Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective Returns in Summer 2023

    Legendary director Shu Takumi’s 2010 classic finally returns.

    Capcom announced Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective is back for a remastered release across Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and PC via Steam this summer. Currently, the original game is available now on the Nintendo DS system and mobile devices. 

    The long-awaited Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective will be available digitally in summer 2023 across all platforms. Further, the remaster includes 1080p/60 FPS performance, an optimized UI, expanded language support, new challenges, and an Extras menu. The Extras menu includes a collection of artwork alongside newly recorded and arranged tracks.

    Nintendo’s latest Nintendo Direct offered a look into the remaster with a new trailer. Additionally, Capcom fans can expect more details about Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective before the summer 2023 release. 

    Here’s an overview of the game via Capcom:


    Uncover the mysteries of the spirit world as Sissel, a brave phantom who has unexpectedly been stranded in the afterlife and has lost his memory. Throughout the game, players help Sissel solve the mystery behind his suspicious death by using his newfound supernatural abilities. Will players discover the truth before Sissel’s time runs out?

    Key Features
    • Availability on New Platforms: Players can experience Ghost Trick: Phantom Detectivelike never before on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC via Steam
    • Higher Quality Gameplay: Images and framerates are now adapted for 1080p/60fps visuals
    • Optimized UI Features: With new platforms comes compatibility for both controllers and touch screens (applicable only for platforms with built-in touch screen functionality)
    • Nine Languages (Three Brand New!): Now playable in nine languages, including English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Japanese, Korean (new), Simplified Chinese (new), and Traditional Chinese (new)
    • New Challenges: Newly added Trophies can be obtained by completing different levels of the game alongside new-to-console Ghost Puzzles
    • Fresh Music and Illustrations: Available in the Extras menu, players can now access a collection of newly recorded and arranged music tracks alongside unique illustrations
    Announcement Trailer

    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email:

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