Atlus has just revealed that Persona 4 Arena is available beginning today for digital purchase via the PlayStation Network for PlayStation 3 for $29.99. An unprecedented collaboration between Atlus’ internal studio and genre masters Arc System Works, Persona 4 Arena represents the biggest, most noteworthy expansion of the esteemed series to date. Its gorgeous, hand-drawn, high definition 2D anime-style fighters and colorful, over-the-top special effects bring to life a roster of characters from the critically acclaimed, highly popular Persona 3 and Persona 4 role-playing games.
Brought to home consoles with a host of additional modes and content not available in the arcade version, including a Story mode in excess of 30 hours, as well as months of play-testing and refinement during the game’s run atop the Japanese arcade charts, Persona 4 Arena is the ultimate 2D anime-style fighter. Have you picked up Persona 4 Arena? If so, what do you think? If not, do you plan on getting it? Tell us what you think below.