Wii U

The New Taiko: Drum Master Game Previews Its J-Pop And Anime Tracks



Taiko no Tatsujin is celebrating its series’ 15th anniversary with a new Wii U title called Taiko: Drum Master the Grand Friends Gathering Strategy. Famitsu shares a look at some of the tracks of the game in addition to a few new features.



The above shows us some of the tracks that will be in the new Taiko: Drum Master game. Here’s what we have so far:




  • “Oh! Rival” from Case Closed: Sunflowers of Inferno
  • “360°”  from Doraemon: Nobita Drifts in the Universe
  • “OLA!” from Crayon Shin-Chan: My Moving Story! Cactus Large Attack!
  • “Muetaki no Girlfriend” by Sakurako Ohara
  • “Anata ni Koi wo Shite Mimashita” by chay
  • “Hello, World!” by Bump of Chicken
  • “Netsujou no Spectrum” by Ikimono-gakari
  • “RPG” by Sekai no Owari
  • “Ai wo Komete Hanataba wo” by Superfly
  • “Ai Uta” by GReeeeeN




  • “Karakuri Piero” by 40mP
  • “Tokyo Teddy Bear” by Neru
  • “Imitation Black” by SCL Project (natsuP) feat. VanaN’Ice




  • “Hard Knock Days” from One Piece
  • “Jinriki Hongan Revolution” from Assassination Classroom
  • “Ashita no Hikari” from World Trigger
  • “Day x Day” from Gintama
  • “Kaze” from Naruto Shippuden
  • Dream Parade” from Prisim Paradise
  • “Getta Ban Ban (Mad-Paced Getter)” from Pokémon XY
  • “Lapiz Lazuli” from The Heroic Legend of Arslan Warriors
  • “Believe in Yourself” from Baby Steps
  • “Miracle Go!” from Princess Pretty Cure
  • “Database” from Log Horizon


Video Games:


  • “God Mission Series Theme Song” from Dragon Ball Heroes




  • “Rainmaker” from Kazuchika Okada’s entrance theme of New Japan Pro Wrestling
  • “8.6-sec Bazooka” from Lassen Gorelai
  • “Attakaindakara” from Kumamushi


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In Taiko: Drum Master the Grand Friends Gathering Strategy, Katsu will take on the role of the protagonist, and the new mode called “Grand Friends Gathering Strategy” will be about him becoming the most popular guy in town.


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In order to do so, you’ll need to participate in missions, and upon doing so, the characters will show up to play at the house.


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Taiko: Drum Master the Grand Friends Gathering Strategy will release on November 26, 2015 for Wii U in Japan. Its 15th Anniversary Box edition features a 5-piece magnet set, a rubber strap, and a bunch of little stickers.

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