Updated on November 25, 2021 at 5 PM – Added 10th game and collector’s edition details.
ININ Games just announced that it is localizing Taito’s arcade classics collection Taito Milestones for the West with a physical release coming soon. A physical release at retailers, limited edition, and collector’s edition are also planned. Taito Milestones is set for release on February 24, 2022 in Japan as revealed on the official Japanese website.
Taito Milestones game list for Nintendo Switch
The games included are below:
- QUIX (1981) Puzzle Game: Draw lines as the “Marker” and capture areas by encircling them. Watch out for enemies while moving around!
- ALPINE SKI (1982) Sports Game: Enter the stage of the world of snow and take part in three competitions: Downhill ski, slalom and ski jump!
- FRONT LINE (1982) Run-and-Gun: Push forward to the enemy camp as a foot soldier! Drive tanks and armored vehicles!
- WILD WESTERN (1982) Wild West Shooter: Defeat the gangs attacking from all directions with your trusty rifle! You are the law!
- Chack’n Pop (1983) Platformer: Hang in there, Chack’n! Get back the hearts from the thieving Monsta.
- ELEVATOR ACTION(1983) Spy Platform-Shooter Action: Infiltrate a building as a spy on a solo mission, get all secret documents and make your escape!
- The FairyLand Story (1985) Platformer: As the witch Ptolemy, you have to defeat the monsters deep inside the castle!
- HALLEY’S COMET (1986) Vertical Space Shooter: Halley’s comet is headed for the planets of our solar system. Destroy the computer at its center!
- THE NINJAWARRIORS (1987) Side-scrolling Beat ’Em Up Action: Advance into enemy territory as an android ninja to crush the evil Banglar’s ambitions!
- SPACE SEEKER (1981) Hybrid strategy shooting game.
Taito Milestones physical release for Nintendo Switch in the West.
You can now pre-order the game on Strictly Limited Games if you’re looking to get the Limited (3,000 units) and Collector’s Edition (2,000 units priced at 89.99 Euros). It will also be sold at other retailers and digitally. Check out the official website here. Check out the Collector’s Edition below:
- Game for Nintendo Switch
- Collector’s Edition box
- Game manual
- Original Soundtrack on CD
- Collector Booklet including 10 unique coins
- 12x Posters (DIN A2)
- 10x Game Instruction Sheets
- 10x Postcards with Game Artwork
- 10x Individual Trading Cards
- 6x Retro Style Flyers
- 3x Marquee Stickers
- TAITO MILESTONES Logo Pin
- Character Group Fridge Magnet
- Sticker Sheet
Taito Milestones releases on February 24, 2022 for Nintendo Switch in Japan. The Western release does not have a release window as of this writing.