exA-Arcadia introduced that it’s presently engaged on Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica. This title will probably be the first arcade game based mostly on Touhou Project to be formally authorized and licensed by ZUN’s Team Shanghai Alice.

The arcade game creator has thus far solely printed the Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica emblem. It has not revealed any gameplay footage or character design in the upcoming title. However, it would reveal extra particulars about the title at the 8th Hakurei Shrine Fall Reitaisai. The Touhou Project-specific doujin expo will happen at Tokyo Big Sight on October 24, 2021.

Touhou Project originated as a sequence of shoot’em up video games created by a single developer. Jun’ya “ZUN” Oota made the gameplay, music, and characters all by himself and launched the video games on PC Engine and Windows PCs. The franchise’s recognition in Japan spawned many fan-made by-product video games.

The newest mainline game from ZUN is the sixteenth title Touhou Kouryudou ~ Unconnected Marketeers. It is straight away accessible on PC. Team Shanghai Alice launched the game digitally first on Steam.

exA-Arcadia shouldn’t be the solely firm engaged on a Touhou game. In July 2021, Cave revealed that it’s growing its personal game based mostly on the similar franchise after receiving consent from the IP holder. While Cave has but to announce any platforms, it plans to launch the game in 2022.

Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica will probably be accessible in arcades. exA-Arcadia has not introduced a launch window for the upcoming arcade game.