By Joseph Puntschart / November 4th, 2016
Taito have announced that the first Darius game is getting a physical 30th anniversary edition in Japan, which will be releasing in Japan on 23rd February exclusively via ebten.
The anniversary edition contains:
Seven-Disc Special Album
Disc 1: Darius (Arcade Version, Game Boy Version)
Disc 2: Darius II (Arcade Version)
Disc 3: Darius Gaiden (Arcade Version)
Disc 4: G Darius (Arcade Version)
Disc 5: Darius Twin (Domestic Version, Overseas Version)
Disc 6: Darius Force, Sagaia (Consumer Version / Overseas Version Darius II)
Disc 7: Mobile Version Darius, New Arrange Music, etc.
Original Darius for the First-Time as a Disc-Based Package
The first time the original Darius is released on disc for a home game console, realized thanks to the help of Hamster, who manage the Arcade Archives game download service. This is the Arcade Archives version of Darius with the cabinet instructions panel display added to create a more arcade-like atmosphere.
Interview Booklet and Super Play Blu-ray Disc
The interview booklet contains 32 pages of interviews with Darius series staff. The Blu-ray disc contains super play videos of the PlayStation 4 version of Darius, as well as the arcade versions of Darius Gaiden and G Darius.
You can preorder this collector’s edition via ebten’s online store through Amazon Japan for 13,800 yen.
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