NIS America has delayed Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle from its previously planned release date of September 5 in North America and September 8 in Europe to October 10 and October 13, respectively. It will launch physically and digitally for PlayStation 4 and Switch, and digitally for PS Vita.
According to NIS America, the delay is to accommodate the production and manufacturing of the game.
Here’s an overview of the title, via NIS America:
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 rumours 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 your favorite Touhou characters and join the fray. Featuring ear-tingling beats for each character, you might just find yourself dancing while you play.
- Return to the World of Touhou – Jump back into the world of Touhou and play as some of your favorite characters.
- High-Flying Combat – Take your bullet hell battles to the sky with the ability to fly.
- Climb the Rankings – Compete at home with friends, or online against everyone to climb the rankings and become the ultimate Touhou fighter.
Watch a new trailer below.