What character are you most excited to play as in P4A?

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#1 Posted by TheRealJpoe (159 posts) -

I've never been a huge fan of fighting games, but as a pretty big Persona fan I defiantly plan on getting deep into this game. So far there has been about 13 playable characters announced for Persona 4 Arena from both P3 & P4 (according to the site's wiki). I'm wondering what character you guys are most excited to play as? or if there's a character you think the game would be sorely missing?

Personally out of the announced characters I'm going for Akihiko Senpai. But I really hope they end up putting Yukari in.

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#2 Posted by Phatmac (5928 posts) -

I'll probably main Yosuke. Since most of you bombers will take Chie, I'll take the underdog. I like how fast he is and that's usually my preferred fighting style. He also wears headphones while fighting so that's pretty badass.

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#3 Posted by Cloudenvy (5891 posts) -

Yukari.

Oh wait. : (

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#4 Posted by FluxWaveZ (19834 posts) -

Elizabeth. She looks cool to play as, with her status effects and heavy reliance on her Persona. If not her, it's probably Shadow Labrys because she's the one main antagonist in the game and I tend to main the bad guys in competitive games.

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#5 Posted by Dagbiker (7025 posts) -

Naniko

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#6 Posted by metalsnakezero (2746 posts) -

My two hot robot ladies, Aigis and Labrys

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#7 Posted by Hailinel (25787 posts) -

Yukiko and Mitsuru.

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#8 Posted by SlightConfuse (3996 posts) -

Mitsuru and akahiko maybe a bit of labrys

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#9 Posted by Vorbis (2762 posts) -

Akihiko since Rise is obviously not playable.

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#10 Edited by BabyChooChoo (6232 posts) -

Chie. You ask this question as if there is anyone else worth playing as...

Chie Tier > almost Chie tier > thought about Chie tier > oops I misspelled 'Chie' tier > god tier

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#11 Posted by JeanLuc (3876 posts) -

From the gameplay I've seen Chie seems my style and Chie is awesome so its a win-win for me.

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#12 Posted by BigChief (513 posts) -

Totally playing as Naoto, she's awesome and her playstyle seems fun. Also probably Yu.

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#13 Posted by AxleStukov (119 posts) -

Junpei.

I mean obviously he'll be in it by the console release if Atlus knows what's good for them.

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#14 Posted by mscupcakes (631 posts) -

Charlie Tunoku fo' life.

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#15 Posted by Mesoian (1621 posts) -

Kanji. Folding chair mania.

Kind of wonder if they'll let you rename Yu in the home versions.

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#16 Posted by Ketchupp (684 posts) -

Whoever has the same voice actor if anyone...

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#17 Posted by PenguinDust (12975 posts) -

@Hailinel said:

Yukiko and Mitsuru.

These two since they were my romantic interests when I played the original games. Also, Mitsuru looks hawt.

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#18 Edited by ckeats (496 posts) -

Either Charlie or Aigis most likely.

Depends how the story mode plays out really. If it forces you to play one character all the time I'll probably stick with that, or if it jumps around from character to character, I'll play as the one I like the most out of that.

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#19 Posted by Rehtayne (131 posts) -

Probably Yukiko.

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#20 Posted by Hizang (9359 posts) -

Its a hard choice between Stylish Student and Umbrella Girls Friend.

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#21 Posted by Commisar123 (1904 posts) -

Well who plays like Ryu? Cuz that one. Also Chie because she appears to be a rush character.

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#22 Posted by RedRoach (1398 posts) -

@Hizang said:

Its a hard choice between Stylish Student and Umbrella Girls Friend.

How can you deny funky student?

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#23 Posted by MikeGosot (3236 posts) -

I'll main Kanji or Akihiko. If i do not main the guy who beats your teeth out with a chair, i'll main the guy who beats your teeth out with his fists.

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#24 Posted by ShaunK (1580 posts) -

Man hopefully Yukari is in it. Putting her, Akhiko, and Mitsuru covers all of the good characters in Persona 3. Either way I can't wait to get my hands on it. I love fighting games but haven't payed any of the ones by this company so I'm excited to get in.

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#25 Posted by TechHits (1483 posts) -

@Hizang said:

Its a hard choice between Stylish Student and Umbrella Girls Friend.

YES

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#26 Posted by pyrodactyl (3313 posts) -

that guy from persona 5...

Oh wait...

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#27 Posted by AlexanderSheen (5150 posts) -

Mitsuru and Naoto.

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#28 Posted by Soap_of_Death (97 posts) -

Kanji or Akihiko, I'm still undecided.

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#29 Posted by TheRealJpoe (159 posts) -

@Hizang said:

Its a hard choice between Stylish Student and Umbrella Girls Friend.

This is the correct answer.

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#30 Posted by Shirogane (3617 posts) -

@HardcoreScene08 said:

@Hizang said:

Its a hard choice between Stylish Student and Umbrella Girls Friend.

This is the correct answer.

What? Fox isn't the correct answer? Know what i have to say to that? Yip!

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#31 Posted by Make_Me_Mad (3227 posts) -

This isn't even a question. Kanji!

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#32 Edited by GingerBear (2 posts) -

CHIE!

Can't wait for this game! An arc fighter seems like the appropriate amount of crazy for a Persona game.

PS. anyone know why my icon has reverted and I'm back down to 1 post count?

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#33 Posted by sungahymn (1112 posts) -

@GingerBear: Seriously? Maybe you should ask Dave, Drew, or Alexis. That seems to be a problem.

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#34 Posted by lightsoda (554 posts) -

Is Yukari not going to be in the game? That is madness, why wouldn't she be. I refuse to believe.

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#35 Posted by AdmiralStupid (82 posts) -

Igor

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#36 Edited by iAmJohn (6203 posts) -

Aha! Is this our chance?

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#37 Posted by DonutFever (4000 posts) -

MC, Mitsuru, Elizabeth.

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#38 Posted by ArbitraryWater (14249 posts) -

Let's see, who was my best character in Blazblue? Oh, that's right. Lambda 11. Who else is a robot girl with fills the screen with projectiles?

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#39 Posted by Pepsiman (2782 posts) -

@ArbitraryWater: Charlie.

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#40 Posted by Turambar (7949 posts) -

Aigis and Aki.  Aki in a mother fucking cape.

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#41 Posted by drag (1212 posts) -

Aigis.

She's a robot.

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#42 Posted by Slay3r1583 (711 posts) -

Since those fuckers aren't including Dojima I guess whoever plays most like Jam.

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#43 Posted by ArbitraryWater (14249 posts) -

@Pepsiman: Bingo

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#44 Posted by AngelN7 (3001 posts) -

MC, he'll probably be the easiest to pick up if not then Naoto because she has a GUN!

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#45 Posted by InfiniteGeass (2150 posts) -

Yukiko, also known as the best Persona 4 girl.

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#46 Posted by Devoid (438 posts) -

Akihiko, hopefully. It'll probably be Yu instead, though.

I always want to play "boxer" types, but usually have a hell of a time actually getting in to do damage.

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#47 Posted by SilvarusLupus (313 posts) -

Naoto and Kanji. >.>

Chie looks fun as well.

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#48 Posted by Vade (399 posts) -

Akihiko seems like my type of guy. Your typical short range rushdown with fast limbs and dashes. Looks a lot like Zenia.

Then again if the game's more Blazblueish, Mitsuru all the way.

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#49 Posted by EvilKatarn (479 posts) -

Charlie or Aigis. Too bad they're not including Margaret or Igor.

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#50 Posted by bigwhiteyeti (52 posts) -

Akihiko Sanada, by default since he has a badass cape and I still prefer Persona 3... Unless they put Yukari in the console version of the game, in which case all bets are off.

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