After became an exclusive game on PlayStation Vita for more than seven years, finally Persona 4 Golden has been officially released on PC via Steam and attracted the attention of many gamers. After breaking the record as the top-selling non-mmo JRPG game that has ever existed on Steam and defeating Final Fantasy XV, this game has finally returned to impressive new achievements.
So through the latest announcement from the Atlus social media page, they confirmed that the PC version of Persona 4 Golden was played by more than 500,000 players. This achievement is indeed quite extraordinary, especially considering that the game has not entered a month since it was officially released on Steam. As a form of celebration, Shigenori Soejima who is a character designer for the Persona series created a new illustration that you can see below.
We're excited to announce that Persona 4 Golden has hit 500,000 players on PC! Thank you for all your support!
— Official ATLUS West (@Atlus_West) July 11, 2020
For those of you who are unfamiliar with the game, Persona 4 Golden is an enhanced version of the original game which was released on PlayStation 2 in 2008. Since it was officially released, Persona 4 Golden has gained recognition as one of the best JRPG games in the past decade. Aside from the tense, comedy, and mystery storyline, this game also offers a variety of unique and refreshing gameplay mechanisms.