Touhou Obtains Western Release – “Finally!”


Indie game distributor Playism has announced that the legendary bullet-hell franchise Touhou will finally be making its official debut in the west, allowing long-time western enthusiasts the ability to play without being hindered by the bothersome language barrier – though many may be curious as to what took so long.

The title to be translated and released will be Touhou 14: Double Dealing Character, likely due to the plot being largely unrelated to the franchise’s overall story, thus making it a prime candidate for a fresh start.

Some gameplay samples of Touhou 14:

Whether or not Touhou’s other enthralling games will receive English releases is not known, but any new information will come by way of Playism’s official site.

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