Atlus have announced that Persona 4 Arena Ultimax will not be region locked for the US and will be available this fall for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Pre-orders and all first-run editions will include a collectible Teddie bop bag and Set #1 of the iconic Persona Tarot cards. Set #2 will be included with Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth. This follows the recent announcement that playable DLC character Tohru Adachi will be offered for free the first week after the game’s launch.
Atlus will also providing $1,000 and various Atlus merchandise as a total prize purse for an original Persona 4 Arena side tournament at EVO. The tournament will begin at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 11, with registration closing at 3 p.m.