PS2 Strategy RPG Series Phantom Brave Is Making a Comeback on PS5, PS4 1

It’s been almost 20 years since strategy RPG series Phantom Brave debuted on the PS2 to largely critical acclaim. Now, after a multitude of remakes and re-releases, the series is finally set to get a sequel in the form of Phantom Brave: The Lost Hero on PS5 and PS4. It’s due out at some point in 2025.

The official blurb reveals: “Set sail to save the day in this grid-less tactical turn-based challenge from the creators of the Disgaea series. Join Marona – a a gifted young girl with the power to speak to Phantoms – and her loyal Phantom companion, Ash, as she traverses the ocean world of Ivoire, providing aid to those in need.”

The synopsis continues: “When a fleet of ghost pirates 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, even merge them with Marona herself to unleash show-stopping abilities and sink the Shipwreck Fleet. With over 50 characters and 300 skills to master, prepare for an unforgettable journey.”

You can check out the release’s debut trailer embedded above. Are you a fan of the original Phantom Brave, and will you be making time for its sequel? Let us know in the comments section below.