Maidens of the Kaleidoscope

~Reimu's Rules~ => Forum Rules => Topic started by: Toyosatomimi no Miko on February 11, 2020, 10:29:06 AM

Title: Useful Forum Information
Post by: Toyosatomimi no Miko on February 11, 2020, 10:29:06 AM
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Sea of Tranquility ( is the official MotK Discord. channel #shrinemaiden is the official MotK IRC Channel. (#shrinemaiden) was the former community-run IRC Network.

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Help Me, Eirin (HME) - for playing Touhou games, official or fanmade
Touhou Addict Recovery Center (TARC) - for story, characters, music, or other aspects of Touhou
Rika and Nitori's Garage Experiments (RaNGE) - for developers of your own Touhou or Touhou-styled game
Touhou Projects - for translation patches and other modifications to Touhou games
Patchouli's Scarlet Library (PSL) - for writers of fan fiction
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The Shrinemaiden Café - for general chat
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Rumia's Party Games (RPG) - for role-playing and other forum games
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Akyuu's Arcade - for discussion of non-Touhou games

Maidens of the Kaleidoscope Staff List
- Karisa
- Tom

Global Moderators
- Kilgamayan

Forum Moderators
- WishMakers (Rika and Nitori's Garage Experiments)

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Common Abbreviations

The Touhou community has a tendency to abbreviate titles using their initials. This list includes the more common abbreviations, such as game names, that should be relevant throughout the site.

Game abbreviations in alphabetical order:

AoCF - Touhou 15.5 Antinomy of Common Flowers
DDC - Touhou 14 Double Dealing Character
DS - Touhou 12.5 Double Spoiler
EoSD - Touhou 6 Embodiment of Scarlet Devil
GFW/FW - Touhou 12.8 Yousei Daisensou (no English subtitle, variously known as "Great Fairy Wars" or "Fairy Wars")
HM - Touhou 13.5 Hopeless Masquerade
HRtP - Touhou 1 Highly Responsive to Prayers
HSiFS - Touhou 16 Hidden Star in Four Seasons
IaMP - Touhou 7.5 Immaterial and Missing Power
IN - Touhou 8 Imperishable Night
ISC - Touhou 14.3 Impossible Spell Card
LLS - Touhou 4 Lotus Land Story
LoLK - Touhou 15 Legacy of Lunatic Kingdom
MoF - Touhou 10 Mountain of Faith
MS - Touhou 5 Mystic Square
PCB - Touhou 7 Perfect Cherry Blossom
PoDD - Touhou 3 Phantasmagoria of Dim.Dream
PoFV - Touhou 9 Phantasmagoria of Flower View
SA - Touhou 11 Subterranean Animism
SoEW - Touhou 2 Story of Eastern Wonderland
Soku - Touhou 12.3 Touhou Hisoutensoku (no English subtitle, some call it UNL)
StB - Touhou 9.5 Shoot the Bullet
SWR - Touhou 10.5 Scarlet Weather Rhapsody
TD - Touhou 13 Ten Desires
UFO - Touhou 12 Undefined Fantastic Object
ULiL - Touhou 14.5 Urban Legend in Limbo
UwBr - Uwabami Breakers (Also known as AlcoSTG)
VD - Touhou 16.5 Violet Detector
WBaWC - Touhou 17 Wily Beast and Weakest Creature

MotK-related abbreviations in alphabetical order:

AAA - Alice's Art Atelier
FPH - Front Page Headlines
HME - Help Me, Eirin!
MSG - Mystia's Stored Games (closed Rumia's Party Games threads)
PSL - Patchouli's Scarlet Library
RaNGE - Rika and Nitori's Garage Experiments
RPG - Rumia's Party Games
SAVIOR - Sara's Audio-Visual Import-Overflow Retail
SoT - Sea of Tranquility (Discord)
TARC - Touhou Addict Recovery Center