Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle is Out Now in North America

Santa Ana, CA (October 10, 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 North 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 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!

For more info, visit our official website at

Release Date (NA): October 10, 2017
Release Date (EU): October 13, 2017
  • PS4™ (PS®VR Compatible)
  • Nintendo Switch™
  • PS Vita (digital only)
Genre: 3 D Shoot 'em up Fighter
Player(s): 1-2
Publisher: NIS America, Inc.
Developer: CUBETYPE

About NIS America
In 2003, NIS America was established in Southern California to bring exciting, one-of-a-kind Japanese culture to North America. NIS America's team members devote themselves to the fans. Their respect for their fans is at the heart of everything they do. As an established entertainment publisher in the U.S., NIS America is committed to continuous growth and improvement.

NIS America is a subsidiary of Nippon IchiSoftware, Inc., a Japanese company famous for its unique line of strategy RPGs with titles such as Disgaeaand Phantom Brave. In keeping with its mission, NIS America also publishes other popular Japanese games including the Danganronpaseries, and Grand Kingdom.

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