Phantoms are the enemies of Jamaa. They are black creatures with eight tentacles, four on the body and four on the head. In the Training Grounds, Liza explains that a colored ring around a Phantom is what it can see. In the Adventures, if you or they go too close to you, you will lose a life. Phantoms can be trapped or defeated by Boom Seeds and Chomper Plants. Rumor says that they are ruled by a dark Phantom King. The Phantoms once took over Jamaa, until the Alphas defeated them.
It is said that Mira was sad, and then her tears which were caused of anger and sadness, caused the form of a Phantom. The Phantoms have made lots of different appearances throughout Jamaa, and there is also items sold of Phantoms, etc. Phantom Hat.