1001 Video GamesThe PS1 version of PaRappa the Rapper appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
Japanese TV AdsIn the Japanese PlayStation TV ads, PaRappa shared a house with Crash Bandicoot with hilarious consequences.
AwardsThe game received the Best New Concept in Game Design Award in PSExtreme Magazine's 1997 Extreme Awards (Vol. 3, Iss. 3).
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