San Mateo, Calif.– August 13, 2010– The iPad ® sensation Knights of the Phantom Castle is now available for iPhone and iPod touch! Published by Hudson Entertainment, the North and South American subsidiary of HUDSON SOFT, Knights of the Phantom Castle brings medieval warfare to the innovative iPhone and iPod touch user interface. The game is now available on the iTunes App Store for $9.99.
Knights of the Phantom Castle lets users construct and conduct a unit of class-based knights with the objective of clearing over 50 stages set with various obstacles, treasures, and monsters. Knights of the Phantom Castle has gameplay specially designed for the Multi-Touch user interface and includes beautiful graphics in the style of classic 16-Bit games.
Same as the iPad version, Knights of the Phantom Castle takes place across 3 scenes: Camp, Combat Deployment, and Stage Battle. Camp is where users create a unit of knights to deploy in to a later battle. In Combat Deployment, users set the formation of the unit, while Stage Battle is when they fight. Knights are classed in 6 groups: Defender, Soldier, Assassin, Ranger, Mage and Healer. Each class has unique skills (shields, special fighting techniques, etc.) which hold the keys to successfully conquering the stages.
Knights of the Phantom Castle is available for $9.99 from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore.
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