Taiko Drum Master Vita Song List, Video Revealed

Bandai Namco has added another game to the Vita’s growing library of Japanese music games, announcing a new Taiko no Tatsujin (called Taiko Drum Master internationally) title. Called simply Taiko no Tatsujin: V Version, it will include the series’s classic rhythm gameplay plus an RPG-type “Donda Quest,” which will feature many signature Bandai Namco characters.

To date, confirmed songs include:

From Video Games

To Make the End of Battle (Ys I & II Chronicles)

Ashita he no Kodou (The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki)

Let’s Kouken! Koi no Choueki ha 1,000,000-Nen (Freedom Wars)

Blood Rage (God Eater 2: Rage Burst)

Daddy MULK (Ninja Warriors)

The Idolmaster (The IdolM@aster)

Comona (Ace Combat 04)

Tales of Zestiria Medly

Abyss of Hell (Tekken Revolution)


Lost One no Goukoku

Ren’nai Saiban

Plus Danshi

Noushou Sakuretsu Girl


Roku-chou Nen to Ichiya Monogatari

Yobanashi Deceive

Ama no Jyaku

Streaming Heart

EDY Electrical Dancing Yoga

Seisou Bakuretsu Boy


Crossing Field (Sword Art Online)

Ideal White (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works)

Blazing (Gundam Reconguista in G)

Only My Railgun (A Certain Scientific Railgun)

Star!! (The Idolm@ster: Cinderella Girls)

Seishun Satsubatsu Ron (Assassination Classroom)

Kimi no Shiranai Monogatari (Bakemonogatari)

Butter-Fly (Digimon Adventure)

Magi-Love 1000% (Uta no Prince-Sama)

Cruel Angel’s Thesis (Evangelion)

Guren no Yumiya (Attack on Titan)


Gimme Choco!!

Digital Mogra

Follow Me

Koisuru Fortune COokie


Natsu Matsuri


Doughnut Hole

Senbonzakura ver. Sachiko Kobayashi

Yawaraka Sensha

Sachisachi ni Shiteageru

Namco Original

Kurokami Chronicle

Cross Blue


Jikuu Chou Sousa 2-Ka

Iosys Aki no Nikushoku Matsuri

Yamatai Night Party



Kare Kano Kanon

You can see a bit of game footage in the video below. Skip to a few seconds after the 3-minute mark to cut to the goods:

More songs have yet to be announced, and DLC will be available after launch.  Prospective players can vote on what DLC songs they’d like to see by visiting this page.

Taiko Drum Master: V Version will be available Japan on July 9 and sell for 5,690 yen (roughly $47 USD before applicable taxes). North American and European release dates or plans have not been announced. You can browse Bandai Namco’s official Japanese website here.

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