You can change these in the TSAConfig found in the game's folder, or using the in-game options menu.
Arrow Keys: Move Character/Menu Navigation
Z: Slide/Dash (Menus: Confirm)
X: Ranged Attack
?: Melee Attack
V: Shield (Menus: Cancel)
Q: Lock On
W: Center Camera
A: Trigger/Shift; this is used for spell casting, as follows:
-> A&X: Spell Card
-> A&V: EX Spell Card
-> A&C: High-Tension Spell Card
-> A&Z: Climax Spell Card
-> A&S: Mirage Slide Front
-> A&D: Mirage Slide Rear
Space: Change CPU Behavior
Enter: Pause/Menu/Start Button
* Forest of Magic (Daytime)
* Forest of Magic (Nighttime)
* Scarlet Devil Mansion (Snowy)
* Moriya Shrine (Daytime)
* Palace of Earth Spirits (Daytime)
* Training Room
* Hakurei Shrine (Daytime)
* Hakurei Shrine (Evening)
* Scarlet Devil Mansion (Daytime)
* Moriya Shrine (Cloudy)
* Youkai Mountain
* Scarlet Devil Mansion (Crimson Mist)
* Bamboo Forest
* Palace of Earth Spirits (Nighttime)
* St. Kawafune (Daytime)
* St. Kawafune (Nighttime)
How Character Selection Works
From the top to the bottom of the picture seen on the right.
Control: Set to 1P-4P, CPU, or an empty slot.
Team: Set to Team A, B, C, or D.
Character: Choose from the available characters, or pick Random.
Type: Either shot type A or B. The only real difference between the two is the Ranged Attack (X) and Spell Card (A+X). This includes charged shots which are done by holding down the corresponding button(s) and letting go.
Level: Set the handicap. More stars equals more health.
Main Menu Explanation
Arcade: Basically Story Mode; you play through that character's story.
Sky Adventure (Matsuri Only): Each time you clear a stage, you get to pick from 2 places you want to go next.
Vs: Select 1-4 players to fight. You can set teams or have a battle royale.
Network: Play with other people online through the internet. You can host locally, or connect to the FlyNetwork System lobby.
Survival: Fight endless battles which get harder with each victory until you're defeated to see how long you can survive.
Tutorial: A ticker near the bottom will display various commands and teach you how to play/fight.
Training: Set CPU actions and difficulty and practice with them to get used to the game.
Play Recording: Keeps track of certain game statistics.
Replay: Review saved replays.
Options: Adjust a few in-game settings.
Exit Game: Closes the game.
Understanding the Tension Meter
Each BGM possesses its own unique tension meter. Tension level affects play by enabling or disabling different abilities. As time passes, a little bar passes through the meter, indicating where the tension level currently stands. This process repeats when the music loops.
* Disables Fast Fly
* Disables Mirage Slide
* Characters have access to their typical ability set, minus the specials mentioned below.
* Unlocks High-Tension abilities.
* Melee Combo Extension (to 5 Hits)
* Unlocks High-Tension & Climax abilities.
* Melee Combo Extension (to 7 Hits)
* Unlocks Finale Attack