidden inside the recordsdata of Persona 3 Reload, and whereas this doesn’t suggest the content material is assured, it definitely suggests it is on the minds of the event workforce. While most of those are only for costume units, one is for “Episode Aigis / The Answer”.

This is backed up by the aforementioned merchandise. Beating the sport on Merciless grants gamers the Blue Envelope, which has the outline: “At the tip of an incredible trial, the reply illuminates my path.”

This comes regardless of Atlus saying the workforce has no plans for any such content material. “Currently, we aren’t contemplating a revision like with Persona 5 to Persona 5 Royal, which concerned vital modifications and additions to the unique title,” Persona Team manufacturing supervisor Kazuhisa Wada mentioned. “Fans can relaxation assured realizing that Persona 3 Reload gives a whole expertise.”

Persona 3 Reload arrived February 2 on PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Series X and S, and PC. A Nintendo Switch model hasn’t been introduced thus far, although Persona 3 Reload’s director Takuya Yamaguchi has mentioned it isn’t out of the query.

In our 9/10 assessment, IGN mentioned: “With a stellar visible overhaul and numerous small however impactful modifications, Persona 3 Reload tells a timeless story of tragedy and hope with sharp emotional sincerity.”

Ryan Dinsdale is an IGN freelance reporter. He’ll discuss The Witcher all day.

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