Persona 5 IMG1

Ever since Nintendo revealed Joker from Persona 5 would be added to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a playable DLC fighter, there have been ongoing rumours about the Persona series coming to the Switch. Atlus fueled speculation when it registered multiple domains last December and then confirmed the existence of Persona 5 R – also known as "P5R" – with a teaser trailer and official website launch in December.

In the latest development, a reliable leaker, who previously spoke about Persona 5 R ahead of its reveal, has taken to Twitter to reassure Persona fans a Switch release is happening. According to Mr. Ohya, who goes by the Twitter handle @JaridOhya, Atlus will release "Persona 5 S" on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 this fall:

He didn't stop there, though, suggesting all would be revealed before the month of May:

What do you think about this rumour? Do you think the latest entry in Persona's mainline series will appear on the Switch in the near future? Tell us below.