"Drone Tactics (Konchuu Wars in Japan) is a turn-based strategy game developed and published in Japan by Success and published in North America by Atlus exclusively for the Nintendo DS, which was released on May 13, 2008. The player controls giant robot insects called "Drones". The Drones have more than 100 different customizable weapons and upgrades. Alongside dozens of campaign operations in the game's story mode, the game features over 70 maps and local multiplayer play. The story follows two young school children named Yamato and Tsubasa who find two small insects, a butterfly named Y-Ite and a rhino beetle named K-Buto. The insects came from a world called Cimexus and were looking for human allies to save their home world from an impeding threat called the Black Swarm. The two children agree to help and head to Cimexus to fight the Black Swarm. The game soundtrack is performed by Motoi Sakuraba."
Motoi Sakuraba has also arranged music for Tales of Phantasia, Star Ocean, Valkyrie Profile, Baten Kaitos and Super Smash Bros. Brawl.