Author Archives: VioletTiramise

About VioletTiramise

Professional BUTAOTOME fangirl. All too familiar with Touhou and its arrangement world. Low-level amateur translator (IT/EN/JP).

Touhou popularity poll 18 – BUTAOTOME-related stats

The results of the 18th Touhou popularity poll have been released, and while people are either congratulating Flandre or trashing her for her victory, here are some fun music stats. Last year’s stats are here. Here are the themes in the top 100 that don’t have a BUTAOTOME arrangement yet. Tracks with a * have an arrangement, but it’s instrumental/has… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 211: a post-Hifuu weekend update

Website updates Didn’t do much stuff lately, but I’ve finally translated the event-limited afterword book from Retake+! You can read it here!Fun fact: the part about Comiket memories was handwritten. There were also two manga pages at the end, which I didn’t include (mainly because I don’t want to use photos for scanlation stuff also looool me scanlating) I’ve also… Read more »

Kagaku Seiki no Cafe Terrace release

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The Hifuu-only event will be in Kyoto on September 11, and BUTAOTOME will bring something new! Their booth space is 楽23-24. Oh no, it’s a DL Card! For the price of 300 yen, you will get access to: The original Anata ni wa Miete Watashi ni wa Mienai mono from FREAKS A new re-arranged version, called “membrane.ver” The off-vocal version… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 210: Moumokuteki Kansoubun video and more…

Website updates I’m currently busy with a long-awaited update to a certain section (and doing back-ups), so I haven’t been focusing on written stuff… Retake+’s afterword book should be translated for next month, but I’m still deciding if I should publish it or not. BUTAOTOME updates First of all, here is the setlist of Sekai no Owari to Hard-Boiled Wonder… Read more »

Tiramisu Cowboy’s post-C100 update

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Comiket 100 has ended! As you can see from the picture above, I got the Retake+ set! Special thanks to Banbeucmas (from Banbeucmas Hobby Lounge) for getting it for me! I will translate the contents of the afterword book as soon as possible. Regarding the album itself… I decided I won’t write a review. This is my form of protest… Read more »

Comiket 100 release: Retake+

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Comiket 100 is on August 14, and BUTAOTOME will bring something… not so new!The only release planned for this event is Retake+ (りていく+), an album focused on re-recorded versions of old classics (basically 2010 hits + Hakanaki Mono Ningen). It also includes off-vocal versions. 幻想のサテライト 2022 | Gensou no Satellite 2022 [Tenkuu no Greenwich] 儚きもの人間 2022 | Hakanaki Mono Ningen… Read more »

Tiramisu Cowboy – seven years

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Another year of activity has passed. And today, this website turns seven years old. A certain doctor once said that “seven is the maximum measure of anything” (okay, this is a reference that only Italian people will get). But it doesn’t really apply to a music group whose most albums have eight tracks. Well, usually in this type of post… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 209: the end of the translation saga, Comiket 100 release, Touhou Arcadia Record…

Wow, we finally have a good chunk of news! Major website update – every song is translated! So… today I bring you the following translated albums: Present, Eight, and Epitaph.With this update, every single BUTAOTOME song is translated*! It took one year and a half, and here we are! Now this page is closer to the general list of songs…… Read more »

Let’s talk about Touhou Danmaku Kagura (and the future of Touhou mobile games)

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Today we are going to talk about Touhou mobile games, with a focus on a certain one that will shut down in a few months. Since BUTAOTOME is involved in most of these, it’s a topic related to this website. Grab some cold tea, it’s gonna be a long post! Touhou Danmaku Kagura – The End Touhou Danmaku Kagura by… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 208: new song for Arcadia Record

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Holy sheep, the Arcaea 4.0 update is brutal on many ways. I can’t stop thinking about it. The story, the new music… It solidifies its status of being my favorite rhythm game, and I still hope it will get a BUTAOTOME song one day. Anyway! During these past two weeks, Comp was playing bass for Nanase Aikawa’s newest mini tour…. Read more »