English Version of Taiko Drum Master: Drum Session Launches October 26

Bandai Namco has announced the release date for the English version Taiko Drum Master: Drum Session!.

The latest in their ongoing music-rhythm franchise will launch on October 26th, the same day as the Japanese release. Featured above, you can view a new trailer showcasing the game and its features.

The English release is coming to Southeast Asia, meaning it will have English subtitles over its Japanese audio. For the importers out there – retailers like Play-Asia offer the English release.

Here’s a rundown on the game:

Taiko No Tatsujin: Drum Session! will include several game modes for users to enjoy. With over 70 tunes ranging from latest hits, classics, variety and OST songs, users can play remotely with friends and family in “Friend Session Play” mode, or challenge popular characters and celebrities to a game in “Guest Session Play” mode. Plenty of exciting content awaits!

Brandon Orselli


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    Oops wrong franchise.

  • Envy-Noson

    Mah jam

  • sanic

    The one with the drum controller is sold out so pass


    When this releases for PC, the PS2 drums should work with a PS2 to USB adapter, right?

  • luggage lad

    when PS4 emulators come out… or someone dumbs the arcade

  • reckloose

    I wonder if the controller can be used on PC with osu!’s own taiko drum mode. https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/30bd09193734bc073e478aca596886b835ea799caf85d739f558941a17b24f11.jpg

  • InfectedAI

    I wonder what the chances of them restocking are? Still hoping the Vita version of Gundam Breaker 3: Break Edition restocks.

  • perfectsword

    Will the menus be in English or Japanese?