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Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun

Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version! had previously been announced only for a Japanese release. Today though, Bandai Namco revealed that an English version is being prepared for Asia. A release is planned for August 9.

Japan is getting Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version! slightly earlier on July 19. It will feature Japanese voice-overs along with Japanese, Chinese, and Korean text. English text will be included in a free patch on August 9.

Bandai Namco issued the first commercial for Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version!, coming to Japan in July. View it below.

-Performance characters

A new element is performance characters, each performance character has a skill that supports your performance. There are two performance characters being Kirby and Squid from Splatoon.

Now that Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version! has a confirmed July 19 release date in Japan, Bandai Namco has shared the official boxart. We have it above.

Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version! was previously given a summer release window in Japan. Today, Bandai Namco announced a final release date of July 19.

We have the first trailer for Taiko Drum Master: Nintendo Switch Version! below. It shows Kirby and Inkling from Splatoon as performance characters.