EGRET II Mini – Taito’s New Mini Arcade Cabinet On Pre-order Now
Egret II Mini
- Retro gaming fans will expect a new mini arcade cabinet by Taito in Mar 02, 2022.
- Egret II Mini is a modernized iteration of Taito’s original Egret II back in the ’90s.
- It will come with 40 preloaded games and some extras available for separate purchases.
If you are fond of collecting retro and arcade things, re-releases, and such, well, this piece of news is something you can look forward to.
The well-known Japanese gaming company, Taito, has just announced a new cool mini-game system, perfect for retro gaming fans. Introducing, the Egret II Mini. Inspired by its original Egret II back in the ’90s, Taito will release this modernized iteration packed with a bunch of video games that you have come to love in the ’70s and the ’90s. Some of these titles are Space Invaders, Kaiser Knuckle, Bubble Bobble, Elevator Action, and more.
You can watch the announcement video below.
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What to Expect?
The system will come packed with 40 built-in titles with an addition of 10 more titles after release that can be purchased separately.
What’s cool about this is it’s tailor-fit to every game that you’ll play because of its rotatable display. Yes, you read that right. Rotate your screen from landscape to portrait and vice versa depending on the title you play, giving you a more accurate gaming experience.
Plus, the joystick can be switched from 8 to 4-direction to perfectly suit the gameplay of the title you’re playing. It will also feature an SD Slot, built-in HDMI support, a USB-C port for power, USB-A ports for controllers, and a headphone jack.
Taito also has other extras that will be sold separately, such as a Paddle & Trackball Expansion Set, Arcade Stick and Control Pad.
|Paddle & Trackball Games Expansion Set||Control Pad||Arcade Stick|
If you’re a big Taito fan, you can grab the Egret Mini II full package that includes everything and some additional goodies like soundtrack CD and more. If you want to go for a cheaper bundle, you can grab the other pack that includes everything from the full package except the arcade stick and the control pad.
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