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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 »

Touhou Danmaku Kagura livestream recap

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Here is a recap of the news that are relevant to BUTAOTOME. First of all, we have more info about Beatmario’s Big Touhou Arrangement Revitalization Plan. Tracklist for the Touhou Oto Hanabi compilation is up! BUTAOTOME provided a new arrangement of Septet for a Dead Princess: Kawaranai Sora ni (変わらない空に). It’s track 2 of disc 4. Crossfade will be up… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 185: an exciting Touhou summer and more stuff!

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Omg, a recap after one week?!?! jubeat update The mobile version of KONAMI’s jubeat recently got an update in the BUTAOTOME folder, by adding 5 Touhou songs: Machibito wa Kozu., Gekokujoujou, Panorama Girl, Utakata and Good Meister! This marks the rhythm game debut of the latter 3 songs.This update was made to celebrate Ranko’s wedding, hence the song choices were… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 184: updates and translations

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Oh, and happy Tanabata! Although it’s already the 8th in Japan… BUTAOTOME news Another period with not a lot of news… Fanbox got updated with more sisters’ radio and there were some recordings… As previously reported, expect some new music soon, with a four discs Touhou compilation and the simultaneous release of new Touhou albums! More details on July 16,… Read more »

The Big Touhou Arrangement Revitalization Plan

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A new project was announced during today’s Touhou Danmaku Kagura’s theme song premiere, and it’s not the release date of the game. Due to Coronavirus, events and lives have been canceled. “If things will continue like this, the vitality of the Touhou arrangement community will disappear, and that’s too sad!!!” So, our poop Beatmario had this idea: the Touhou Arrange… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 183: June 2021 update

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The only relevant news in the past 2 weeks or so is that Gekokujoujou is now playable on maimai, predating Touhou Danmaku Kagura as its first official release in a rhythm game. Oh, and the fanbox has been updated with more Sisters’ Radio and free blog posts. Comp seems busy and silent.Ranko is done unpacking and adapting to her new… Read more »

One Week BUTAOTOME 182: Ranko’s wedding, Kochuuten in digital stores and more!

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Ranko’s wedding As reported last weekend, Ranko got married! Her husband is the rapper Shibafu. I, and all the Tiramisu Cowboy crew, congratulate the couple and wish them all the best for their future! In Ane’s latest free Fanbox post, we learn some more details. It was fun to rent Club Città for a small group of people (since it’s… Read more »

Ranko got married!

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Ranko just got married! Congratulations!! Her husband is Shibafu/SBF (司芭扶). Quoting his Twitter description, he is “a rapper who loves pachislots very much”. He is a member of the “pachislot x rap circle” Touzai Kaidouren, of SEVEN’S TV and of Showa Quartet, and belongs to SIXTH SENSE RECORDS. In the Touhou territories, he sang some Tamaonsen tracks. The only recorded… Read more »