Atlus throwing in $10,000 in prize money for Persona 4 Arena Ultimax at EVO 2015

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It's always nice to see game publishers have the backs of the fighting game community at major events like EVO, so Atlus decided to up things a bit.  For Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Atlus will be adding a $10,000 prize pool at EVO 2015.  Atlus will be having quite the presence at EVO this year with the P4AU prize pool, competitive Catherine (didn't know that was a competitive game), and demos of Persona 4: Dancing All Night.  For more info about EVO 2015 head on over to

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ATLUS is Raising the Stakes for Persona 4 Arena Ultimax Championships at EVO 2015

Irvine, Calif. - June 8, 2015 - As one of the official tournament selections for the 2015 EVO FightinG ChampIonships, Persona 4 Arena UlTimax will Get its tUrn in the spotlight. But now ATLUS is turning up the heat for competitors by aDding a $10,000 prize pool for the P4AU finals at EVO!


Ten. Thousand. Dollars.


ATLUS will also have a presence at EVO this year, with P4AU stations to practice on, competitive Catherine, demos of the upcoming Persona 4: Dancing All Night, and more! 


Wait, "why is ATLUS bringing a music game demo to EVO," you ask? Well, because the rhythm-based gameplay takes expert timing. To beat the demo on hard mode, you'll have to click the PS Vita's buttons as fast as lightning. It may seem a little frightening at first, but the funky Persona 4 crew from funky Yaso-Inaba are welcome familiar faces to get down with! Players can take a break from the intense fighting game competition and fall into a groove with Persona 4: Dancing All Night's remixes! 



For more information on the P4AU tournament at the EVO 2015 championships, please visit


The version of P4AU that will be used for the official competition is the CURRENT version of the PlayStation®3 console. 


Atlus U.S.A., Inc. has become known across the industry as a mark of high-quality, deeply immersive, uniquely Japanese video game experiences.  With award-winning titles that reach across a variety of genres and platforms, including the Shin Megami Tensei® and Persona® series of role-playing games, the ground-breaking action-adventure/puzzle game Catherine??, and the much-celebrated RPG Demon's Souls??, Atlus is committed to offering the highest standard in interactive entertainment experiences. 


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Persona 4 Arena Ultimax
Xbox 360®
Sept. 30, 2014
1-2, Online and Local

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