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Tao Taido Tao Taido - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Tao Taido - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A cool fighting game from Video System.

Tao Taido was produced by Video System Co. Ltd. in 1993.

Video System Co. Ltd. released 30 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1989. Video System Co. Ltd. was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Video System Co. Ltd. during the time period Tao Taido was produced include: Aero Fighters, Crash Race, Sonic Wings, F-1 Grand Prix Part II, Karate Blazers, Bakuretsu Crash Race, Lethal Crash Race, Aero Fighters 2, Sonic Wings 2, and Power Spikes II


Name Tao Taido
Developer Video System Co. Ltd. (Japan)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10032
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Tao Taido KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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One of the games's characters, Malcolm, makes a reappearance in Aero Fighters 3.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Tao Taido Census

There are 14,834 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 6 known instances of this machine owned by Tao Taido collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 5 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 1 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


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