Touhou LostWord Smartphone RPG Announced from Good Smile Company, NextNinja
TOKYO, Japan — July 19, 2019 —Touhou LostWord, a smartphone RPG based on the globally-renown “Touhou Project” is being developed by Grand Summoners developer NextNinja and Good Smile Company. The game will be an officially licensed derivative work featuring the Touhou Project's full worldview and characters, but will not be canon to ZUN's Touhou franchise. Pre-registration for the game within Japan has begun on the game's official website, as well as on the official Twitter account. Follow Touhou LostWord news on:
Official Website https://touhoulostword.com/
Official Twitter https://twitter.com/Touhou_LW
“Touhou LostWord is a new RPG from NextNinja that captures what fans around the world love about the Touhou Project,” said Yamagishi Masayuki, Producer, NextNinja, Co. Ltd. “We're unveiling the key visual, character illustrations and logo today, but there's lots more content being worked on by a talented team so look forward to more information on Twitter soon!”
Pre-Register to Win Rewards!
Players wanting to be the first to play Touhou LostWord can visit the official website (https://touhoulostword.com/) and users can pre-register with their Twitter account, email address, LINE, or “Yoyaku Top 10” account.
A pre-registration campaign rewarding players with in-game items after Touhou LostWord is released has officially begun. For every 10,000 users pre-registered, Touhou LostWord players will receive valuable and rare items, including a playable “Reimu Hakurei“ unit.
Follow & Retweet Campaign
The official Twitter account for Touhou LostWord is giving away a 5000 yen Amazon.com gift card every day. Simply follow Touhou LostWord's Twitter account and retweet the promotion video tweet (posted July 19). Follow on social media for more chances to win, as well as the latest Touhou LostWord news.
Main Visual, Character Portraits Unveiled!
The main visual for Touhou LostWord is illustrated by Rote Yumeno, while the logo is designed by Tsuyoshi Kusano. Additionally, the character portraits for “Reimu Hakurei” and “Marisa Kirisame” have been revealed. Fans can check out more art on the official website (https://touhoulostword.com/).
Touhou LostWord summary
Title: Touhou LostWord
Publisher: Good Smile Company, Inc.
Developer/Live-Ops: NextNinja Co.,Ltd.
Release Date: TBA, (JP / Global)
Platform(s): iOS/Android Devices
About Good Smile
Good Smile Company works in planning, producing, modeling, and selling Japan's most beloved figures and toys. As of 2019, Good Smile has released over one thousand versions of the Nendoroid, our company's most famous line of figures. In recent years, Good Smile has ventured into anime production, expanding its operations. Good Smile challenges itself to deliver Japanese culture to a global audience in a new and innovative ways, collaborating with non-Japanese artists and businesses overseas.
About NextNinja, Co. Ltd.
NextNinja is a mobile gaming company specializing in mobile game development and operations. As a company of dedicated gamers committed to creating new gaming experiences, we believe that gaming ‘magic’ happens in the details. Whether it's a plotline or fighting a boss, we want to make memories out of play, and for fans to know that behind the scenes—in the shadows—every ‘Ninja’ here has your back.
© Team Shanghai Alice ©GOOD SMILE COMPANY, INC. / NextNinja Co., Ltd.
※”Touhou LostWord” is a derivative work based on the “Touhou Project