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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Santa Ana, CA (October 13, 2017) – NIS America is proud to announce that Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle is out now on Nintendo Switch™ (physical and digital), PlayStation®4/PlayStation®VR compatible (physical and digital), and PlayStation®Vita (digital-only) in Europe.

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 yokai 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, double-jumps, 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!

Launch Trailer:

Release Date (EU)        : 13 October, 2017

Release Date (NA)        : 10 October, 2017

Platform                        : PS4™ (PS®VR Compatible)

                          Nintendo Switch™

                         PS Vita (digital only)

Genre                         : 3D Shoot ‘em up Fighter

Player(s)                  : 1-2

PEGI/USK/ACB                : 12/12/M

Publisher                : NIS America, Inc.

Developer                : CUBETYPE

Contact                        : [email protected]

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