UPDATE: Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds Pushed Back To August 12th In North America
5pb. have announced a last minute delay for their PS Vita beat ’em up, Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds. Originally scheduled for launch later today, the game will now be available on August 5th. The main game will run you $12/€10 while the Makise Kurisu DLC will cost $6/€5. The latter not only features a crossover from 5pb.’s Steins;Gate, it also bumps the level cap from 50 to 99.
Unfortunately, Phantom Breaker Battlegrounds Vita won't be out today because reasons. New date is 8/5. Apologies for the inconvenience.
— 5pb. Games USA (@5pbgamesUSA) July 29, 2014
Europe is still set to see the game tomorrow, though the Kurisu DLC has been pushed back to August 6th.
UPDATE: We got in touch with Strangely Compelling, the PR firm assisting in the western release of the game, and they’re now saying that Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds’ release in North America has been pushed back to August 12th. The game launched on schedule in Europe today.