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Taito Legends (Windows)

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Description

Taito Legends consists of 29 of Taito's arcade games from the 80s and early 90s, including:Operation Wolf, Operation Thunderbolt and Space Gun all lack light gun support, but a gun cursor is placed on screen, in which the user can move around and manipulate.

Extras include video interviews with Space Invaders creator, Tomohiro Nishikado and Bubble Bobble creator, Fukio Mitsuji. 3D Models of Arcade Cabinets and Original Arcade Flyer Artwork is also included.

Screenshots

Taito Legends Windows Select games feature viewable scanned promotional material.
Taito Legends Windows Each game features a rendering of its original cabinet including additional material such as guns and/or scopes.
Taito Legends Windows Title Screen.
Taito Legends Windows Some games also feature interviews with the original developer(s).

Alternate Titles

  • "Taito传奇" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Taito Memories Vol. 1" -- Japanese title

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The Press Says

Retro Gamer Dec, 2005 88 out of 100 88
Game Informer Magazine Jan, 2006 8.5 out of 10 85
1UP Nov 11, 2005 7.5 out of 10 75
PC Powerplay Mar 01, 2006 73 out of 100 73
PC Action Mar 02, 2006 70 out of 100 70
PC Games (Germany) Jan 23, 2006 63 out of 100 63
GameStar (Germany) Jan, 2006 60 out of 100 60
Jeuxvideo.com Oct 31, 2005 10 out of 20 50

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Trivia

Operation Wolf and Operation Thunderbolt are omitted in the German release of Taito Legends.

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*Katakis* (37744) added Taito Legends (Windows) on Feb 15, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Corn Popper (69569)