Taito

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Taito
Type Subsidiary of Square Enix
Founded August 24, 1953
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Key people Michael Kogan
Industry video games
Products Video games
Employees 645
Website http://www.taito.com/

Taito is a Japanese video game developer and publisher.

History

Taito was founded by Michael Kogan on August 24, 1953 as Taito Trading Company.

Video games developed by Taito owned by the WEC Museum

Title Platforms Released Added to museum Notes
Bubble Bobble Nintendo Entertainment System 2019 May 4, 2019 The WEC Museum owns the NES Classic Edition, on which a port of Taito's 1986 arcade game by Toei Company is included.
Darius Sega Genesis 2019 May 4, 2019 The WEC Museum owns the Sega Genesis Mini, on which a port of Taito's 1987 arcade game by M2, based on the work by Hidecade, is included.
Puzzle Bobble Mini Neo Geo Pocket Color 1999 December 30, 1999 The European version of Bust a Move Pocket.
Renegade Arcade 2018 August 16, 2018 Hamster's Nintendo Switch emulation of the 1986 arcade game, by Technōs with graphic changes by Taito for the North American market.