Persona 2: Innocent Sin Headed Stateside

Game publisher Atlus USA has announced that the only Shin Megami Tensei: Persona title to never before be released outside of Japan will finally be making its way to North America later this year.

Part of the RPG glory days, Persona 2: Innocent Sin is considered by many as the best title in the Persona series and RPG fans have long waited for a chance to find out for themselves. In the game, players will control a group of residents of Sumaru City when a rumor becomes reality and they are trust into a strange world where they will have to fight for survival as they work together and uncover the cause of the mysterious phenomena before it is too late.

Gamers can expect a few enhancements to the game when it releases later this year including remastered visuals and audio, a remixed musical score (with the option to switch between the remixed and original version), new quests, a new intro animation and a streamlined user interface. For more information about the game you can visit the official site and the new intro video can be seen below.

The game is expected to be available for the Sony PSP this Fall.