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Huge Phantom of the Kill Crossover with Madoka Magica Begins!

Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – January 26, 2017 (PST) – gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that the global version of Phantom of the Kill will hold a special crossover event with the hit anime franchise Puella Magi Madoka Magica. In this event, players will have access to limited-edition gear, units, and event stages with a completely original story that features characters straight from the anime and spans the three worlds of Phantom of the Kill, Madoka Magica, and a parallel dimension.

Puella Magi Madoka Magica Crossover Event Quest
Starting midnight on January 26, Puella Magi Madoka Magica Crossover stages will appear in Phantom of the Kill.

Sharing the common burden of a destiny to fight, the young heroines of Phantom of the Kill and Madoka Magica will unite in an original story that takes place in the complex interweaving of three different worlds. Combining the deep gameplay of Phantom of the Kill that you have grown to love with fully voiced cutscenes featuring your favorite characters from Madoka Magica, these event stages unmistakably bring the game to another level.

This is a must-see for both Phantom of the Kill players and the perfect opportunity to dive into the game for Madoka Magica fans!






Event Period
Midnight Jan 26 – 11:59 PM Mar 29 (PST)
See the in-game News section for details about the event. The event’s contents and period may change without prior notice.

2. A New Chapter
A new story unfolds, with encounters between the Killer Princesses and the Magical Girls that transcend time and space. Find out if the girls can fulfill their destiny to battle evil and save the world. Experience their criss-crossing memories, fates, and prayers in the following Event quests:

3. Exclusive Gear
Each time you clear a crossover stage, Madoka Magica-themed gear and recipes have a certain chance of dropping. By fusing them together, you can obtain gear for each character exclusive to this crossover. That gear can be enhanced even further through fusion, so try different combinations in order to obtain the most powerful weapons!

4. Exclusive Missions
Special Missions that feature 3-star Madoka and Homura in school uniforms as rewards will be available during the event period!

About Phantom of the Kill
“Phantom of the Kill” has over 3.5 million downloads in Japan, and has also won the Google Play 2015 Best Game award. This mobile tactical RPG game has been localized into English and released in 121 countries in the Google Play Store and 138 countries in the iOS App Store, mainly in North America and Europe.

The 3D battle will change dramatically with a flick of a finger. You can enjoy the dramatic story with the mysterious girls with their legendary weapons. The opening animation created by Mamoru Oshii is a must see!

Turn the tides of war with a swipe of your finger in this tactical role-playing game that combines strategy with drama!

Opening Animation Supervised by Mamoru Oshii
Under the editorial supervision of Mamoru Oshii, the world-famous director of Mobile Police Patlabor and Ghost in the Shell, we created a true anime experience and delivered it to you in-app for free. Dynamic cinematics surpass anything you’ve seen in animation before!

Strategize, Lead, and Attack Single-Handed
Easy to use touch controls– exactly what smartphone gamers have been waiting for. Get started in no time. Zero frustration…just fun!

Fight Your Way to Glory with Wild Units and Weapons
With over 50 unit classes and six weapon types, the possibilities truly are endless. Add dragoons, swordmasters, mages, gunners, and other units to your team, form the perfect party with insanely cool weapons, and then lead them to victory! Try your hand with axes, lances, swords, and other weapons at your disposal. How will you defeat your enemies?

Game Information

Title Phantom of the Kill
Genre Tactical RPG
Release Date May 18, 2016
Supported Devices Smartphones (excluding certain models)
Regions North America and Europe
Price Free-to- play with in-app purchases available
Copyright ©Fuji&gumi Games
Twitter @PhantomKillGame


About gumi Inc.
Founded in 2007, gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is a leading global mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan, with overseas operations in China, France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The company has proven success in launching titles worldwide, such as the widely popular role-playing games Brave Frontier and Phantom of the Kill. With ongoing publishing and development projects on various platforms, including iOS, Android, and more, gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IP.

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