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These Katamari Damacy cookies are too cute to eat

Katamari Damacy is back in our lives with the recently released Katamari Damacy Reroll for Nintendo Switch and PC, but did it ever leave in the first place? Not a chance! A large part of that can be credited to the oddball series' adoring f...

 
 
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Review: Katamari Damacy REROLL

It’s been 14 years since Katamari Damacy graced us with its bizarro charm and broken family dynamics, but the King of All Cosmos is back in full HD and it’s up to you to do the (literal) groundwork so the universe can be whole...

 
 
 
 
 
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Katamari Damacy Reroll is a remaster bound for Switch and PC

[Update: Katamari Damacy Reroll is heading to Nintendo Switch digitally on November 30, with a physical release planned for later this winter. The Steam version is set for December 7.] I love it when a juicy trademark listing pans out with ...

 
 
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Katamari Damacy Encore trademark spotted

Here's hoping a certain prince rolls into Tokyo Game Show later this month. Watchful Katamari Damacy fans noticed two recently-filed trademarks for Bandai Namco's roll-'em-up series. The first, Katamari Damacy Reroll, was registered in Euro...

 
 
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The Katamari Damacy soundtrack is getting a vinyl release

Katamari Damacy has one of the most amazing and instantly recognizable soundtracks I've ever heard and pretty soon you'll be able to own it on vinyl all thanks to Mondo.   The site is going to start taking pre-orders for the LP th...

 
 
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Amazing Katamari Damacy is now available on Android

I apparently missed the announcement of Amazing Katamari Damacy, a free-to-play endless runner themed around Bandai Namco's consumerism simulator. It released sometime ago on iOS (to which no one on staff can actually find a date and the of...

 
 
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That Katamari clicker is now available worldwide

Tap My Katamari is now available for iOS and Android platforms the world over. While the free-to-play spin-off has been out in some regions since January, other markets, including the United States, haven't been abl...

 
 
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Bandai Namco files trademark for Amazing Katamari Damacy

Bandai Namco has registered an European trademark for “Amazing Katamari Damacy”.  The listing was spotted by NeoGAFfer ekim (via IGN). All we know is that the trademark was filed yesterday by Bandai Namco under classificati...

 
 
 
 
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Bandai Namco is cooking up Tap My Katamari

Katamari Damacy has such a strong hook and delightfully offbeat vibe, it's hard to imagine I'll ever grow tired of the series. It's been a few years, now. We're due for another installment. If a recent trademark and domain are anything to g...

 
 
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Experience Points .21: Katamari Damacy

Experience Points is a series in which I highlight some of the most memorable things about a particular game. These can include anything from a specific scene or moment, a character, a weapon or item, a level or location, a part of the soun...

 
 
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Katamari designer's new game Wattam is all warm and fuzzy

"Oh, thank eff. There's a trailer!" A couple weeks ago, I saw Wattam, a near-indescribable game from Funomena and the creator of Katamari Damacy, Keita Takahashi, at a pre-E3 event. (He had excellent socks.) I'd heard that name before, Wat...

 
 
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Close out Earth Day with a little Katamari Damacy

Chris gave a nod to Final Fantasy's Geomancer in honor of Earth Day, which I thought was an original choice. It got me thinking about games that are ever so vaguely related to the celebration. I'm sure you have one in mind. Well, I couldn'...

 
 
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Katamari creator teams with former EA designer for Wattam

Wattam is a new PS4 exclusive from Robin Hunicke (Boom Blocks, My Sims) and Keita Takahashi (Katamari Damacy, Noby Noby Boy, Tenya Wanya Teens). The game was inspired by Takahashi's experiences playing with his two year old son, as th...

 
 
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Katamari Damacy composers confirmed for MAGFest 13

MAGFest, the Music and Games Festival, is going into its thirteenth year, and to celebrate they have some big musical guests lined up. Katamari Damacy composers Yuu Miyake and Yoshihito Yano will be...rolling into town this January. M...

 
 
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More beautiful game-inspired woodblock prints you can buy

We've shown off Jed Henry's Japanese woodblock renditions of game characters before. I'm still in love with that original Samus one. But Henry's catalog is growing, to my wallet's growing concern. Shadow of the Colossus, Final Fantasy VI, K...

 
 
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Yoga ball is the best way to play Katamari

I don't know if controllers will cut it after watching the unabashed joy on the faces of folk playing Katamari Damacy with a yoga ball turned controller while the screen is projected onto the side of a building. The video comes from London...

 
 
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Katamari creator goes indie, joins former Journey devs

Kamatari creator Keita Takahashi is working a new game with Funomena, a fledgling indie studio founded earlier this year by former thatgamecompany developers. Announced at the Horizon conference in Los Angeles yesterday, the team also inclu...

 
 
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Katamari Damacy trundles to PlayStation Network next week

Katamari Damacy is coming to PlayStation Network! Announced during this week's PlayStation Blogcast, the first entry in Namco Bandai's acid trip of a series is set to arrive as a part of next Tuesday's PlayStation Store update.   ...

 
 
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Cryamore demo is live, composer covers Katamari

Double Cryamore news, everybody! First off is the GDC demo's release to the public. I haven't had a chance to test it out myself (it looks like it will take around 7 hours to download), but it's free, so I can't be too bitter about sl...

 
 
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Katamari creator teases Tenya Wanya Teens

Keita Takahashi, the man behind Katamari Damacy and Noby Noby Boy, in collaboration with Venus Patrol, has revealed a bit about his upcoming game, Tenya Wanya Teens. While there isn't much information out there yet, we do have a piece of ar...

 
 




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