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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Groove Coaster for Steam Official Trailer

Riding the rhythmic rails of success from the smart phone, to the arcades, now GROOVE COASTER arrives at full Steam!  Staying true to its core concept of simplicity of play + exhilarating experience, the Steam version is better than ever, with 36 original tracks included from various game music composers and more on the way. Get ready to ride a roller coaster of sound and light through a universe of music!

Groove Coaster for iOS Reception:

♪♪ “Nearly perfect.” IGN - 9.5

♪♪“...Groove Coaster is a treat for the eyes, the ears, and the soul.” Pocket Gamer UK - 9 out of 10

♪♪“One of the best marriages of gameplay, graphics and music ever seen on a portable” Metro GameCentral - 8 out of 10

♪♪"Groove Coaster is another little masterpiece by Reisuke Ishida" - 8.8 out of 10


  • 36 tracks included; new tracks will be released monthly as DLC
  • Vertical/Portrait mode - Get the FULL arcade experience
  • Intuitive controls:  just time your input to the beat (keyboard and controller compatible)
  • Simple, single-handed "Casual" mode or two-handed groove-synced play in "Arcade" mode for the full experience
  • *NEW* Non-Stop Mix mode - Create a playlist, kick back, and let the beats consume you in continuous play
  • 3 horizontal aspect ratios to choose from (16:9, 4:3, 1:1)

Platforms: PC

Release Date: July 17

Price: $19.99 

Players: 1


About TAITO Corporation

TAITO Corporation (TAITO) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. With headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, TAITO operates core businesses such as game arcade operations, coin-operated game machines, and mobile phone content services. A seminal part of gaming history, TAITO caused a worldwide sensation with its arcade legend, SPACE INVADERS®, and developed such fan favorites as PUZZLE BOBBLE® (BUST-A-MOVE®) and ARKANOID®. Today, TAITO continues to thrill game lovers of all generations by offering both classic and new family-oriented titles on the latest gaming platforms. TAITO delivers a wide range of entertainment experiences with the goal of providing consumers with fresh surprises and new discoveries.