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Leaked Famitsu Scan reveals Darius Burst for PSP

Hooray for Taito. After screenshots surfaced hinting at an HD remake of Raystorm on XBLA, a recently leaked Famitsu scan tells us the company is set to revive another of its classic shooter franchises with Darius Burst for PSP. Soon you can...

 
 
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Review: Space Bust-A-Move

Ah, Bust-A-Move. No matter how many incarnations of the little game seem to come about, I'm always interested in playing another one and losing myself in that mindless but addictive puzzle action. Naturally, as soon as I saw that Square Eni...

 
 
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Review: Space Invaders: Infinity Gene

You may have noticed that I've been anticipating Taito's Space Invaders: Infinity Gene pretty heavily since it was first announced for the iPhone. Originally released in Japan on mobile phones that aren't sold anywhere else, I thought this ...

 
 
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New gameplay trailer for Space Invaders: Infinity Gene

Taito has just updated its YouTube channel with a new official trailer for its upcoming iPhone title, Space Invaders: Infinity Gene. This is the game whose announcement had my heart all aflutter a few weeks back, and now we're getting a loo...

 
 
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RetRose Tinted: Rastan

[A critical eye takes time to develop. RetRose Tinted is a regular column in which I re-examine games of yesteryear to see if my memories of them live up to the reality.] Rastan is a game which I actively sought out as a child. Every time I...

 
 
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Space Invaders: Infinity Gene coming to iPhone

Being the massive Space Invaders fan that I am, I've had an ear open for any word regarding a little-known addition to the franchise, called Space Invaders: Infinity Gene. Originally a Japan-only release for mobile phones, it was looking li...

 
 
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New Space Bust-A-Move trailer is filled with bubble popping

Bust-A-Move is like crack as it’s always such an addicting experience. Well, all puzzle games are extremely addicting to me but especially the Bust-A-Move series. So, a new Bust-A-Move game is coming out for the Nintendo DS and it&r...

 
 
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Qix headed to XBLA, possibly Minter-ized

According to ze German USK rating board, which is famous for spilling the beans on many an unannounced Taito remake headed for the land of downloadable games, the classic arcade title Qix is on its way to XBLA, (and if history is any indica...

 
 
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Bust-A-Move Live! coming to your 360? It's highly likely

If you're a fan of the Bust-A-Move series, you likely already own several versions of the puzzler, but what's one more? The ESRB has rated Bust-A-Move Live! for Xbox Live Arcade, and unfortunately there's little information beyond that, but...

 
 
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New screens for Taito's next Space Invaders, Puzzle Bobble

Two new Taito games are headed to the Nintendo DS, and we have screenshots and details for both of them.Bub and Bob set off into space in Puzzle Bobble Galaxy. Out to save the universe, they get back to shooting colored bubbles out of their...

 
 
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Bubble Bobble NEO headed to Xbox LIVE Arcade

According to a rating found on Germany's USK ratings board Web site, Taito is set to bring a title called Bubble Bobble NEO to the Xbox 360. Previously rumors floating around the Internet have indicate the game would be coming to Xbox ...

 
 
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Square Enix confirms release date for Bubble Bobble Plus!

In February Bubble Bobble Wii came to Japanese WiiWare, and I was oohing and aahing over it in hopes I might get to play one of my classic favorites with tons of extra maps including expert map packs. It seems that my wish will come true, a...

 
 
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Taito enters Android Market, ready to drain your G1's battery

Taito has announed today that it has begun distributing the classic games Space Invaders and Arkanoid Doh It Again on the Android Market. Even though both games have been on the market for a week. OLD! The deal is that each game costs $5....

 
 
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Rumortoid: Space Invaders Extreme 2 in the works?

It seems that Play Asia has been a source of game announcement leaks lately, dropping news of Strikers 1945 and Crimsongem Saga. Hopefully it's going to be three for three, as it now contains a listing for Space Invaders Extreme 2. Play Asi...

 
 
 
 
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Bargain Bin Laden #26: Taito Legends 1 & 2

[Hey all, Linde here. I know it's been awhile since I've been regular with the BBL updates, but what with review crew and Podtoid and all, keeping it up to date has been kinda tough. But rather than let the ol' column fizzle and die while I...

 
 
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Flaming eyes on your phone: Cooking Mama goes mobile

North Americans: You'll just have to take my word on this, but (some) Japanese mobile phone games are incredible. At TGS, we played fully-3D, motion-sensitive titles that had some actual depth and gameplay, and we came away totally jealous....

 
 
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TGS 2007: Booth tours for Takara Tomy and Taito

Continuing with our 2007 Tokyo Game Show booth tours, we bring you pictures from the smaller booths of Takara Tomy and Taito.While the Taito booth only had a few playable games for show, the ones they did have had no problems drawing in att...

 
 
 
 
 




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