Persona 5 Main Character Name: Who is the Protagonist in Persona 5?

Persona 5's main character name is Ren Amamiya or Joker as people call him.
Persona 5's main character name is Ren Amamiya or Joker as people call him. / Photo courtesy of Atlus

Persona 5's main character name is Ren Amamiya or Joker as people call him. The player character is a silent protagonist, who is a high school student that moves to Tokyo after being expelled from his former school due to a false accusation of assault, later forming and being the leader of the Phantom Thieves.

Persona 5 Main Character Name: Who is the Protagonist in Persona 5?

Although Ren Amamiya is the main character there are plenty of other characters in the show, manga, and video game. Many of the game's characters represent the tarot's Major Arcana suit. The seven deadly sins also make a recurring appearance in the show.

Persona 5 Scramble Demo

For fans of the game, Persona 5 Scramble has a demo out, but it was only released in Japan. Luckily, that doesn’t matter for Nintendo Switch owners. All you have to do is create a Japanese account on the system which is separate from your normal account. Then you'll be able to download the demo.