Persona 5 the Animation TV Specials

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Synonyms: Persona 5 the Animation (2018), Persona 5 the Animation: Stars and Ours, Persona 5 the Animation: Dark Sun...
Japanese: PERSONA5 the Animation (2018)


Type: Special
Episodes: 2
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 31, 2018 to Mar 23, 2019
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: CloverWorks
Source: Game
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy, SupernaturalSupernatural
Theme: SchoolSchool
Duration: 50 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.901 (scored by 1663016,630 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #44872
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3553
Members: 32,218
Favorites: 37

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In the wake of Ren Amamiya's apparent suicide, the other members of the Phantom Thieves are heartbroken and without purpose. As Sae Niijima rushes over to Cafe Leblanc, she brings the team a shocking revelation that spurs them to pull off one more spectacular heist. The hardened warriors of the metaverse make one last attempt to prove to the world that they fight for justice, and to bring down their teammate turned traitor, Gorou Akechi. Watch them closely, or they might just steal your heart.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Kananiwa, Kozue
Oohashi, Kazuki
Episode Director, Storyboard
Ezoe, Hitomi
Episode Director
Inaizumi, Lyn
Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Dark Sun..." by Lyn

Ending Theme

1: "Autonomy" by Lyn (eps 1)
2: "Hoshi to Bokura to (星と僕らと)" by Lyn (eps 2)

Mar 24, 2019
I hate that MAL updated this to include both OVAs because it means I need to delete my review and rewrite it. Anyway, thank you for upvoting my previous review to the top spot and I appreciate every single person that takes their time to read what I write.

So without further ado, hoy lads. Welcome back to the review. On today's episode, I promised to show you how to how to hack into the Pentagon whilst only using Futaba's social link.

It's the same shit as the 26 episode anime. It's an uninspired mess of a good game and it's truly just sad to watch. ...
Jan 1, 2019
HAHAHAHAHA IS THIS FUCKING *COMEDY*? BECAUSE IT SEEMS LIKE IT! Jesus, I was wrong to place my hope on Cloverworks.


But seriously, this was bad! Let me get started with the plot in this special episode. It adapts the 2nd to last arc, and guess what? Wait, no, you don't need to guess because the answer is clear, they handled it horribly, well, I mean the post credits scene is good, but the rest, nuh-uh. They gave no explanations and just rushed through it! And GUESS MORE WHAT? Joker is the only one that is important here, ...
Dec 30, 2018
For me the game is a masterpiece.
This one was just "good". The pacing was rushed which I was expecting and the animations were not consistent during the episode. Some segments felt like they had very good quality and some felt like average.
Glad they are sticking with the same scenarios as the game too and that they kept the finale for another special ep coming in march.
I recommend it for all persona 5 fans that already played the game, yea it won't be as iconic as the game but you will relive the memories that the game left in you.


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What comes next? *spoilers*
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What will this adapt?
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1 episode?
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