Taito Egret II Mini Confirmed For Western Release

United Games Entertainment has announced that it has exclusive rights for distribution of the Taito Egret II Mini in North America and Europe.

The Egret II Mini is a faithful miniaturised version of the original arcade cabinet with 40 games installed and a 5-inch 4:3 rotating screen (1024×768 resolution) for horizontal and vertical alignment.

The system also features HDMI out, stereo speakers, an adjustable four-way to eight-way joystick, two USB Type-A controller ports, save states, adjustable lives and rapid fire.

Games included in the Japanese version are Adventure Canoe, Bubble Bobble, Bubble Memories, Bubble Symphony, Cadash, Chack’n Pop, Dan-Ku-Ga, Darius Gaiden, Don Doko Don, Elevator Action, Elevator Action Returns, Fairyland Story, Growl, Gun Frontier, Halley’s Comet, Hat Trick Hero, Kaiser Knuckle, Kiki KaiKai

The Legend of Kage, Liquid Kids Adventure, Lunar Rescue, Lupin III, Metal Black, New Zealand Story, The Ninja Kids, Outer Zone, Pirate Pete, Puzzle Bobble 2X, Qix, Raimais, Rainbow Islands Extra, Rastan Saga, RayForce, Scramble Formation, Space Invaders, Steel Worker, Tatsujin, Twin Cobra, Violence Fight, and Volfied.

Plus, players with the paddle and trackball add-on get Arkanoid, Arkanoid Returns, Arkanoid: Revenge of DOH, Birdie King, Cameltry, Marine Date, Plump Pop, Puchi Carat, Strike Bowling and Syvalion.

The TAITO Egret II Mini launches in Western territories in 2022.