Publisher Rocket Panda Games have acquired the Phantom Breaker IP from series developer Mages. The publisher aims to explore new ideas and develop the series for a worldwide audience.
El Segundo, Calif. – June 28, 2022 – Publisher Rocket Panda Games is delighted to announce that they have acquired the Phantom Breaker IP from developer MAGES., which includes the 2D fighting game series and side-scrolling beat-’em-up spin-off, “Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds”
Character/Weapon Design: @NachozArts | Illustration: ArtTeam K2
The long-running fighting game series created by MAGES. with designs by Hiro Suzuhira and music by Takeshi Abo has roots back to the PlayStation 2 era and spawned numerous core games, arcade versions, and pixel-brawling spin-off titles. Recently revitalized with the launch of Phantom Breaker: Omnia, Rocket Panda Games is excited to further explore new directions for the IP and is committed to maximizing the series’ potential for fans around the world.
Phantom Breaker characters re-imagined by @NachozArts
“Today marks the beginning of a new chapter in the Phantom Breaker franchise, and we couldn’t be more thrilled,” says M. Panda. “We go way back with SakariP (Producer) and have a great relationship with MAGES., and we’re super happy to carry on the torch for the series. The team’s got some great stuff in store that we can’t wait to share with everyone in due time.”
The latest game in the series, Phantom Breaker: Omnia, is available now for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC.