The story begins on a normal day when 18 Persona-users are at school when they hear a strange bell. Immediately they are transferred to another world where there are creatures called Shadows. There, they meet two more people, Zen and Rei, but they have amnesia. Together they look for memories for the two new members and find a way out of this world. Remaining familiar gameplay, participating in the game you will be monitored conversations, from which to understand more about the characters and develop the plot. When encountering enemies, you will fight by summoning Personas, they have the ability to attack enemies and heal allies. In addition, each character will own a separate Personas with different abilities. The game consists of two main areas: Yasogami High School (where you can recover and trade items) and mazes (where you will fight the Shadows).