Mitsuru Kirijo in Persona 3 Portable

Mitsuru is a character in Persona 3 Portable (part of the Persona series), and appears as a playable character in Persona 3. She appears to have a very close relationship with the female protagonist, and their relationship is readable as homoerotic (Zaher, 2014). There is not an actual relationship option with this character however. LGBTQ content in this game series: Persona 2: Innocent Sin (1999): Tatsuya SuouJun Kurosu Persona 3 (2006): Unnamed Female Student; Unnamed Beautiful Lady Persona 3 Portable (2007): Elizabeth; Female ProtagonistAigisMitsuru Kirjo; Ryoji Mochizuki Persona 4 (2008): Kanji TatsumiNaoto ShiroganeChie SatonakaYukiko Amagi; Yosuke Hanamura Persona 5 (2016): Two Gay NPCs; Lala Escargot; Yusuke Kitagawa See also QRM’s entry for this game series. Citations: 
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  4. Zaher, T. (2014, September 18). Portrayal of LGBT Characters in Persona. Geeks Out.