Unofficially unconfirmed information regarding Shin Megami Tensei V. Apparently, the date and further details of this promising project may have been leaked via the Japanese website.
It seems that it was updated ahead of schedule and listed the game for November 11, 2021. These details were also found before being removed shortly after from the official site:
The latest main title in the Shin Megami Tensei series! Since the first release of Shin Megami Tensei in 1992, the series has gained popularity for its dark world view, anarchic scenarios and original combat systems with demons and deities as allies.
Story / Character
The main character, a high school student leading a normal life, enters another world called “Da’ath”. The hero merges with a mysterious man and becomes a “Naobino”, a forbidden being, launching himself into a battle between gods and demons.
In the mysterious world “Da’ath”, where the desert is everywhere, various gods and demons are scattered, including demons as big as mountains and giant birds flying through the sky.
As you explore Da’ath, you will encounter over 200 demons.
In addition to the familiar demons, several demons newly drawn by Masayuki Doi, the character designer of this title, will also appear.
Da’ath, an untamed land, is under attack by powerful demons. The protagonist makes his way to seek the truth. Make use of various means to advance, such as increasing Naobino’s power and sometimes using the power of the demons themselves.
The end of the game can diverge in many ways, which future will you choose?
(At least in Japan)
Shin Megami Tensei V First Limited Edition “Forbidden Naobino box”.
The limited edition of Shin Megami Tensei V. This pack condenses the charm of the game, filled with a bunch of demons and music that embody Shin Megami Tensei V. It also includes an item resembling the hero Naobino, considered a “forbidden being” in the game.
Platform: Nintendo Switch
Release date: 11 November 2021
Players: 1 person
Standard Edition: ¥8,890 (¥9,878 incl. tax)
Limited Edition: ¥14,800 (¥16,280 incl. tax)
Digital version: 9,878 yen
Rated ZERO: C (15+)