Niche Spotlight – Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers

Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers

Today’s Niche Spotlight is Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers, a Touhou Project rhythm fangame by Ikaikaiyuu, tripper_room, and Mediascape.

Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers is available on Windows PC via Steam for $9.99.

In Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers, players control the Touhou characters Rumia and Eternity Larva as they enter the world of Danmaku Dancing.

Dodge projectiles and counterattack enemies to the beat of the music in a lighthearted story that includes 4 difficulty settings and a variety of practice modes. More characters from the Touhou series are planned to appear in future updates.

You can find a rundown for Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers below:

Yoiyami Dancers: Twilight Danmaku Dancers

Dodge to the rhythm and beat down your foes!

The danmaku rhythm action Touhou fangame “Yoiyami Dancers” finally comes to Steam!

Practice to your heart’s content!

Want to perfect your boss pattern dodging? The new, long-awaited Practice Mode is the place for you! All of the bosses you’ve met in the main story will practice danmaku dancing with you as long as you’d like.

A tale of Danmaku Dancing with two protagonists!

The game features two protagonists: the Youkai of Twilight, Rumia and the Swallowtail Butterfly Fairy, Eternity Larva! A new game called “Danmaku Dancing” has begun growing in popularity among the fairies… and it might just cause a commotion in Gensokyo! *Note: The story is a light-hearted one.

Lots of updates planned!

Plenty of post-release updates are planned, too! We’ll be adding new playable characters, items, unlockables, and achievements now and again. Look forward to them!


  • Cute, colorful aesthetics – Colorful art, cutely-animated sprites, a heartwarming story, and catchy BGM combine to make for an exciting experience! Make sure not to miss the protagonist dancing at the bottom of the screen!
  • It’s all about riding the rhythm – Even if you don’t have perfect timing, as long as you can keep up with the tempo, it’s totally fine to be a little too fast or slow. Just get into the rhythm!
  • Multiple difficulties – You can play on four different difficulties, you’re given infinite retries, and there are even items to help you if you get stuck! There’s a good time to be had whether you’re a beginner or a master!

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Frank was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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