Persona 5 Confidant Guide: Temperance (Sadayo Kawakami)

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*Values highlighted in red are optimal choices.


Rank Ability Description
1 Slack Off Allows you to perform various activities in Kawakami’s class.
3 Housekeeping Allows you to request Kawakami to make coffee or do laundry for you.
5 Slack Off Allows you to perform various activities in Kawakami’s class.
7 Super Housekeeping Allows you to request Kawakami to make curry or infiltration tools for you.
MAX Special Massage Request a massage after going into the Metaverse, letting you go out at night.

Rank 1

How to Unlock: After completing the second dungeon, you will receive a scene a couple days later with Yuuki and Ryuji regarding a maid call-service. You will be able to do this at night by talking to Yuuki in Shibuya. After this nighttime event, approach Kawakami at school the next day where she’s getting an ear full from Ms. Chouno. Help her out of this situation and she will give you a number to call at night from the phone at the Leblanc Cafe that will begin the Temperance storyline.

Rank 2

Response 1 It does. +2 I feel nothing. +0 I’ll tell your boss. +0
Response 2 I can’t say I wasn’t… +0 Absolutely not! +2 What kind of weird things? +0
Response 3 You need money? +0 What’s it for? +0
Response 4 Are you scolding me? +0 This is all for you. +0 I requested you. +0

Rank 3

Response 1 Yeah, they do. +2 Do some real cooking. +2 Can I have a different maid. +0
Response 2 I was curious. +0 So I could slack off in class. +0 I wanted to see you. +0
Response 3 Your sister’s bills, right? +0 I’ll request you more often. +3 You’re really blunt. +0
Response 4 You have it rough. +0 Are they expensive? +0 Don’t overdo it. +0

Rank 4

Response 1 That would be great. +0 What are you scheming? +0
Response 2 How rude. +2 No surprise there. +0 How old ARE you? +0
Response 3 Yes, you do. +2 You’re pushing it. +0 You need to love yourself. +3
Response 4 I already knew that. +0 Why did you lie to me? +0 You’re a bad teacher. +0

Rank 5

Response 1 It’s fun. +2 I want to know more. +0 Who’s the Master here? +2
Response 2 How Terrible… +2 It was inevitable. +0 So, did you stop? +2
Response 3 It’s not your fault. +0 It was bad luck. +0 It’s no one’s fault. +0
Response 4 You OK with that? +0 Guardians, huh… +0
Response 5 It’s too late now. +0 What about our deal? +0 I want see you again. +0

Rank 6

Response 1 You just got here. +0 Want to rest a bit? +2 Give me back my money. +0
Response 2 Are you all right? +3 Have you see a doctor? +2 You should go home. +3
Response 3 Are you OK? +0 Don’t overdo it. +0

Rank 7

Response 1 Don’t strain yourself. +2 Don’t lie. +0 Don’t pay them. +3
Response 2 Sister company? +0 Can you make a lot there? +0 Think this through more. +3
Response 3 That’s the wrong choice. +0 Isn’t there another way? +0 Just rest for now. +0

Rank 8

Response 1 That’s the wrong decision. +0 Please reconsider. +0 Is this really what you want? +3
Response 2 You’re running away. +2 If that’s what you decided. +3 I need my teacher. +0
Response 3 Try to remember +0 That’s your answer. +0 Take a look at yourself. +0
Response 4 Are you going to give up? +0 Mistakes can be fixed. +0
Response 5 Be confident in your answer. +3 That’s the right choice. +3 You’re asking a student? +3
Response 6 I want to protect you. +3 That’s reassuring. +3

Rank 8.5

Response 1 We’re talking here. +0 You know it, lady. +0
Response 2 You can’t give up. +0 But you were so determined. +0
Response 3 What are their names again? +0 I need their names. +0

Rank 9

Response 1 Nonsense. +3 You may be right. +0 Aren’t you old already…? +0
Response 2 What a bummer. +3 Thank you for your service. +3
Response 3 Not really. +2 END I want to keep seeing you. +2 (ROMANCE)
Response 4 Got it. +2 END I mean what I say. +0 (ROMANCE)
Response 5 I’m a master; you’re a maid. +0 I’m a man; you’re a woman. +0 (ROMANCE)

Rank MAX

Response 1 …Really? +0 I see. +0 That’s too bad… +0
Response 2 It doesn’t matter. +0 That’s the best part. +0
Response 3 We won’t get caught. +0 Don’t worry about it. +0 You’re so responsible. +0
Response 4 What are you talking about? +0 When did you realize? +0
Response 5 You got me. +0 You have no proof. +0 …So what if I am? +0
Response 6 That sounds promising. +3 I’ll make sure of it. +3
Response 7 I want to rely on you. +3 I want you to rely on me. +3

  • Tiago Godinho

    Thank you for this guide! Persona 5 really is amazing,

  • NoireSonata

    In Rank 3 Response 1 it only gave me one point even when I had a Temp persona.

  • Wynlorn

    Just a little correction for Kawakami, her Rank 5 ability is “Free Time” and you “Gain free time in other teachers’ classes with Kawakami’s help”. Thanks for the great guide!