Persona 5 Royal Guts: How To Increase This Social Stat

Here are the best ways you can increase guts in Persona 5 Royal.

Guts is one of the 5 social stats in Persona 5 Royal, and it is also the one that you should increase. One of the reasons you might want to level it up is to unlock the Hanged Man. But leveling it up will come in handy in other ways as well. And the best part is increasing it is not that hard. So in this guide let us check how to increase Guts in Persona 5 Royal.

How to Increase Guts in Persona 5 Royal

persona 5 royal best ways to increase guts

There are plenty of things you can do to increase guts from watching movies to studying, and more. Many of these activities work only at specific times while others do not. So here are the best ways you can increase your guts in this game:

  • Study at the Library: This is an excellent way to increase your Guts. While you won’t always get this stat, you will still be leveling up your knowledge so you can consider it to be a win-win situation.
  • Watch TV & Play Games: After you buy a TV and a retro gaming console from Yumenoshima in Yongen-Jaya, you can watch movies and play games to increase your guts. Here are all the DVDs and games that you need to rent for it:
    • DVDs
      • Green
      • X Folders
      • The Running Dead
    • Games
      • Star Forneus
      • Power Intuition
  • Watching Movies: Watching a certain movie in a specific month can also help you gain guts.
    • Fight Kebab: January
    • Tanktop Millionaire: April
    • Like a Dragon: July
    • Pach Saw: November
    • Marry Christmess: December
  • Reading Books: Reading books is another simple yet  effective way to increase your guts in this game. You can borrow them from the school Library, here are the ones you should read for increasing guts:
    • Cry of Cthulu
    • The Gallant Rogue
    • Pirate Legend
    • The Hero with a Bow
    • Ghost Encounters
    • You can also buy Master Swordsman from the Nagiuri Bookstore.
  • Eating Certain Food: Surprise Sandwiches and Hot Coffee from the Shibuya Central Street diner are good sources of Guts. Other than that you can also take the Big Bang Burger Challenge. Here eat the following burgers for it:
    • Cosmic Tower Burger
    • Gravity Burger
    • Comet Burger
  • Interacting with Others: Interacting with certain NPCs can also help you increase your guts. These interactions include:
    • Hanging out with Takemi.
    • Telling maids to fix their mistakes in the Maid Cafe of Akihabara.
    • Talking to the “scary looking man” at the Shinjuku Crossroads bar.
  • Staying late in the bathhouse: As weird as this tip might sound, staying late in the bathhouse in Yongen-Jaya will also help increase your guts.

That covers this guide on the best ways you can increase your guts in Persona 5 Royal. If you are interested in this game, then you might also find our guide useful on how to get Lucifer.