Shin Megami Tensei: Liberation Dx2 is the first Atlus game to be developed and published by Sega ever since it subsidized Atlus, however, the latter is overseeing the lore of the game. It was shown during the 2017 Tokyo Game Show with a special VR presentation in the Sega booth. The game was initially released in Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau, but will be released in other countries over time. An augmented reality mode was added after the game's launch.
The player is a member of the secret Liberators organization in Akihabara and becomes involved in a conflict between Devil Downloaders (Dx2). The Liberators opposes another Devil Downloader faction known as the Acolytes who serve a being called Vanitas.
- Protagonist: The player may choose to be male or female. The player is roped into the Devil Downloaders conflict when the Liberator app appears on their smartphone.
- Taro Fuse: Also known as Megakin, he is the leader of the Liberators. He coordinates plans and information using the Megatube social media platform.
- Rika Ryuzouji: Also known as Templar Dragon. A trigger-happy high school student who works alongside the protagonist and Megakin while fighting demons.
- Shiang Sun: Also known as Chalk Eater. A Chinese foreign exchange student who helps the Liberators by hacking and gathering information online.
- Shiori Koden: Also known as Shionyan, an unpopular underground idol who looks down on her fans. She graduated from MIT at a young age and has a very high I.Q.
- Jeng Yun Tsai: Also known as Kangaroo Boxer, a martial artist from Taiwan. Draws a lot of influences from action manga, which he also used to study Japanese.
- Ririn Ueda: Also known as Eileen, a female high school student who likes anime and cosplay. She works part-time at a swimsuit cafe and dreams of being rich.
- Gakuto Inoue: Also known as Meatball. A former mercenary with a military background and also a big fan of Shionyan.
- Vagit Chukov: A Russian priest who runs the Church of False Gods.
Players can select the gender of the player character and explore 3D dungeons with a team of four demons. The game features demon negotiation, fusion and a skill inheritance system with a training element original to the game.
Shin Megami Tensei: Liberation Dx2
|Playable||Protagonist - Taro Fuse - Rika Ryuzouji - Shiang Sun - Ririn Ueda - Shiori Kouden - Jeng Yun Tsai - Gakuto Inoue|
|Non-Playable||Shimono - Lefty - Hayate - Joshua Hawk - Jabo Kakuryuu - Einherjar|
|Terms||Liberators - Acolytes - Macca - Magnetite - Moon Phase System - Demon - Fusion - Archetype - Reincarnation|
|Lists||Demons - Skills - Items - Status Changes|