Katamari Damacy Director's Newest Game to Debut at PARTY 2013
posted on by Sarah Nelkin
Katamari Damacy director Keita Takahashi revealed on his studio uvula's website that he will be debuting his newest game titled Tenya Wanya Teens (Topsy-Turvy Teens) at the "PARTY" event in San Francisco, California on March 27. The two-player party game uses a unique game pad that features not only a classic arcade joystick, but also 16 different buttons.
The game will later be previewed at the Experimental Gameplay Workshop game developer's conference on March 29. A prototype for Katamari Damacy was originally submitted to the same conference in 2005.
Katamari Damacy first appeared on the PlayStation 2 in both North America and Japan in 2004. The game went on to spawn several follow-up titles, including Touch My Katamari which shipped for the PlayStation Vita in Japan and overseas.