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American Logo of the Rhythm Heaven series

The Rhythm Heaven series (known as the Rhythm Paradise series in Europe, the Rhythm Tengoku series in Japan, and the Rhythm World series in Korea) is a Nintendo series that contains several rhythm games with nice soundtracks composed by the Japanese song writer and producer Tsunku♂.



  • リズム天国(てんごく) [Rizumu Tengoku, lit. meaning Rhythm Heaven/Paradise] - A Japanese, Game Boy Advance game started the series. The games makes use of the A button, B button, and the D-Pad.
  • Rhythm Heaven (Rhythm Paradise) - The sequel of the original game, this one was for DS and was released worldwide, therefore giving the series popularity. Unlike the first, it makes use of the touch screen.
  • Rhythm Heaven Fever (Beat the Beat: Rhythm Paradise) - The sequel of Rhythm Heaven for the Wii, and thus the third game in overall. This one returned to the usage of the buttons, but was limited to the A button and a combination of the A and B buttons.
  • Rhythm Heaven Megamix (Rhythm Paradise Megamix) is the fourth and last game of the series and is available on the 3DS. This game reused games from the previous three. Unlike it's DS version, it uses A, B, & the D-Pad. The touch screen can also be used, abet with just tapping & holding.



Recurring Characters

  • Barista: Also known as the Dog. He's a small dog with a headset. He is, as the barista, always unseen, and was officially revealed as the Barista in the Cast roll of Rhythm Heaven Fever.
  • Karate Joe: The character from the Karate Man (aka Karateka) games, and so far appeared in all Rhythm Heaven games.
  • The Wandering Samurai: The character from the Samurai Slice games. Like Karate Joe, he appeared in every game so far.
  • Rhythm Girls: A bunch of young girls wearing red dresses, with one exception. The girl from Tap Trial is one of them.
  • Monkeys: Various species of monkeys always appear in at least one minigame per game.

Other Canon Characters

  • Marshal, Cam and Miss Ribbon - The hosts of Rhythm Heaven Fever.
  • Chorus Kids - Three white boys from the Glee Club minigames.
  • Tibby: The main character of Rhythm Heaven Megamix.
  • Pop Singer: An idol from the Fan Club minigame.
  • Reporter & Wrestler: This duo is from the minigame Ringside.
  • Play-Yan: The white-skinned character from the minigame Night Walk.

Fanon Characters

Fantendo Series
Canon Angry Birds | Animal Crossing | ARMS | Banjo-Kazooie | Bomberman | Chibi-Robo! | Donkey Kong | Earthbound | Final Fantasy | Fire Emblem | F-Zero | Ice Climber | Kingdom Hearts | Kid Icarus | Kirby | Kirby Super Star | Legend of Zelda, The | Luigi's Mansion | Super Mario (subseries: Mario Kart | New Super Mario Bros. | Paper Mario | Dr. Mario | Mario & Luigi) | Mega Man | Metroid | Pokémon | Punch-Out!! | Sonic the Hedgehog | Splatoon | Star Fox | Starfy | Super Smash Bros. | Scribblenauts | Wario | Yoshi
Fanon Ability | Baby Kart | Bombell | Clyde | Dark Destroyers | Dashed Koopa | Diaper Duty | Fandemonium | Fantendo Smash Bros. | Fanon Trapped | Fantendo Saga | Fantendo Kart | Fantendo Origins | Fantendo RPG | Flame | Godzilla |Hark & Flame | Koopa Warriors | Lava Path | Lemmykoopa24 | Lego Nintendo | Litle P & Sandslash | Magical Bear | Magical Snowman | Mario Forever | McBoo | Megaman Universe | Mega Man Turbo | MKTV | Neverworld | Nintendo Plays | Paper Partners | Police Acadamy | PocketFan With | Radioactive | Ranzatsu | Sonic Speedball RPG | Super Mario Adventures | Super Mario Powers | Super Nintendo | Sonic Party | Survivor Fan | Super Mario Bros. (LuckyEmile edition) | RedYoshi | TaBooki | Torn Dreams | TriHeroes | Ultra Mario | Wario & Waluigi | Wheelzen | YoshiEgg
Original 3.14 | Amazing Bob!, The | Archipeligo | Ballmaze | Battle of Bracelets | Black Night | Bowie (series) | Curse of Life, the | David | Delicious | Doodleland | Ella-Metals | Emotion Spectrum | Fandro RPG | Fire & Ice | Game Freak / HACKED | Ghost Smile | [ Hooves | Jack | Omegaverse: Confidential | Masterpiece | Mick | Micool | The World | Malicious | Meta-Form | Maven the Lynx | Mystic | Night of Thieves | PalmMan | Pencil and Paper | Nightwolf | Project Vulcan | Pusher's Pile | Redwolf Not Nightwolf | Sky Warriors | Something Evil This Way Comes | Sinless | Speed Rush | Teardrop | Tesuto of the Nopperabo | The Adventures of White | TOSWALAUNTIDNWTR | Tigzon | Ultimate End | Untitled Fantendo Story, The | Voidverse | Voidverse Future | VOLT | Wheelie Penguin | Ybrik| Koby
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