|Steambot Chronicles: Battle Tournament|
North American cover art
|Developer(s)||Irem Software Engineering|
|Mode(s)||Single-player, multiplayer, Ad Hoc (1-4 Players), GameSharing|
Steambot Chronicles: Battle Tournament (ポンコツ浪漫大活劇バンピートロット ビーグルバトルトーナメント Ponkotsu Roman Daikatsugeki Bumpy Trot: Vehicle Battle Tournament) is an action-adventure game for the PlayStation Portable handheld that features a sandbox style of play. The game was developed by Irem Software Engineering in Japan and is published by Atlus in North America.
It is a spinoff of Steambot Chronicles, a 2005 PlayStation 2 title. A sequel to Steambot Chronicles, called Bumpy Trot 2, was announced and shown at the 2006 Tokyo Game Show, though it was officially cancelled in 2011. Blocks Club with Bumpy Trot is another spinoff title, originally released for the PlayStation 2 and later ported to the PlayStation Portable.