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Wily Beast and Weakest Creature

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Wily Beast and Weakest Creature
Wily Beast and Weakest Creature cover
Team Shanghai Alice
Mediascape Co.
Release dates
Windows August 12, 2019
Perspectives Top-down view
Genres Shooter
Series Touhou Project
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Touhou Kikeijuu ~ Wily Beast and Weakest Creature (東方鬼形獣 ~ Wily Beast and Weakest Creature) is a Vertical-Scrolling Shoot 'em up in the Touhou Project series of games. It is the 17th official game in the series. [1]

The original retail version was released on August 12, 2019. The game was released digitally to Steam on September 9th, 2019. [2]

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
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Game data

General options menu
General options menu

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\ShanghaiAlice\th17\th17.cfg
Steam Play (Linux) <SteamLibrary-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1079160/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\ShanghaiAlice\th17\scoreth17.dat
Steam Play (Linux) <SteamLibrary-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1079160/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud



Input options menu
Input options menu


Audio options menu
Audio options menu

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
All dialogue is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Royalty free audio


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Other information


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 2
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements

Operating system (OS) 7/8/10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo or faster
System memory (RAM) 1024 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 600 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 2.0 support


  1. 1.0 1.1 Notes regarding Steam Play (Linux) data:


  1. Wily Beast and Weakest Creature on Touhou Wiki - last accessed on 2023-12-28
  2. Wily Beast and Weakest Creature on Steamdb - last accessed on 2023-12-28