Nippon Ichi Software America was thrilled to announce that competitive shoot ’em up, Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet, is set to arrive in both physical and digital form on September 6, 2016 for North America and September 9, 2016 in Europe. The game will also come in a limited edition, including art book, soundtrack, art cards, and bonus in-game downloadable content.
Here are a quick “About” and the game’s key features, as presented on the official press release:
About the game:
Developed by CUBETYPE, Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet is a shoot ‘em up that takes place in the Touhou universe. Select from 10 playable girls and dive straight into bullet-hell! Reminiscent of a fighting game, Touhou Genso Rondo takes the traditional shoot’em up genre and infuses it with a 1v1 battle scenario, allowing for a unique gameplay experience. Learn more about the Touhou characters in Story Mode as you progress through the game, blasting your opponent with a barrage of beautiful bullets. Or if you are feeling confident, jump into online battle mode and showcase your skills to players on PSN™.
• Touhou to the Masses — As the first physical release of a Touhou title on consoles, players will be introduced to the expansive and delightful Touhou universe through the PlayStation 4’s HD graphics.
• Multiple Combat Options! — Force your enemy into oblivion by customizing your projectiles and inventing your own beautiful bullet patterns! Or read your enemy’s patterns and sneak in close for a powerful melee attack!
• You are the Boss!? — Say goodbye to the days of feeling helpless in boss battles! Touhou Genso Rondo kindly equips the player with powerful attacks and the strength of a boss!
• Spell Cards! — Collect power-ups and unleash maximum damage to your enemy by casting spell cards – but use them only at the best of opportunities!
Will you be diving into the first console Touhou title?