Persona 3 Reload: Bunkichi & Mitsuko Social Link Guide (Hierophant Arcana)

In Persona 3 Reload, you can hang out with an old couple called Bunkichi and Mitsuko. The two represent the Hierophant Arcana, and in this guide, we will go into detail about all dialogue choices in every Social Link event. 

All Bunkichi & Mitsuko (Hierophant) Social Link Dialogue Choices In Persona 3 Reload

Persona 3 Reload Hierophant Bunkichi

You can start the Hierophant Social Link on April 25, but you must bring the Persimmon Leaf from Gekkoukan High School. The tree is in the outdoor area beside the pathway connecting the main building and the gymnasium. Examine the tree to pick up the key item and give it to Bunkichi and Mitsuko at the Bookworms Bookstore in Iwotodai Strip Mall.

Rank 2

Bunkichi: What was your name again?

  • Tell him (+1)
  • Say nothing

Bunkichi: Someone gave them to me, but I have more than enough. Go ahead and take it.

  • Thank you. (+2)
  • I’m okay, thanks.

Bunkichi: We have so many. My wife and I would take forever to finish them all.

  • Accept the offer (Get Melon Bread x1)
  • Politely decline.

Bunkichi: He should be here helping customers… I’m sorry.

  • Boy?
  • No need to apologize.

Mitsuko: Oh my dear, he’s…

  • He’s what?
  • What’s this about?

Rank 3

Bunkichi: I don’t see it anywhere…

  • Looking for something? (+1)
  • Cleaning the store?

Bunkichi: I’m looking for my glasses – er, not my glasses – my wallet! I can’t seem to find it.

  • Best of luck.
  • Can I help? (+2)

Mitsuko: Why must you get into a car!? Do you want me to end up all alone?

  • What’s this about a car?
  • All alone?

Bunkichi: On his way home from work, he got into an accident… He was hit by a dump truck driver who was drunk on the job…

  • I’m sorry to hear that.
  • That’s terrible luck.

Rank 4

Bunkichi: My wife just left for Gekkoukan.

  • I should go too. (+2)
  • I’ll wait here.

Mitsuko: The… The… The tree…

  • What happened?
  • Tree?

Bunkichi: Do you know anything about this? 

  • No, I don’t.
  • I’m worried. (+1)

Rank 5

Bunkichi: We’ve been feeling a bit guilty for troubling you about the persimmon tree…

  • I wouldn’t worry about it. (+1)
  • What tree?

Bunkichi: Why now…? Why do they want to cut it down now?

  • Cheer up. (+1)
  • It’ll be okay. (+1)

Rank 6

Bunkichi: If we lose that tree… it would be like losing our son all over again.

  • You’re overthinking it.
  • Please don’t fight. (+2)

Bunkichi: Unfortunately, that just reminded my dear the pain we felt the day our son died…

  • Cheer up.
  • I’m sure it’ll be okay.

Rank 7

Bunkichi: Ah…

  • What happened? (+1)
  • Are you fighting again?

Bunkichi: They say the tree is a memorial to their former teacher… They don’t want it to be cut down.

  • The tree? A memorial?
  • That’s great. (+1)

Bunkichi: You must be the one who called on them for this, right?

  • No. (+1)
  • That’s right. (+1)
  • What are you talking about? (+1)

Rank 8

Bunkichi: Who do you think it was? Here’s a hint: “signature.”

  • A petitioner?
  • A fan of yours? (+1)

Bunkichi: He’s already gathered a number of signatures from students who were in our son’s class.

  • That’s great.
  • That’s amazing.

Bunkichi: I have to tell my son the good news!

  • Sure, let’s go. (+2)
  • Right now?

Rank 9

Bunkichi: What? Is that surprising? I’m actually quite the net surfer, you know!

  • What does the letter say? (+1)
  • Why a letter? (+1)

Bunkichi: Are you curious about the letter? Excited, perhaps? Even exhilarated.

  • Excited.
  • Exhilarated.

Rank 10 

Protagonist: Bunkichi-san is sleep-talking. Looks like he’s taking a nap…

  • Take a closer look.
  • Leave him alone.

Bunkichi: It’s the middle of the day, but I feel awfully sleepy.

  • What problem?
  • Why are you relieved?

Bunkichi: …I told them to cut the persimmon tree down.

  • But.. why? (+2)
  • Oh well.

Bunkichi: He was a teacher, after all!

  • Look at Bunkichi
  • Look at Mitsuko

That’s the end of our guide on all dialogue choices in Bunkichi and Mitsuko (Hierophant) Social Link. GameLuster has more P3R content you may want to read before leaving, such as Kenji Social Link guide!

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