For years the Patapon tribe has lived in the desolate frontier; driven from their home by the evil Zigoton army. Behind the Patapons cute exterior; lies a fierce warrior spirit that can only be commanded by the beat of their Gods war drum. They wait for the day that the Almighty will return; to lead them against their enemies and bring them back to their homeland. Finally their wait has come to an end as the drums of war are heard once again.
- Rhythm and Action Collide €“ Master up to six different drumbeats to command the Patapon troops to march attack defend power up retreat and use magic. Combine the various chains of drumbeats to address each unique level leading the Patapons to victory over the Zigoton enemy forces.
- Strategic Gaming €“ Patapon delivers a strong element of strategy by requiring players to properly customize and build up the Patapon army arm each soldier with particular weapons and armor and position them correctly