Persona 5 Stone of Scone Guide
For the most part, Personas in Persona 5 are typically used for combat or fusion. However, there are also a rare set of Persona known as “treasure demons” that you will encounter from time to time. The Stone of Scone is a level 20 Fortune arcana Persona that cannot be fused. Like other treasure demons, capturing it for the first time will get you A Phantom Thief’s Trophy. What’s more, it offers triple xp when sacrificed. Named for the historic Stone of Scone upon which Scottish royalty were crowned, this treasure demon is relatively easy to capture: that is, if you can find one.
How to find the Stone of Scone
The Stone of Scone is most frequently found in Futuba’s Palace. Played in late July or early August, this is the fourth palace you will encounter. This treasure demon is also found in the Akzeriyyuth area of Mementos on rainy days.
You can find the Stone of Scone after the level 15 Empress Arcana Queen’s Necklace Persona, but before you discover the level 25 Priestess arcana Koh-i-Noor Persona.
It’s rare to encounter treasure demons. The good news: you can increase the odds of a random appearance from rare Persona like Stone of Scone through crafting! The random appearance rate of these rare creatures goes up with a Treasure Trap Infiltration Tool. To craft one, you will need:
- Silk Yarn x2
- Plant Balm x3
- Cork bark x1
How to capture the Stone of Scone
First and foremost, it is important to remember that you cannot acquire a persona above your level. As Stone of Scone is a level 20 persona, you must be at least level 20 to capture one.
Battling the Stone of Scone is fairly straightforward. This treasure demon is weak against curse effects. However, it is immune to all other forms of attack. That means you are sunk without any curse skills.
It’s important you don’t go overboard with your Curse powers, as stronger curses can 1-shot kill them! There’s nothing more frustrating than finally tracking down one of these guys only to kill it before you can acquire the Persona.
Your best bet is to use lower level Curses like Eiga. You can check beforehand if the curse will do tons of damage; any curse that will 1-shot the treasure demon is too powerful for that purpose.
The best way to guarantee capture is through getting a critical strike. In fact, you can guarantee a critical strike after you meet the Tower Confidant and gain a special ability to guarantees critical strikes. This special gun move will guarantee a takedown. If you don’t have this ability, there’s also a chance a skill like Miracle Punch will land a critical strike and allow you to capture the Stone of Scone.
Once you acquire the Stone of Scone, he offers the following skills:
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