New Information Regarding Touhou Project Titles From Why So Serious?

Tuesday, April 13th, 2021

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Why So Serious? has released some information about Touhou related titles during the live broadcast Touhou Station event.

  • Touhou Dolldraft has been planned for June.
  • Gensokyo Night Festival has sold over 100 thousand copies, and there is info on the next update.
  • Touhou Luna Nights have sold over 250 thousand copies.

Touhou DollDraft on Steam.

Suddenly finding herself far away from her native Gensokyo, lost in a world similar to that of Alice in Wonderland, in order to return to her world “Alice” must fight in a mysterious game known as the “Doll Draft” in which she must take control of puppets…

Alice Margatroid

● A magician with “the ability to control dolls”.

● Character with an “Alice”-based motif.

Tewi Inaba

● A Youkai rabbit, who, in attempting to stay as healthy as possible in order to live long, ended up attaining Youkai transformation powers. Has “the ability to bring fortune to humans”.

● Character with a “White Rabbit”-based motif.

Sakuya Izayoi

● Remilia Scarlet’s maid, with “the ability to control time”. Human.

● Character with a “Playing Card”-based motif.

Remilia Scarlet

● A vampire with “the ability to control fate”.

● Character with a “Queen of Hearts”-based motif.

Gensokyo Night Festival

Gensokyo Night Festival is a 2D combo action game set in the world of Gensokyo. Join Suika Ibuki as she wreaks havoc throughout Gensokyo against the backdrop of the festival held at Hakurei Shrine. The game features beautiful backdrops and stunning visual effects and is largely being created by a single developer, even down to the music arrangements.

Over 100 Touhou Project characters have been drawn in a cute pixel style. These are being added to the map as updates come out, and in the full release, all characters are planned to appear throughout the game.


A Gensokyo Night Festival update is planned for this Summer. The following trailer gives a sneak peak into the in-development content for this 2nd major update.



Gensokyo Night Festival  on Steam.

Touhou Luna Nights has sold over 250 thousand copies.

Touhou Luna Nights is a Metroidvania title with a heavy emphasis on exploration and action. Developed by Team Ladybug, creators of multiple fantastic action games such as Shin Megami Tensei: Synchronicity Prologue and Record of Lodoss War: Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth, with beautiful pixel art and smooth action controls. Play as Sakuya Izayoi, who has the ability to control time, and use her time stop abilities and skills with throwing knives to gracefully move around the map and defeat enemies.


Touhou Luna Nights on Steam.

About Crystal Colwell

What's up everyone? Crystal here! I spend my time writing up the news for you all and keeping us all up to date with incoming game info from Japan. I do a little bit of everything else around here, too. 🙂 Happy Reading!