Touhou Kobuto V Logo

Touhou Kobuto V Logo

NIS America has announced the release date for Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle for the PlayStation 4 and Vita for North America and Europe. The PlayStation 4 version will be released physically and digitally on July 4, 2017 for North America, and June 30, 2017 in Europe. The Vita version will only be released digitally however, with the same release dates as the PlayStation 4. For more information, you can check out the official website, as well as read what NIS America has to say about the game:

About the Story:

Reimu is spending her time at the Hakurei Shrine like any other day until a few people visiting the shrine spoke of rumors that a vampire is joining forces with the yokais to assault human beings. Concerned, Reimu steps up and goes to the Scarlet Devil Mansion to investigate the vampire.

What mysterious figure is behind all of these escalating attacks…?

About the Game:

Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle is a bullet-hell battle game that takes place in the Touhou universe. Take control of one of nine Touhou characters and eliminate your opponent using bullet-hell patterns, melee attacks, or spell cards! Featuring ear-tingling beats for each character, you might just find yourself dancing while you play!

Key Features:

Return to the World of Touhou – Jump back into the world of Touhou and play as some of your favorite characters in a brand-new 3D square arena.

High-flying Combat – Outwit your opponent by taking your bullet-hell battles to the sky! Perform dashes, doublejumps, and mid-air dashes to avoid bullets and demoralize your opponent!

Climb the Rankings – Compete at home with friends, or online against everyone to climb the rankings and become the ultimate Touhou fighter!

You can also check out the trailer for the game down below, along with some screenshots as well:

Jonathan Falu
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