The game's manual contains the following quote in English, attributed to the fictional Western historian Paul Hieronymus Chada (who is in fact Teruhisa Hiroi
, the creator of the Tengai Makyō
It's time for the Japanese creators to enter the world-wide stage. This is a great new challenge which offers an entirely new perspective in the development of the fantasy world. Movie is dead, and we will enjoy a new form of drama through the computers in our homes. I feel "KABUKI" brings a whole new dimension to RPG not present in the western RPG. I hope "KABUKI" will strike Hollywood and Disney with this oriental magic.