Persona 4 Arena was released yesterday in Japan for PS3 and Xbox 360, with owners of the latter version reporting unexpected lag issues that hampered its online multiplayer modes. The game’s publisher Atlus has now acknowledged the issue on Persona 4 Arena’s official blog and stated that it is currently investigating the cause.
Atlus also stated that the lag issues are specific to the Xbox 360 version and encouraged players to follow the steps below in order to get the smoothest possible online experience while the problem persists:
- Select Custom Match from the game’s multiplayer menu
- Change the Communication Speed setting to “good line”
- Change the Area setting to “only the same area”
Persona 4 Arena will arrive in North America on August 7th while those of us in PAL territories are still awaiting a release date.