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Taito Introduces ChoiKARA, the company first compact Karaoke booth

Finally Taito made it! Introduced at AOU 2010 and 2011, Taito’s ChoiKARA is now available in several amusement centers and game arcades center in Japan. The ChoiKARA is the equivalent of a Phone booth but for Karaoke. Capable to fit on[...]
Taito Introduces ChoiKARA, the company first compact Karaoke booth
Taito Introduces ChoiKARA, the company first compact Karaoke booth

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AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!

Year-by-Year the AOU or All Nippon Amusement Machine Operator’s Union Show taking place far, far away from Tokyo at Makuhari Messe, tends to shrink little by little. Yes, like almost everywhere around the world, arcade games do not att[...]
AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!
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Taito Station to get Softbank Mobile Wi-Fi

Softbank Mobile have announced that Taito’s game-oriented amusement centers, Taito Station, will be wired with Softbank Mobile Wi-Fi starting next month. Not all of the 121 Taito Stations will receive the service, but Softbank us[...]
Taito Station to get Softbank Mobile Wi-Fi

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[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

We still have some stuff on TGS 2010, but today being a public holiday, we will post them tomorrow, anyway here you are a rather long (12 Minutes) video of the 2010 TGS where you will find babes, games demo and other wonders… So [...]
[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

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JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010, Goodies

JAMMA Arcade Expo is not just about games, but also about goodies. In Japan like in the rest of the world, you can win random prizes at different games – like UFO Catchers, for example. The difference, however, is that in Japan p[...]
JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010, Goodies
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[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010

Taking place usually one week before the TGS (Tokyo Game Show), the JAMMA Arcade Expo is “The” show for all amusement machinery and goodies. And this year, I have to admit that there were very few that stood-up and were worth our inter[...]
[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010
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[Hands-on] Darius Burst: Another Chronicle

Announced earlier this month, and scheduled to hit the Japanese Market by the end of the year, “Dariusburst: Another Chronicle” is the latest Taito’s Arcade game that we had the chance to test. 13 years after Darius, a horizontally-scr[...]
[Hands-on] Darius Burst: Another Chronicle
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Taito releasing in Japan a new Super Wide Screen Darius Arcade

Taito Japan will released as early as next week across different Arcade center their latest Opus of Darius : “DariusBurst Another Chronicle” in a unique Super Wide Screen (142×40 Inch) Arcade aimed to give you the thrilled of your[...]
Taito releasing in Japan a new Super Wide Screen Darius Arcade
Taito releasing in Japan a new Super Wide Screen Darius Arcade

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Amusement Machine Show 2009

Last Thursday and Friday the Amusement Machine Show 2009 was held at Makuhari Messe, … And to be honest if 2008 was not that great, 2009 was… way worse. Here’s what we had the chance to play with and see. Download video Banpresto[...]
Amusement Machine Show 2009
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Hopping Road from Taito, Let’s “Hop” Together! Video Review

The AOU was held in Tokyo this week-end. AOU stands for All “Nippon Amusement Machine Operator’s Union” and we were kindly invited by Taito to test their latest arcade game, “Hopping Road”… They had a huge booth with a lot [...]
Hopping Road from Taito, Let’s “Hop” Together! Video Review
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Hopping Road from Taito, Let’s “Hop” Together! Video Review

The AOU was held in Tokyo this week-end. AOU stands for All “Nippon Amusement Machine Operator’s Union” and we were kindly invited by Taito to test their latest arcade game, “Hopping Road”… They had a huge booth with a lot [...]
Hopping Road from Taito, Let’s “Hop” Together!  Video Review
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Buy a MicroSD Card and Play Space Invaders for Free

The Japanese company Hagiwara in partnership with Taito will release two microSD cards (1GB and 2GB). Our cards include a special link to browse with your mobile phone and play Space Invaders (from your mobile phone) three times for fr[...]
Buy a MicroSD Card and Play Space Invaders for Free

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AOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-on

Lost among a huge amount of arcade games we stumbled upon SPACE INVADER EXTREME for PSP and Nintendo DS (Taito). This OLD school shoot brings back a lot of memories, and is a timeless masterpiece. The adaptation on both the NDS and the[...]
AOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-on
AOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-onAOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-onAOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-onAOU 2008: Space Invader Extreme PSP and DS Hands-on

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