Release Date

PlayStation 4

  • US 1st Aug 2017
  • EU 1st Aug 2017

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  • 13th Jun 2022
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  • Review Patapon Remastered (PS4)


    Patapon Remastered shares some of its DNA with two other re-released, obscure Japanese games from Sony. Like PaRappa the Rapper, its gameplay boils down to following the beat of the catchy music, and its cutesy vector art style is similar to LocoRoco. It does plenty to set itself apart, however, with a rhythm/strategy combination...

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Patapon Remastered News

  • News Sony's Made a Mental New Patapon Ad, For Some Strange Reason

    Pon pon pata pon

    There we were, innocently sorting through all the new Tokyo Game Show 2017 trailers, when we see that Sony's uploaded some sort of new Patapon ad. The remastered version of the game launched for PlayStation 4 back at the start of August, so why has the company pumped out a fresh video for it? We had to set aside our hunt...

  • News Patapon Remastered Gets Songs Stuck in Your Head from 1st August

    You know the ones

    It’s the one you’ve been waiting for: Patapon Remastered will pata-pata-pata-pon a path to the PlayStation 4 on 1st August. Japan Studio’s rhythmic role-playing game was one of the standout exclusives on the PlayStation Portable, and will now find a new audience on Sony’s current console. For those of you who don’t know,...

  • E3 2017 Dance to the Beat of Patapon PS4's Drum

    You know how it goes

    Pata-pata-pata-pon! Pata-pata-pata-pon! Pon-pon-pata-pon! Pata-pata-pata-pon! Awesome rhythm role-playing game Patapon is scheduled to make its comeback on the PlayStation 4 this summer, and Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida brought along the latest build to the PlayStation Live at E3 2017 stream to show it off. It’s...

  • PSX 2016 PaRappa Joins WipEout in Sony IP Resurgence, Demo Out Now on PS4

    LocoRoco and Patapon, too

    The PlayStation Experience press conference really did play to the fans. We got our first look at Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, and Shawn Layden announced the first in a wave of remastered classic first party titles with WipEout: Omega Collection. A little later in the show, it was confirmed that PaRappa the Rapper is...

About The Game

Embark on a magical military campaign, where divine timing and rhythm is everything to the Patapon tribe. Driven from their home by the evil Zigoton army, this noble civilisation has been waiting for the war drum of the Almighty. And now you have command of this mighty tool to lead the Patapon against their enemies and lead them back to their homeland.

Remastered for PS4, this innovative rhythm-based PSP game marches into modern gaming with revitalised 1080p, 4K resolution visuals. Master up to six different drumbeats to command the Patapon troops to march, attack, defend, power up, retreat and use magic. Combine the various chains of drumbeats to conquer over 30 missions, including hunting, escort and boss battles, while five music-based mini-games lets you earn bonuses and upgrades to further customise your loyal warriors.