No game has put so much thought process when it comes to relationships like Persona 5 and Persona 5 Royal. Each relationship that you have in the game has a meaning to it and accordingly will open up new cutscenes and bring additional content.
If you have been wondering if you can get a girlfriend for your character in Persona 5, this guide will answer that question with a list of all the girls you can date. Make sure that you read until the end to know how to woo someone in Persona 5 Royal.
Can You Get A Girlfriend In Persona 5 Royal
During the campaign of Persona 5 Royal, you will come across tons of characters that you might grow a soft corner towards, you can date people from your team of Phantom Thieves and other confidants that you meet in the game as well. There is no age restriction when it comes to having a relationship in Persona 5.
Here is the list of all the women you can have a relationship with, in Persona 5 Royal:
Ann Takamaki (Lovers Arcana)
Requirement: Level 2 Kindness
Frequent Location: Accessory Shop in Shibuya Underground Mall
Ann is embedded in the main storyline and you will meet her as you progress in Persona 5 Royal. This allows you to get a ton of time to spend with Ann in Persona 5 Royal, as soon as her social link is unlocked you are free to hang out with her after school. Find her and spend time, while striking up a conversation and flirting with her, when her confidant rank is high enough, you will get the chance to be in a relationship with Ann.
Makoto Niijima (Priestess Arcana)
Requirement: Level 3 Knowledge, Level 5 Charm
Frequent Location: School Library on the third floor
Like Ann, Makato too is a core part of the main storyline so you will eventually meet her during the course of the campaign, once her social link is unlocked you can hang out with her as much as you want. Spend time with Makato and when her confidant rank is high enough you will have the chance to be in a relationship with Makato.
Futaba Sakura (Hermit Arcana)
Requirement: Level 4 Kindness
Frequent Location: Outside Café Leblanc
Futuba too is an integral part of the Phantom Thieves and will eventually join your team as the storyline progresses, all you have to do is wait until her social link is unlocked and you can hang out with her. The best thing about Futuba is the fact that you do not have to go searching for her as she can be found outside Café Leblanc and once you have the required confidant ranking you can start a relationship with her.
Haru Okumura (Empress Arcana)
Requirement: Level 5 Proficiency
Frequent Location: Shoot Rooftop
Another member of your team, you will meet Haru as you progress in the main storyline of Persona 5 Royal. All you have to do is wait until her social link is unlocked and from then you can keep talking to her and hanging out, finding her is pretty easy as she can be found on the school rooftop during the day. Increase her confidant rank enough and you will get the chance to be in a relationship with Haru.
Tae Takemi (Death Arcana)
Requirement: Level 2 Guts, Level 4 Charm
Frequent Location: Takemi Medical Clinic
Tae isn’t a student but you will meet up with her in the main storyline as you progress, to woo her all you have to do is take part in her clinical trials a bunch of time and you will soon get the chance to have a relationship with Tae in Persona 5 Royal.
Sadayo Kawakami (Temperance Arcana)
Requirement: Level 3 Guts
Frequent Location: Use a payphone in Cafe Leblanc to call Kawakami at night.
Like all other potential girlfriend candidates noted above, you will meet Sadayo Kawakami as you progress in the main storyline, specifically after you investigate the maid service with Ryuji and Mishima. To woo her all you have to keep is keep calling Sadayo frequently from the payphone in Café Leblanc and you will get the chance to be in a relationship with her.
Hifumi Togo (Star Arcana)
Requirement: Level 3 Charm, Yusuke Kitagawa Confidant Rank > 2+
Frequent Location: Church at night
You will hear rumors about a shogi master player during the main storyline, you will need to go to the church during night time and accept her as your teacher. This will unlock her social link and after that, all you have to do is keep visiting her enough until you get the chance to be in a relationship with Hifumi.
Chihaya Mifune (Fortune Arcana)
Requirements: Purchase “Holy Stone”
Frequent Location: Shunjuku
As you progress in the main storyline, you will start hearing rumors about a fortune teller applying her trade in Shinjuku, to get into a relationship with her, you will need to go there and find Chihaya. Once you meet her, purchase the “Holy Stone”, it will cost you about 100,000 Yen. Make sure that you have enough money before visiting her. Once you have the stone, keep meeting her frequently and spend as much as time as possible until her confidant rank is high enough.
Ichiko Ohya (Devil Arcana)
Frequent Location: Bar in Shinjuku
You will meet Ichiko Ohya automatically in the main storyline, you do not have to venture out to go meet her specially, but after meeting her for the first time, keep meeting her frequently and you will get the chance to dater Ichiko once her confidant rank is high.
Kasumi Yoshizawa (Faith Arcana)
Type: Confidant, Teammate
Requirement: Reach Confidant Rank 5 before 18th November
Frequent Location: Kichijoji
You will meet Kasumi as the main storyline progresses, but this will be when you are much further down the storyline, Kasumi doesn’t appear early on in the game like the others. You will meet her for the first time when you spend the day in Kichijoji, you will only be able to raise her rank till 5 until November 18th, this is required or else you won’t be able to date her. Once you have this done, keep meeting her during the new semester and you will be able to raise her rank high enough to be in a relationship with her.
How To Have Multiple Girlfriends In Persona 5 Royal
It is possible to have as many girlfriends as you want in Persona 5 Royal, the game allows you enough time to make sure that you get to be in a relationship with each and every girl that you get as a confidant.
But be assured that there are consequences to every decision that you make in the game.
How To Break Up With Your Girlfriend In Persona 5 Royal
It is not possible to break up with any girl that you get into a relationship within Persona 5 Royal. Any relationship that you get into will last long and you will need to maintain that status.
Can You Have New Girlfriends In New Game+ In Persona 5 Royal
It is entirely up to you whom you want to date in Persona 5 Royal’s New Game+ mode. There aren’t any restrictions to whom you can or cannot date in this mode.
This answers all the questions you might have about whom to date in Persona 5 Royal. Make sure that you read other guides about Persona 5 Royal here.