Touhou Project creator ZUN will launch a new game at the milestone-reaching Comic Market 100. The game can be titled Touhou 18.5: 100th Black Market. Both its storyline and gameplay system will take inspiration from ZUN’s earlier game, Touhou 18: Unconnected Marketeers.

The story of 100th Black Market will happen shortly after the occasions of Unconnected Marketeers. A black market that significantly will increase the worth of Ability Cards outdoors of the creator’s management has appeared in Gensokyo. While the prequel had 4 playable characters, this game will solely give attention to Marisa Kirisame as she investigates the black market whereas making an attempt to gather the playing cards for herself.

100th Black Market will give attention to the cardboard assortment side. In an identical style to Unconnected Marketeers, gamers will be capable to buy and equip Ability Cards that give numerous buffs to Marisa, which vary from passive buffs to further assaults. Players will intention to finish the cardboard assortment whereas making an attempt out completely different mixtures. A market stage in Touhou 18.5 will encompass a number of brief waves generated randomly.

Touhou 18.5: 100th Black Market can be out there for PCs. ZUN’s Team Shanghai Alice will promote bodily copies of the game at Comiket 100 in Tokyo Big Sight on August 14, 2022. The developer has additionally confirmed plans to carry the brand new game to digital platforms, together with Steam.