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127

The Legacy Music Hour: Taito 2

Taito, famous for Space Invaders, Arkanoid, Bubble Bobble, and the Darius series, is the focus of Episode 127.  This is The Legacy Music Hour‘s second pass at Taito titles (the first was Episode 47) and this time, Brent and Rob discover new games and talk about wholesome rap artists such as Young MC.  Full track listing below.

 

Game – Composer – Song – Company – Console – Year (North American release unless otherwise indicated)

Panic Restaurant – Hirohiko Takayama – Stage 3 (Salad) – EIM/Taito – NES – 1992

KickMaster – Yusuke Takahama, Nobuyuki Shioda – Sector 7: A Long Way From Home – KID/Taito – NES – 1992

Space Invaders ’91 – Noriyuki Iwadare – Rounds 3, 8, 15 – Taito – Genesis – 1991

Parasol Stars: The Story of Bubble Bobble III – Yasuko Yamada, Turbo Mira – Underworld – Taito – TurboGrafx-16 – 1991

Bakushou Jinsei Gekijou 3 – Kenichi Kamio – Title Screen – Act Japan/Taito – Famicom – 1991

The Jetsons: Robot Panic – Yoshio Watanabe – Concert Hall – Act Japan/Taito – Game Boy – 1992

Liquid Kids (Mizubaku Daibouken) – Kazuko Umino – Let’s get on! We’re friends!! (Stage 1) – Taito – arcade (Japan) – 1990

Knight Quest – unknown – Ending – Lenar/Taito – Game Boy – 1992

Don Doko Don – Masahiko Takaki (M. Takagi), Yasuko Yamada – Sylvan Land (Round 1 BGM) – Taito – arcade (Japan) – 1989

Arkanoid – Hisayoshi Ogura – Ending – Taito – NES – 1987

Bust-A-Move – Kazuko Umino (Karu.) (comp., arr.), Yasuko Yamada (comp.) – Bubble Bustin’ – Taito – SNES – 1995

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin – Berlin: Motorcycle Escape – Software Creations/Taito – NES – 1991

Rastan Saga II – Hisayoshi Ogura – Round 2 – Taito/Opera House (port) – Genesis – 1990

The Flintstones – unknown – Stage 2: Swimming Pool – Taito – Genesis – 1993

The Jetsons: Cogswell’s Caper! – Iku Mizutani, Kazuko Umino – Staff Roll – Natsume/Taito – NES – 1992

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade – Tim Follin, Geoff Follin – Coronado: Ship Battle – Software Creations/Taito – NES – 1991

The Flintstones: The Surprise at Dinosaur Peak! – Hideki Takahagi (?) (S. Takahagi), M. Ogata – Stage 1- Taito/Sol – NES – 1994