Atlus U.S.A. has announced it will publish Persona 3: Fes
, a previously Japan-only additional chapter to the 2007 RPG Persona 3
, on April 22nd, 2008.
adds an additional chapter and some 30 hours of gameplay to the game's story, following the characters of Persona 3
in the aftermath of the game's ending.
Atlus notes that Fes
is a stand-alone product that plays as a full game, and does not require the original Persona 3
to play. However, users can transfer certain save data, such as their Persona compendium, to be used in the new chapter.
Persona 3: Fes
will also contain an enhanced version of the original game that adds new personas and cutscenes, a weapon synthesis system, original quests and events, a hard difficulty mode, and the ability to change characters' clothes.