ININ Games has announced the release of TAITO Milestones 2, following the success of their addictive titles that have gathered fans across the globe. Relive the excitement of TAITO’s classic games with this compilation, exclusively available on Nintendo Switch in both physical and digital formats.
TAITO Milestones 2 will include celebrated games like The New Zealand Story, Darius II (three Screen Arcade Version), Metal Black, and Kiki KaiKai, among many others. Whether you’re a seasoned gamer or just discovering these classics for the first time, this is a must-have for your collection. Physical pre-orders are now open at ININGames.com.
Get ready for a blast from the past with TAITO Milestones 2, featuring a complete list of games that will reignite your love for TAITO’s nostalgic gems.
Taito Milestones 2 games list
This collection features the following titles:
- Join Tiki in his quest to rescue Phee-phee and his friends from the clutches of a leopard seal in The New Zealand Story (1988). Use strategy and various weapons to defeat enemies and navigate colorful mazes by floating on balloons.
- Play as Shinto shrine maiden Sayo-chan in Kiki Kaikai (1986), the precursor to the beloved Pocky & Rocky, fighting yokai across the Japanese countryside to save the seven kidnapped gods of fortune.
- Travel through stars and planets in Darius II (3 Screen Arcade Version) (1989) to save the solar system from the intelligent Belser creatures who were once a threat to planet Darius. This is the very first port of the special, 3 Screen Arcade Edition of Darius II! (The later G-Darius has already been released on Nintendo Switch.)
- In Gun Frontier (1990), defend the planet Gloria from the Wild Lizard space pirates as you pilot the aircraft Desperado. Enjoy the legendary soundtrack and take on the challenging gun-themed bosses.
- Extinguish a fire and rescue Nao-chan while dodging obstacles in Ben Bero Beh (1984). Play as Dami-chan in this game jam-packed with wacky and unique characters that will reappear in later games.
- Save the captured Princess Kiri as Iga Ninja Kage in The Legend of Kage (1985). Navigate forests, castle walls, and mansions in the action-adventure, backed by an energetic and unforgettable soundtrack.
- Play as the young hero Hippopo’ and protect Woody Lake in Liquid Kids (Mizubaku Adventure) (1990) from the evil Fire Satan on a giant pelican. Enjoy colorful graphics and loads of action in this platformer.
- Take on the role of young fighter Bud in Solitary Fighter (1991), fighting to become the “strongest” against all odds. Enjoy new features and gimmicks in this updated version of “Violence Fight” with 6 playable characters instead of the original 4.
- Experience the world ruled by the Amazons and their coexisting dinosaurs in Dinorex (1992). Join the dino-tamers in their quest to win the title of Dinorex and the hand of the Queen of Amazonia!
- Finally, pilot the Black Fly fighter ship in Metal Black (1991) to defeat invading alien forces and compete for the Newalone energy source. Conquer your enemies with powerful laser weapons and save Earth from collapse.
We think you’ll agree that this is an awesome collection, one that every fan of TAITO classics should get their hands on!
Order your copy of Taito Milestones 2 now from ININ Games.
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