In addition to showing some prototype footage of a Gravity Rush movie during its CES 2024 press conference, the firm also debuted a couple of clips of a Patapon project during its TorchLight showcase. The overlay explains that the company’s new studio space can be used for “IP development” including in gaming and anime.
We’ve timestamped the segment below:
To be honest, we don’t expect anything to actually come of this – it’s an unexpected inclusion in the video to say the least. But it’s not the end of the world if it all comes to nothing, because Patapon is getting a spiritual successor from its original creative team in the form of Ratatan, which was crowdfunded last year and is scheduled to launch on PlayStation in the future.