I’ve been spending an insane amount of time playing Persona 4 Golden, as you’ve probably deduced from the state of this blog. In just under a month’s time, I’ve logged over a hundred hours and am on the cusp of the ending. So I figure it would be a good time to let out my inner fanboy and write about the new things I love about P4G. Before you read on, be warned that I’ll be discussing the new content, so there will be some minor spoilers.
As you might guess from the title, Persona 4 Arena is a fighting game spin-off of the Persona 4 RPG. 2012 has been the year of P4, beginning with an anime that premiered late 2011, and now closing out with two games: P4 The Golden and P4 Arena. I was able to spend some time with P4A, and while I’m far from mastering the game (or exploring all its content), I wanted to write about what this means to me as a Persona 4 fan and a fighting game fan.