parappa the rapper

Game Concept and Description
PaRappa the Rapper is a rapping puppy whose rhymes you control in this rhythm. Regarded as the original music game, originally released in 1997

Game Release Dates and Sales Performance
Re-released July 2007 on PSP

Game Target Demo
Kids through adult

Marketing Initiatives
SCEA has provided extensive marketing & advertising support including a dedicated fan site.
The company has added support for wireless networking. In ad-hoc mode, gamers will be able to compete against three other players wirelessly, and SCEA will also be providing downloadable content via the PSP infrastructure connection.