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'Taito Legends 2' (PS2/Xbox/PC) Announced

by Rainier on Nov. 10, 2005 @ 12:48 p.m. PST

While Taito Legends barely shipped in North America last month, Empire interactive budget lable Xplosiv already announced a sequel. Taito Legends 2 will compliment the first collection and fulfill the wishes of many retro gamers dreams with 40 additional titles including Darius Gaiden, Puzzle Bobble 2, Space Invaders DX, Elevator Action Returns, Rastan 2, Qix and many others.

Spanning 25 years these titles represent the complete history of gaming, covering three decades in two great packs.

Taito will forever be known as the company that gave birth to the gaming revolution with Space Invaders. However, since that gaming milestone in 1978 Taito have been innovators and pioneers in the history of arcade gaming, creating new genres and pushing gameplay to the limit. Taito Legends 2 will maintain the quality and momentum set by Taito Legends, which received exceptional reviews on its release.

"Taito Legends 2 is the ultimate companion to the best selling Taito Legends, which went straight to number one in the charts" says James Spice, General Manager Xplosiv. He adds "After the success of Taito Legends we have listened to the fans to bring them a 2nd collection that contains the games that they have been clamouring for and will complete their classic Taito collection."

Taito Legends 2 includes:

  • Lunar Rescue
  • Alpine Ski
  • The Fairyland Story
  • KiKi KaiKai
  • Kuri Kinton
  • Syvalion
  • Bonze Adventure
  • Cameltry
  • Don Doko Don
  • Super Space Invaders 91
  • Growl
  • PuLiRuLa
  • Metal Black
  • Grid Seeker: Project Storm Hammer
  • Space Invaders DX
  • Darius Gaiden
  • Dungeon Magic
  • Elevator Action Returns
  • Cleopatra Fortune
  • Puchi Carat
  • Crazy Balloon
  • Balloon Bomber
  • Qix
  • Wild Western
  • Chack'n' Pop
  • Frontline
  • Legend of Kage
  • Rastan 2
  • Raimais
  • Insector X
  • Violence Fight
  • Gun Frontier
  • Football Champ (Hat-Trick Hero)
  • Liquid Kids
  • Arabian Magic
  • Space Invaders 95
  • Gekirindan
  • Puzzle Bobble 2
  • Ray Storm
  • G Darius

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