Is Akechi in Persona 5 Strikers?

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Akechi is definitely a fan favourite in the Persona series.

We all felt the pain after his death in Persona 5.

Royal left us questioning if we would see him again.

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The question is, will he be in Persona 5 Strikers?

READ MORE: Is Persona 5 Strikers Good?

Is Akechi in Persona 5 Strikers?

Sadly, Akechi is not in Person 5 Strikers.

This is due to Strikers being the sequel to the original Persona 5 rather than Royal.

Meaning that Akechi died and won't be making an appearance.

In comparison, the Royal ending left hints that he may have survived.

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Anything that happened in Persona 5 Royal that didn't in the original is pretty much non-existent in Strikers.

So, it sucks but yes Akechi won't be in the latest Persona title.

Though there's always potential he could be added in a DLC like Kasumi might do too.

Read more on Kasumi in Persona 5 Strikers here.

Take the idea of Akechi coming to the game with a pinch of salt as it's unlikely.

If you're worried about playing Persona 5 Strikers in case it spoils anything from Persona 5, we've done some digging and can put your mind at ease here.