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Taiko Drum Master: Session de Dodon ga Don! will launch for PlayStation 4 in Japan on October 26, Bandai Namco announced.
The Japanese drum rhythm action game Taiko No Tatsujin will be available by itself for 6,100 yen or bundled with the “Drum and Drumsticks for PlayStation 4” controller for 9,980 yen. A digital “Deluxe Version” including the “Donda Pack Vol. 1 to 6 Set” Season Pass will also be available for 9,288 yen.
The Season Pass can also be purchased by itself for 2,700 yen. It includes six music packs, each containing five additional songs. Outside of the Season Pass, each pack can be purchased individually for 540 yen. The release dates for each pack are as follows:
- Donda Pack Vol. 1 – October 26, 2017
- Donda Pack Vol. 2 – November 2017
- Donda Pack Vol. 3 – December 2017
- Donda Pack Vol 4. – January 2018
- Donda Pack Vol. 5 – February 2018
- Donda Pack Vol. 6 – March 2018
One of the main features of Taiko Drum Master: Session de Dodon ga Don!, Bandai Namco’s upcoming Japanese drum rhythm action game for PlayStation 4, is “Guest Session Performance.” Through this mode, you can perform with popular characters. In addition to Doraemon, who was previously revealed, the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu confirms that Hello Kitty, Hatsune Miku, Pac-Man, and Heihachi Mishima will also appear.
The magazine also confirms one new tidbit about the game’s online mode. By battling against the performance data of other players from all over the country based on your level and winning, your rank will rise.
Watch a new trailer below.
More on the Bandai Namco website: Taiko Drum Master but you’ll need Google translate 😉