Two Touhou Project Games Coming Westward Next February

Monday, October 10th, 2016

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NIS America have announced that the Aqua Style-developed Touhou games, Touhou Genso Wanderer and Touhou Double Focus, will be releasing in North America on Feburary 7th and in Europe on Feburary 10th next year.

Touhou Genso Wanderer will be releasing physically and digitally for PS4 in both North America and Europe, and digitally only for the PS Vita in both territories. Additionally, all launch copies of Touhou Genso Wanderer will include Touhou Double Focus for free in both territories, however the US version will be a physical disc while EU is a download code.

Furthermore, NIS America is offering a PS4-exclusive limited edition for both games. On their website, customers can grab a limited edition that contains the following for $79.99 (with the below list via NISA):

  •  Collector’s Box
  •  Touhou Genso Wanderer Game for PS4™ (Physical Disc)
  •  Touhou Double Focus Game for PS4™ (Physical Disc)
  • 90-Track, 4-Disc Touhou Genso Wanderer OST
  • 26-Track, 2-Disc Touhou Double Focus OST
  • Full-color, 68-Page Hardcover Touhou Genso Wanderer Art Book
  • Full-color, 16-Page Softcover Touhou Double Focus Art Book
  •  Acrylic Standee (6.5″ x 3″ x 2″)
  •  Reversible cover

Here is an image of the contents:

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And finally, here is the press release, via NIS America:


Santa Ana, Calif. (October 10, 2016) – NIS America is happy to announce our partnership with AQUA STYLE to bring Touhou Genso Wanderer and Touhou Double Focus to North America on February 7, 2017 and Europe on February 10, 2017! Touhou Genso Wanderer will be available on PS4 (physical and digital) and PS Vita (digital-only). As an added bonus, all physical PS4 copies of Touhou Genso Wanderer at launch will include a free copy of the 2D platformer Touhou Double Focus (while supplies last)!

North American PS4 Physical Standard Edition Includes:

– Touhou Genso Wanderer for PS4
– Touhou Double Focus for PS4
– Reversible cover
– Mini art-book

European PS4 Physical Standard Edition Includes:

– Touhou Genso Wanderer for PS4
– Touhou Double Focus for PS4 (via digital voucher code)
– Reversible cover
– Mini art-book

About Touhou Genso Wanderer:

Touhou Genso Wanderer is a roguelike RPG set within the expansive Touhou Project which invites the player to play as Reimu, the Hakurei Shrine Maiden, to investigate the latest incident to take place in the world of Gensokyo. Along the way, you’ll encounter a variety of characters from the Touhou Project universe, discover mountains of loot—each piece of which is valuable thanks to the game’s item fusion system—and test your mettle with your favorite Touhou girl in tow as your adventuring partner in this approachable take on the roguelike genre.

Learn more at: http://nisamerica.com/games/touhou-genso-wanderer/

About Touhou Double Focus:

After getting sucked into a magical book, Aya and Momiji must find their way back home. Explore every nook and cranny to unravel the mystery of the Book World! Along the way, the two run into many other residents of Gensokyo. Some come asking for help while others blame Aya for causing the incident. Help or defeat everyone you meet to give Aya her biggest story yet!

Learn more at: http://nisamerica.com/games/touhou-double-focus/

About Joseph Puntschart

A university student who loves niche games and desires for them to be more fairly represented in the world. Favourite games include Persona 4 Golden, Super Mario Galaxy, Kingdom Hearts II and IA/VT Colorful. Hopes that one day a Japanese publisher will take the risk and make a Yaoi ecchi game. Think Valkyrie Drive with guys and you're on the right lines.




  • Panpopo

    Their previous Touhou release must have done well. Awesome, will have to pick this up.

  • Miqubi

    February…*groans* as if that month wasn’t packed enough…

  • Mr0303

    That’s a good bonus. The side scroller looks fun even if a bit slow. I may go for the limited edition.