Published on July 2nd, 2024 | by Adrian Gunning

Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2025

New Strategy RPG from Nippon Ichi Software featured in the June 2024 Nintendo Direct receives full announcement trailer

NIS America, Inc. is proud to announce Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero, coming to Nintendo Switch in 2025! Witness the tale of a girl and her bond with Phantoms unfold in this colorful Strategy RPG.

This release will feature both English and French text, with Japanese and English audio.

Watch the all-new multiplatform announcement trailer below, or by clicking here.

In Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero, the story follows Marona – a gifted young girl with the power to speak to Phantoms – as she traverses the ocean world of Ivoire, providing aid to those in need. When a fleet of ghost ships attack, it’s up to Marona and her new friend Apricot to assemble the legendary crew that once defeated these spectral foes.

Recruit Phantoms, bind them to objects, combine them with Gadgets, and even merge them with Marona herself to unleash show-stopping abilities and sink the Shipwreck Fleet!

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About Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero

Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero is an unconventional Strategy RPG that features free movement on a gridless map. Summon your Phantom squad members during battle by Confining their souls to objects on the map.

Phantoms can also Confire with special Gadget items for slow-moving but hard-hitting attacks. In addition, Marona can Confriend with Phantoms to transform her appearance and access show-stopping special attacks. How the battle unfolds is completely up to you!

Create characters from 51 different types of units and make the ultimate powerhouse through a combination of leveling up, finding rare items, and challenging randomized dungeons. There are endless possibilities for customization!

Title: Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero

Release: 2025

Platforms: Nintendo Switch™

Genre: Strategy RPG

Players: 1

Text Languages: English, French

Audio Languages: English, Japanese

Rating: ESRB: Rating Pending

Developer: Nippon Ichi Software, Inc.



About Nippon Ichi Software, Inc.


Nippon Ichi Software, Inc. is a Japanese video game developer and publisher founded in 1991. It is famous for its unique lineup of strategy RPGs, with titles such as Disgaea and Phantom Brave. Its mascot is the penguin-like Prinny, which first debuted in the Disgaea series.

About NIS America, Inc.

In 2003, NIS America, Inc. was established in Southern California as a subsidiary of NIppon Ichi Software, Inc., to bring exciting, one-of-a-kind Japanese culture to North America.

NIS America, Inc.’s team members devote themselves to the fans. Their respect for their fans is at the heart of everything they do. As an established entertainment publisher in the U.S., NIS America, Inc. is committed to continuous growth and improvement.

In keeping with its mission, NIS America, Inc. also publishes other popular Japanese games, like the highly anticipated The Legend of Heroes: Trails through Daybreak.

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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