Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds! Enjoy fast and frantic arcade-style beat 'em up gameplay with cute characters. Beat up hordes of weird enemies with awesome special attacks. Local co-op and PVP supported for up to 4 players!
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Release Date: Jan 23, 2015

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June 27

MAGES games at Anime Expo 2017 + Secret Announcement!?

Degica Games will be at Anime Expo at booth #4130. Make sure to stop by our booth!

Along with Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Steam Key Card and cool merch, we'll be showing of BULLET SOUL from our friends at MAGES. Come to experience this one of a kind shmup, and don't miss our special secret announcement!

・Location: LA Convention Center - Booth # 4130 *together with Degica Games
・Date: July 1st - July 4th

Caravan Score Attack and Merch!
We will be holding a Caravan Mode Contest on July 3rd from 10AM to 5PM. Join the score attack and compete for the highest score! The top four scorers will be announced at 5PM on the same day and will receive an exclusive "Bancho T-shirt"

Visit our booth and get a free original fan, stickers, postcards and other swag! We’ll also have Bullet Soul Steam Key Card + OST DLC sets available for an AX special price of $9.99!

This is all in addition to the CURRENT Caravan contest we have on Steam for the Summer Sale!

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June 5

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds v1.3.02: Simplified chinese and small fixes

We are happy to announce that Phantom Breaker Battle Grounds and all DLCs are now available in Simplfied Chimese.

Patch detail

  • Adding support for Simplified Chinese
  • Fix for the crash caused by unsupported character in player name (multiplayer lobby)
  • Various fixes for a better game stability
  • Rebalancing of combo

    Since the rebalancing can affect the score, new leaderboards have been created for this version.

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About This Game

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds is a 2D beat 'em up from Mages/5pb, the makers of Steins;Gate, Bullet Soul, and other great games. Choose a fighter and battle against the bizarre minions of the evil wizard Phantom. Enjoy classic beat 'em up gameplay with a fighting game twist. Dash through colorful Tokyo locales, strengthen your characters, team up with your friends, fight dragons and killer robots!

  • Story Mode - Enjoy a lighthearted story as you battle Phantom's minions across 8 stages inspired by famous Tokyo districts.

  • Arcade Mode - Challenge yourself to get the biggest combo, the highest score, or the fastest completion time.

  • Multiplayer - Easy to learn mechanics make playing with your friends a snap. Team up with your friends for the local co-op or online campaign, or go to the battlegrounds arena and fight a pitched PVP battle! Up to 4 players supported.

  • Customizable, Persistent Characters - 4 starting characters and 6 unlockable ones. Each character has a fully customizable stat and skill tree, and levels persist between all modes. Choose a favorite character and build them how you like! Every character has unique special attacks.

  • Retro Charm - Vibrant sprite graphics and a catchy chiptune-inspired soundtrack for the discerning retro gamer!

System Requirements

    • OS: Microsoft Windows Vista or newer
    • Processor: Intel Core i3 2.0 GHz or better
    • Memory: 3 GB RAM
    • Graphics: nVidia Geforce 210 or better
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectSound compatible
    • Additional Notes: XBox 360 compatible game controller strongly recommended
    • Additional Notes:
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