PLAYISM is proud to announce that the new demo for Phantom Rose 2 Sapphire is now live on Steam Next Fest! This will be the first time players can get to experience the all-new “Mage” class that wasn’t present in the previous game. This demo will only be available for the duration of Steam Next Fest (Oct 9, 10am - Oct 16, 10am PT), simply download the demo via the store page to get a hands-on experience of what to expect in the full game!
Phantom Rose 2 is the deckbuilding roguelike by solo indie developer and artist makaroll that will be released on Steam on October 30, 2023.
About the Game
Phantom Rose 2 Sapphire is the long-awaited sequel to the popular Phantom Rose Scarlet. Just like its predecessor, Phantom Rose 2 adopts the unique draw-less card mechanic and instead relies on careful management of your deck’s cooldown in battle.
Take on the role of Aria, our new protagonist, and help her escape the phantom-infested Marion Magic Academy while trying to regain her lost memories.
Two Classes, Each with Unique Properties
In Phantom Rose 2, players get to choose between the Blade Class and the all-new Mage Class. The Blade Class offers a more straightforward gameplay, while the Mage Class introduces an added mechanic called “Arcana” for an added layer of strategic gameplay.
“Arcana” is a resource specific to the Mage Class that reduces as you play attack cards and replenishes when you play certain cards. Playing this class requires you to outmaneuver your opponent while maintaining a balance between offense and defense.
With each class also coming with its own unique set of cards, adapt your strategy according to your chosen class and deck for each playthrough.
- Build and manage your own deck through battle without relying on the luck of the draw
- 2 playable classes (Blade and Mage), each with their own unique sets of cards and mechanics
- Multiple modes: Adventure, Arcade, Custom
- Meet a cast of unique characters with different interaction options
- Bigger story with multiple endings to unlock
- Over 200 cards to collect
- Beautiful hand-drawn art by the developer himself
Protagonist of Phantom Rose 2 and student of the prestigious Marion Magic Academy. Wakes up without any of her previous memories in a classroom with the academy in a Phantom-infested state.
A mysterious cat that joins Aria throughout her journey to escape the Phantom-infested academy, Sylphy comes across as a hothead on the surface, but is very caring on the inside.
A lady shrouded in mystery that keeps her cards close to her chest and answers questions by not answering them.
Message from the Developer
||Hello, I'm makaroll, the developer and artist of Phantom Rose 2 Sapphire. My aim is to create an attractive single-player game that caters to both the fans of the previous title and newcomers trying it for the first time. With an improved gameplay content and an expanded storyline centered around the new protagonist Aria, I sincerely hope the game can become an endearing title in your game collection. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or a fresh enthusiast of the roguelike deckbuilding genre, please look forward to a new adventure. Thank you.
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■ Title: Phantom Rose 2 Sapphire
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■ Trailer: https://youtu.be/NjBYIPtPKmY
■ Developer: makaroll (Dev Twitter)
■ Publisher: PLAYISM
■ Platform: PC (Steam)
■ Release Date: October 30, 2023
■ MSRP: $19.99
■ Genre: Roguelike Deckbuilding Strategy
■ Supported Languages: English, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
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