ヘレネの涙 [Helen’s Tears] || 豚乙女

ヘレネの涙
helene no namida
Helen's Tears

original: ラクトガール ~ 少女密室
from: 東方紅魔郷 ~ the Embodiment of Scarlet Devil

arrangement/lyrics: コンプ (Comp)
vocals: ランコ (Ranko)
album: 異端審問 (Itanshinmon)
circle: 豚乙女 (BUTAOTOME)

I don’t think I have to tell you about Macbeth and Ikaros, but Ajax’s and Helen’s origins may not be known to many people. They are figures from Greek mythology about the Trojan War. Helen was the reason the war broke out after she got abducted by Prince Paris of Troy, although promised to Kind Menelaus of Sparta. Additionally, she was described as the most beautiful woman to ever exist.
Ajax was one of the heroes of the Trojan War. After Achilles was killed, Ajax insisted he should get his armor. However, when it was given to Odysseus instead, he set out to kill him but was manipulated by Athena to kill the spoil of the Greek army. This filled him with so much shame, he eventually committed suicide.


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Witchcraft Heptagram || 暁Records

Witchcraft Heptagram

original: ヴワル魔法図書館/ラクトガール ~ 少女密室 [Voile, the Library of Magic/Locked Girl ~ The Girl’s Secret Room]
from: 東方紅魔郷 ~ Embodiment of Scarlet Devil

arrangement: Stack Bros.
lyrics/vocals: Stack
album: Shout It Out Loud!!!
circle: 暁Records


There’s no official comment about this song, but it seems that Patchouli found the sealed away, ancient story of a magician that summoned a dragon to bring destruction upon the land in one of her grimoires. It seems as if the written down words were so full of magic, that they practically pulled her consciousness into the book and it feels as if she had really been there.


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