Back of the net
It turns out people want a new Patapon — or at least something close to it. The very promising project Ratatan looks great in the early trailers we've seen so far, but it'll be a while before the full game is out; a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds has just concluded, and it's been a grand success. Backers of Ratatan have...
Two days left to back the project
The Ratatan team has announced it'll be hosting a celebratory livestream as the game's Kickstarter campaign comes to a close on 1st September 2023. The Patapon-inspired title has raised almost ten times its original pledge goal to secure 18 stretch targets — the campaign currently sits on £962,
Ratatan, the meteorically-successful, Kickstarter-funded spiritual successor to the Patapon series, is officially coming to both PS5 and PS4. Developer Ratata Arts shared the happy news on X and promised additional stretch goals, having already smashed even their most ambitious offerings. Fully funded in the first hour
Update: After just 24 hours, Ratatan is now closing on its console conversion Stretch Goals. The developer is seeking ¥75,000,000 (~$523,000), but has already passed over ¥63,000,000 (~$439,000) at the time of typing. Obviously there’s still a little way for the studio to go, but with 30 days left to raise the money, we wouldn’t bet...
Kickstarter campaign starting soon
If you've grown tired of waiting for Sony to make another Patapon game, it seems the original creators are taking matters into their own hands. Named Ratatan, this spiritual successor is being helmed by staff who brought Sony's PSP series to life, and you can really tell in the debut trailer. This is Patapon in...
Kickstarter campaign will get underway this month
The team behind PlayStation’s iconic rhythm RPG franchise Patapon will bring a spiritual successor to crowd-funding platform Kickstarter later this month. Ratatan – which was officially announced during Kyoto indie convention BitSummit overnight – is being helmed by Patapon creator Hiroyuki...