The protagonist of the video game "Persona 3" is a player-named teenage boy with dark blue hair and a light build. In the game, the character is a silent protagonist with a secretive nature. The protagonist is the only character that the player can directly control.

As of 2014, the protagonist has been given the name Makoto Yuki in the official "Persona 3" movie and the Nintendo 3DS game "Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth." In the portable version of "Persona 3," the player can also play the protagonist as a female. In the manga adaptation of the game, the protagonist is depicted as laid-back and passive.