Coming from an Engadget interview with Keiichi Yano... "It's clear that there were things we could have done better and that was a good learning experience, but I actually don't regret making that decision, because it allowed us to engage...Show More Summary
The developers behind Project Rap Rabbit have reflected on the game's future, following the sadly-expected demise of its Kickstarter campaign. Project Rap Rabbit's crowdfunding campaign officially concluded at midnight UK time last night, although it had been clear for a while the game would not hit its goal. Show More Summary
Though our Kickstarter campaign hasn't gone the way we'd intended, our early stages of development have left us more determined than ever to bring Project Rap Rabbit to life. While you didn't see Project Rap Rabbit at any conferences...Show More Summary
The Kickstarter campaign for rhythm action game Project Rap Rabbit needs to raise another £700,000 in seven hours to be successful. Realistically, its success now looks very unlikely. The struggling project launched a month ago, but with mere hours left to run has only raised £159k of its £855k target. Show More Summary
The lineage of Project Rap Rabbit is clear to see in our first look at gameplay. Project Rap Rabbit creators have released the first gameplay footage of the rhythm action spiritual successor to PaRappa the Rapper. The video is more of a proof of concept, with many elements acting as placeholders. What’s hard to miss, […]
Kickstarter hopeful Project Rap Rabbit has released a slice of prototype gameplay footage in an attempt to bolster its faltering crowdfunding campaign. The rhythm-action project, a spiritual successor to cult classic Parappa the Rapper,...Show More Summary
I am so down for any rhythm game, especially one coming from the minds behind Parappa and Elite Beat Agents. I really hope this sucker hits the Switch funding mark, as lofty as it still is.
PQube (London, UK) June 7, 2017 – NanaOn-Sha and iNiS J are excited to announce that they will reveal the Project Rap Rabbit Gameplay Video in an exclusive developer update with Masaya Matsuura and Keiichi Yano. This Studio Live Stream...Show More Summary
Like PaRappa, Vib Ribbon or Gitaroo Man? This Kickstarter pitch may win you over too.
A portion of a Siliconera interview with Masaya Matsuura of NanaOnSha, and Keiichi Yano of iNiS J... S: That rap-battle element of Project Rap Rabbit is quite ambitious. What was the seed behind this more involving back-and-forth system? Yano: We wanted to create something that was new and fresh but at the same time familiar. Show More Summary
A portion of a Gematsu interview with Masaya Matsuura and Keiichi Yano... G: The goal for the Nintendo Switch version dropped from $4.95 million to $1.5 million, so could you speak to the thinking or reasoning behind that decision? Yano: “What were you thinking!?” G: No no, not that at all. Show More Summary
A portion of a USGamer interview with dev Keiichi Yano... USgamer: I'm curious to hear the genesis of Project Rap Rabbit. How did you and Masaya Matsuura get together? Keiichi Yano: Yeah, so, it happened last year, actually. The publisher...Show More Summary
The rhythm-based adventure game is in the works for both PS4 and PC, with Xbox One and Switch versions as stretch goals.
The following information comes from the KickStarter page for Project Rap Rabbit: Firstly – Another huge, huge thank you to everybody who’s backed, shared, liked, commented or even simply looked at Project Rap Rabbit so far. We’ve been blown away by the response since we first unveiled Project Rap Rabbit four days ago. Show More Summary
The creators of the rhythm game Project Rap Rabbit have pulled their own crowd-funding stretch goals, following feedback that it had set the goal for a Nintendo Switch version too high. In an update issued today, the team thanked the...Show More Summary
An explosive mix of Japanese folklore and traditional artwork, hip hop and humorous battle rap face-offs inspired by the Epic Rap Battles Of History YouTube series, Project Rap Rabbit (working title) is the next major game from the creators of PaRappa The Rapper, Vib-Ribbon, Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan and Gitaroo Man. Kickstarter here (thanks Phantomliger!)
Traditional rhythm games give players a series of set songs to tap along to. In Project Rap Rabbit, the newly-announced collaboration between Parappa the Rapper’s Masaya Matsuura and Gitaroo Man’s Keiichi Yano, players participate in rap battles powered by RPG-style dialogue trees. Read more...
Project Rap Rabbit is bringing together two legendary rhythm-action designers. Masaya Matsuura, PaRappa The Rapper and Vib-Ribbon creator at Nana-On Sha, is teaming up with Gitaroo Man’s Keiichi Yano of iNiS J on a new rhythm action project. It’s called Project Rap Rabbit, and was actually leaked earlier this month. Now we know why, as […]
Well, Project Rap Rabbit is definitely a thing, and has moved beyond its teaser status last week into a full-on video game. Due to the Kickstarter page that's live right now some new information has come to light, including its 16thShow More Summary
The creators of rhythm-action classics PaRappa the Rapper and Gitaroo Man are teaming up for a new game in the genre: Project Rap Rabbit. A trailer for the game was published over the weekend and has quickly gained a host of fans. And...Show More Summary