Tag-Team Fighter Accepts New Challengers in Official Touhou Game
TOKYO – 22 April 2021 –Touhou Hyouibana ~ Antinomy of Common Flowers, the tag-team Touhou fighter from developer Twilight Frontier in collaboration with Team Shanghai Alice and publisher Phoenixx, takes to the skies today on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 as well as PlayStation 5 via backward compatibility.
Duke it out in 2v2 battles above the magical land of Gensokyo in this official Touhou title set between the 15th and 16th entries in the series. Launch blistering assaults against foes and dodge their rebuttals in 2D versus battles integrating bullet hell mechanics.
Execute simple-input special moves only requiring a joystick and single button combination to set up various punishing combos and guards. Enhance a Primary fighter’s arsenal with abilities granted by the Secondary fighter’s Spell Cards and swap characters at will. Unleash a blitz of lightning-fast combos and skillful dodges to overwhelm opponents.
Learn how to use each character and get to the bottom of the Perfect Possession incident in Story Mode. Fight as one of 19 Touhou characters, including series heroine Reimu Hakure.
Fighters ready to test their might can battle other players in their choice of local play, or online multiplayer. Learn the ins and outs of each character in the Training mode, and put those skills into practice with the Vs. COM mode.
“After the global Touhou community helped make Touhou Hyouibana ~ Antinomy of Common Flowers on PC so beloved, we’re excited to give Nintendo Switch and PlayStation fans a chance to play,” said Unabura Iruka, Co-Founder and Game Designer, Twilight Frontier.
Touhou Hyouibana ~ Antinomy of Common Flowers is available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5 via backward compatibility for $34.99/29.99 EUR. It supports English and Japanese. The game is also available now on Steam for Windows PC.
Established in 2019 by industry veterans, Phoenixx aims to support innovative and creative developers from Japan and around the world. Its mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one creator, one game, and one community a time.
About Touhou Project
Touhou Project, recognized by the Guinness World Records as the “most prolific fan-made shooter series,” is a collection of games set in the world of Gensokyo and using a recurring cast of familiar characters. Predominantly consisting of vertical shooters, the Touhou Project includes games developed by the original creator, one-man studio Team Shanghai Alice, as well as fan works made by other developers.
About Twilight Frontier
Twilight Frontier is a Japanese developer, responsible for developing multiple games in the Touhou Projects, including Urban Legend in Limbo, Hopeless Masquerade, Immaterial and Missing Power, Scarlet Weather Rhapsody, Touhou Hisoutensoku, and Touhou Hyouibana ~ Antinomy of Common Flowers.