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One Week BUTAOTOME 194: AnimeGO and more

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We are veeeeery slowly approaching the 200th recap… should I do something to celebrate it? AnimeGO Japan Pop Culture Festival 2021 So, remember the Japanese Culture Festival in Australia with organizers who love BUTAOTOME? Well, the 2021 edition was last weekend. This time, the Sis provided an artwork of the poster girl, which was used for some goods that were… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 193: Touhou no Uta, various rhythm game news

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Autumnal Reitaisai 8 news Reitaisai will be held on Sunday at Tokyo Big Sight and BUTAOTOME will have a booth there, but they’ll bring absolutely nothing new (hey, the image still uses the old logo). If you buy the Ura Best, you’ll get the postcard as a freebie. Touhou no Uta There was a Touhou no Uta livestream last weekend,… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 192: Soldi on DanKagu, GenSate remix on D4DJ, Touhou no Uta

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Three short pieces of news this week! Solid on Touhou Danmaku Kagura As the title says. The first track from Daihinmin will be added tomorrow on the Touhou mobile rhythm game! Here is a preview of its Hard chart! The illustration is drawn by Maachi. And that’s not the only song we are getting in a mobile rhythm game this… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 191: a collection of mini news and updates

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We are back with some miscellaneous news! First of all, here is the setlist of DIAMOND FES: Furubokko Hakanaki Mono Ningen Machibito wa Kozu. Saru Kakoinaki yo wa Ichigo no Tsukikage The live is no longer rewatchable. (it was only available to those who purchased a ticket anyway) Jimon Jitou is finally available on Spotify and several other streaming services!… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 190: new live announcement!

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DIAMOND FESTIVAL -2021 AUTUMN- Surprise live announcement! BUTAOTOME will play at DIAMOND FESTIVAL on October 1st at Tokyo Zepp. It will be a broadcast-only live, and it will require a digital ticket purchase. You can purchase one from outside Japan, and then you’ll be able to watch the festival live or through an archived video that will last until October… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 189: Bemani news, Spotify update and more

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I finally got a break from translating Fanbox posts no-stop, omg, thank you!!! Bemani and friends news BEMANI’s summer event is reaching its final phase, and an ending theme has been revelead. It’s a remix of the song Ren’ai Kansoku sung by all the singers of the competition! The video features each singer singing from their own studio booth, so… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 188: a new original song and a sea of translated posts

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Wow, these last few days have been extremely packed… If you regularly check the homepage, you may have noticed there was a new post almost every day. Fanbox posts, plus Ranko’s newest Bibibi article. So, Touhou Danmaku Kagura gave BUTAOTOME a nice boost of popularity, and apparently, a lot of students have been subscribing to their Fanbox. In order to… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 187: it’s Touhou Danmaku Kagura time!

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“Why can’t we sleep when we want to and stay awake when we want to? (I’m so sleepy I can’t keep my sanity)” (Ranko, 2021) The first recap of TC’s seventh year, woooo! DanKagu Are you playing the new game? I’ve wrote this completely honest review! BUTAOTOME did a small live during the celebratory livestream for the game’s release, where… Read more »

BUTAOTOME’s summer release – Ura Best

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We finally have the tracklist of the Ura Best! The source is TDMD’s new website, with all the details about August’s new releases. This album will feature 16 tracks from 2010-2012 (from Touhou Kaiten Mokuba to Jitsu wa), and they are all songs that weren’t featured in the BUTABEST album series. It will also include liner notes by Ranko no… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 186: new live, new Ranko song and moooore

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BUTAOTOME’s summer release is done, and the CDs have been sent to print! Please remember that it’s gonna be a Best of album focused on tracks from 2010-2011, so don’t expect anything new or really exciting! Cover and tracklist will be revealed very soon (perhaps a shop will publish them early). Announce the tracklist already, I need to know if… Read more »