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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 »

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 »

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 »

One Week BUTAOTOME 207: Waizatsu Ideology video, Juushin and HyakuHifuu on Spotify, etc.

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Touhou albums on streaming services We just got a new batch of Touhou albums added to Spotify, iTunes, and other services! It focuses on Reitaisai 19 releases, and it includes Hyakumannin no Heikou Hifuu and Juushin! All the relevant links have been added to the album pages. btwtheromanizedtitlesarebadasusual. Waizatsu Ideology PV Surprise! Doubt’s final track just got an official upload… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 206: Comiket 100, Fabulous PV, etc.

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Let’s start with personal and website news: I will move out to a new home in September! I will probably take a couple of weeks of half-break during that month.In the meantime, the quest of translating every single BUTAOTOME album and song* is slowly reaching its end… and we are at the beginning! Touhou Kaiten Mokuba has been fully translated~Also,… Read more »

Tiramisu Cowboy’s May 2022 update

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It’s yet another silent period in the World of BUTAOTOME… Ranko celebrated her wedding anniversary and recorded something today. Ane has posted some sketches (including “old stuff she doesn’t remember drawing“). The FANBOX has been updated with pictures from the OHISA April live. As for this website… I’ve been working on some upcoming posts (including Juushin’s review and Comp’s birthday… Read more »