Patapon 2 Remastered brings 2D rhythm-gaming to PS4 in 4K this week

A blast from the past is coming to PlayStation 4.

1 month ago

Patapon headlines

  • PaRappa the Rapper is getting remastered for PS4 to mark its 20th anniversary

    The rumours were true. A remaster is coming.

    3 years ago
  • Sony to launch three new PSP UMD Dual Packs in US

    Sony’s announced it’ll debut three new UMD Dual Packs in the US starting in January through retail or download on PSN. The packs will consist of Patapon and LocoRoco, Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee and Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip and Motorstorm: Arctic Edge and Twisted Metal: Head On. The packs will set you […]

    8 years ago
  • Sony posts Patapon-related countdown clock

    You know how – despite brick-wall-thick layers of wrapping paper – you can tell what’s inside some birthday/Christmas/what have you presents just by looking at them? Well, this new countdown clock from Sony’s a lot like that.

    10 years ago
  • Patapon producer says there is a "good chance" the franchise will continue

    Patapon 2 associate producer Chris Hinojosa-Miranda has said that there is a “good chance” the rhythm franchise will continue. “There’s such a critical love for Patapon, the characters, the story overall, and the music especially … there’s a good chance that the franchise will continue,” he said. Speaking with Joystiq, Hinojosa-Miranda told the site that […]

    11 years ago
  • Sony rolling out new Greatest Hits for PSP starting April 5

    SCEA has announced the newest additions to PSP’s Greatest Hits library. Beginning on April 5, expect these titles to reflect the new packaging and $19.99 price point: God of War” Chains of Olympus Medal of Honor Heroes 2 Mortal Kombat: Unchained Patapon SOCOM U.S. Navy SEALs: Tactical Strike Sonic Rivals 2 SpongeBob SquarePants: The Yellow […]

    11 years ago
  • LittleBigPlanet content updates include monkeys and leprechauns

    Loads of LittleBigPlanet content is coming to PlayStation Store over the coming weeks, Sony’s announced. From Killzone to Papaton to little green-suited men with a penchant for gold and shamrocks, there’s bound to be something for all. March 12 : St Patrick’s Day costume — FREE starting today (available for one week only) March 19 […]

    11 years ago
  • Euro Patapon to cost three times more than US version

    According to this, a French site’s priced Patapon, the PSP rhythm-action strategy game, at €40. Apparently, this means the game will cost roughly three times the amount US gamers are being charged. In America, the title costs $20. This, obviously, is rubbish. It would appear, however, that our French cousins are getting a rather hard […]

    12 years ago
  • Patapon demo hits US PSN

    Says so here. The European version of the rhythm action RTS thing’s going to made available next week, on February 22.

    12 years ago
  • Patapon demo hits Japanese PSN

    According to this, the demo for weirdo, rhythm action RTS game Patapon is now available on the Japanese PlayStation Store. The PSP title is a quirky strategy game that you’ll probably have to really want if you’re going to wade through the demo in Japanese. An English-language demo is on the way, so don’t despair […]

    12 years ago
  • Free Patapon demo for Europe

    It’s raining news from SCEE today. According to this, European PSP owners will be able to get a free demo of Patapon, releasing on February 22, a day before launch via the PSP Store. It’s the same demo-to-final-save code US gamers got when they pre-ordered the game from Gamestop.

    12 years ago
  • Patapon dated for Europe

    Patapon will release for PSP on February 22, four days before the US release, Eurogamer reports. The quirky title is a side-scrolling, rhythm-based thing involving real-time strategy and crabs. You can’t say fairer that than. Read a review here.

    12 years ago