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Drum to the beat of your heart with Taiko – be it solo or with friends!
The latest “Taiko no Tatsujin” title has been confirmed for release on 22 September 2022!

– A promotional video showcasing the title’s new features and characters has been released
– A collaboration with 
Taiko no Tatsujin: The Anime! has also been revealed, alongside details of bonus content

 

SINGAPORE – 23 June 2022 – Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia is pleased to announce that Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival has been confirmed for release on the Nintendo Switch™ on 22 September 2022.

A new promotional video in which DON-chan and the title’s new character, Kumo-kyun, appear in, showcases the title’s new features and the bonus content available.

Versions Available

  • Standard Edition (Package and Digital Versions)
  • Taiko Music Pass 90-Day Ticket Set (Digital Version Only)

For more information, visit Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival’s official website: https://dondafulfestival-20th.taiko-ch.net/*

*This site is provided in Japanese.

A promotional video for Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival has been released!

Welcome to Omiko City, where the title’s new character, Kumo-kyun, will show you around. Join DON-chan and check out the new game’s latest features in this new promotional video!

Apart from showcasing the various game modes that are available in the title, Omiko City – the setting for this game – will also be featured in the video.

 
 

A new character Kumo-kyun has arrived!

A mysterious friend you meet in Omiko City, Kumo-kyun would be able to guide you through the city. He can even help you transform into various shapes!

The sound of the drums played by you and DON-Chan, combined with Kumo-kyun’s Thunder Power, bring huge excitement to the city. Let’s experience all that Omiko City has to offer with Kumo-kyun and become a Taiko Master!

Watch as the characters from Taiko no Tatsujin: The Anime! experience what Omiko City has to offer in this collaboration!

A “Wanted: Taiko Lovers!” sign had suddenly appeared in Omiko City, just beside a mysterious door. As Kotaro, DON-chan and the rest stepped through the door, they suddenly found themselves enshrouded in light – which then cleared to reveal an unknown town.

Ready to greet our confused party of travelers is a small cloud, who calls himself Kumo-kyun. Find out what adventures the characters will get into with Kumo-kyun in the anime!

What is Taiko no Tatsujin: The Anime! about?

Taiko no Tatsujin is now an original anime series, featuring an all-new cast of fully voiced characters! The anime features series-favorites such as DON-chan, Dog Wada, Lantern Eel, and Master Bachio, as well as new characters such as the protagonist, Kotaro.

Join him and his friends on their quest to become the greatest Taiko Masters in this YouTube-original anime series.

For more information about the anime, visit its official website: https://taiko-ch.net/anime/*

*This site is provided in Japanese.

Play over 500 additional songs with the new Taiko Music Pass!
Subscribe now and get the first seven days free!

Sign up for the Taiko Music Pass, the paid subscription service, to unlock over 500 songs to play in the game. This includes all in-game tracks as well as popular hits, anime classics, Vocaloid™ songs, game music, and even classical compositions!

New songs will be added to the line-up each month, while special DON-chan clothes will be made available as an exclusive offer for subscribers.

Ticket details

  •  30-Day Taiko Music Pass
  • 30-Day Taiko Music Pass (Automatic Renewal)
  • 90-Day Taiko Music Pass
  • 90-Day Taiko Music Pass (Automatic Renewal)
  • 7-Day Free Taiko Music Pass

*The 7-Day Free Taiko Music Pass can only be downloaded once per Nintendo account.

Exclusive offers for Taiko Music Pass subscribers

 

Special DON-chan clothes, Kumi Drum, will be made available for Taiko Music Pass subscribers

For more information, visit Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival official website: https://dondafulfestival-20th.taiko-ch.net/*

*This site is provided in Japanese.

 

Special Bonus Features for Players Owning Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun!

Special bonus features are available for players that own the previous title, Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun!.

Details of Special Bonus Features

1. Songs

  • “FURIFURI♪NORINORI♪”
  • “Gold Armor”
  • “Welcome to the Taiko Stadium!”

2. Title: “FURIFURI and NORINORI”

3. Clothes: “Gold DON-chan”

4. Special Name Plate

*The abovementioned songs may be made available as part of the paid subscription service Taiko Music Pass at a later date.
*Save data for the Nintendo Switch title “Taiko No Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun!” is required in order to acquire these special bonus features.
* To get the bonus features for Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun!, you will have to own the game and have play data.
*Content is subject to change without prior notice. Thank you for your understanding.

What is Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival?

 
 
 

A new Taiko no Tatsujin title is arriving on the Nintendo Switch™!

The setting for this new game is Omiko City, a town filled with Taiko-themed fun! Join forces with your partner, DON-chan, and new friend, Kumo-kyun, and aim to become a true Taiko Master!

This title contains more than what the previous title has to offer, such as featuring 76 new songs like recent smash hits “Gurenge”, “Feel Special” and “Racing into the Night”! Players would be able to play Concierge Mode, which allows them to brush up their skills by practicing difficult parts repeatedly until they master them, or Online Ranked Matches, which lets them battle other players from around the world!

Enjoy a wide range of other brand-new multi-player modes as well, including the Great Drum Toy War, where players would be able to create decks of toys to battle against each other, and DON-chan Band, where four drummers need to work together to make their concert a roaring success!

Drum to the beat of your heart with Taiko – be it solo or with friends! Have fun with the new paid subscription service, Taiko Music Pass, and play more than 500 songs at any time you like!

For more information onTaiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival or other Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia products, please visit our website or follow us on FacebookInstagramTwitter, and  YouTube.  

 

Title Information
Title: Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival
Platform: Nintendo Switch™
Release date: 22 September 2022
Number of players: 1-4 (1-4 for Don-chan band/ 1-2 for Taiko mode and Great Drum Toy War); Online:1~2
Copyright: Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival & ©Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.

 

Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival & ©Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.

About Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia Pte Ltd.
Bandai Namco Entertainment Asia Pte Ltd. part of BANDAI NAMCO Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN®, TEKKEN®, SOULCALIBUR®, NARUTO®, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN®, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA®, RIDGE RACER® and ACE COMBAT®. More information about the company and its products can be found at 
http://www.bandainamcoent.asia

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