Thanks to IGN PS2 for relaying the news that Namco has confirmed bizarre PlayStation 2 'object conglomeration' videogame Katamari Damacy for U.S. release
, as it's officially "due out on [North American] store shelves this September."
The article explains of the previously featured
PS2 title, thought "very unlikely"
to get a U.S. release at the time: "Your father, the great king, has inadvertently eliminated the stars from the sky and it's your job as his son to clean up the mess that he's created. To do so, players become a sticky rolling mass that can collect objects and items from all over the world"
- a review of the Japanese version
at Game Science explains gameplay further.