Touhou Grail War ~ Emotional Dreams==
The twenty-third Holy Grail War created and ran, this war featured a complete departure from the standard set up of seven teams with a master and servant in favor of one character teams made up only of a servant. In addition, many standard staples found in past Holy Grail Wars, such as Command Spells and Multiple Forms, were also tossed out in favor of other new mechanics, most important of which, Bombs and Focus Mode. The war is commonly referred to as simply Emotional Dreams, and officially went public on January 29th, 2012, with the general board and sign-ups both opening up. On January 31st, 2012, the war officially began and ran until Feburary 28th, 2012, when Marisa Kirisame defeated Reimu Hakurei on the 36th Day of the War. On March 3rd, the Extra Stage of Emotional Dreams began and was completed on March 13th with the defeat of Yukari Yakumo.
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Sanae Kochiya, Deified Human of the Wind Sheet
Played by UshiromiyaAnge and Kite, she was defeated on Day 7 by Marisa Kirisame's Orreries Sun at Rinnosuke's Item Shop.
Sakuya Izayoi, Perfect and Elegant Maid Sheet
Played by ssv9001 and Serpit, she was defeated on Day 12 by Cirno's Counterbomb to Marisa's Non-Directional Laser at the Scarlet Devil Mansion.
Cirno, Unnatural Chill Sheet
Played by Ryo and gravy, she too was defeated on Day 12 by Marisa's Non-Directional Laser at the Scarlet Devil Mansion. Later, she participated in the Extra Stage and helped play a key part in weakening Yukari Yakumo through her headbutts and Hailstorm.
Youmu Konpaku, Half-Phantom Gardener Sheet
Played by TatsumiKanade and lamdakastel, she also was defeated on Day 12 by Marisa's Non-Directional Laser at the Scarlet Devil Mansion.
Alice Margatroid, Seven-Colored Puppeteer Sheet
Played by StarfishHeat and Shruikon, she was defeated Day 13 by Marisa's Non-Directional Laser (noticing a trend yet?) at the Scarlet Devil Mansion. Later, she also participated in the Extra Stage and helped set the stage for Yukari's defeat by Counterbombing Yukari's Bomb.
Reimu Hakurei, Wonderful Shrine Maiden of Paradise Sheet
Played by Ririchiyo (later discovered to be Touphi) and Supremezero, she was defeated on Day 36 by (Surprise!) Marisa's Non-Directional Laser at the Forest of Magic.
Marisa Kirisame, An (Extra)Ordinary Black Magician Sheet
Played by LillySatou and Kanzaris, she was the winner of Touhou Grail War ~ Emotional Dreams and later participated and completed the Extra Stage. Upon completing the standard part of the war, her title was changed to 'An Extraordinary Black Magician'.
Yukari Yakumo, Border of Phantasm Sheet
The player of Yukari Yakumo is unknown, and it is debated whether she truly had a player behind her or not. She served as the Game Master of Emotional Dreams and fought Marisa, Alice and Cirno in the Extra Stage. She was defeated on Extra 6 by Marisa's Non-Directional Laser.