Taito Corporation is a Japanese publisher of video game software and arcade hardware that was founded in 1953 and located in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.
Taito started out importing and distributing vending machines. Later, they began leasing jukeboxes and they eventually started to manufacture their own. They eventually began producing electro-mechanical arcade games in the 1960s. Taito introduced their first video arcade game in 1973.