Mobile is a platform that took off in a bit way in recent years and more major titles are landing on mobile devices. Publisher Gumi is releasing a game called “Phantom of the Kill” on iOS, Android and other unnamed platforms in the future.
Full Press Release Follows:
“Recently, Gumi Inc. announced that a demo of Phantom of the Kill, a Japanese strategy RPG, will be playable at Anime Expo 2015 as well as their latest mobile games for Android and iOS platforms, and other unannounced mobile games will be on display. Phantom of the Kill is a turn-based strategy game revolving around a group of assassins on a quest to recover their lost memories in a dangerous fantasy world. In this epic journey, magic and technology collide with demons and otherworldly beings. With globally renowned talent Mamoru Oshii (director of “Ghost in the Shell”) as Editorial Supervisor for the opening movie, Phantom of the Kill features intuitive “one thumb” controls, a huge array of character classes and weapons, beautiful graphics, and formidable challenges, Phantom of the Kill is a dazzling strategy RPG for players around the world. To date, Phantom of the Kill claims over 1,500,000 downloads and ranked number 1 in the Google Play Store in Japan!”
Having major talent like Mamoru Oshii on board for this project is interesting to hear and we will cover more on this title as news develops.