Players engage in combat with the demons of unknown origin using both melee and ranged weapons, instead of only one type of weapon.
Primary dungeons are randomly generated, consisting mainly places a phantom thief would want to infiltrate, and will feature real-time gameplay elements such as platforms, stealth, and traps. The game also incorporates a new way to acquire new Personas, although exactly how has not yet been detailed.
The cooperation system will be similar to the Link Persona 3 and Persona 4 Social and involve building relationships with aid around the city to various advantages in battle.
The third trailer released during the Tokyo Game Show 2015 also teased a variety of minigames.
The SNS system seen in the trailer will PV03 players chatting with other characters using phone text messages. This will allow players to customize and extend their stories.
Players will be able to explore various locations in the greater Tokyo area, as seen in the trailers.