Lost In Translation/Raiden II

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Raiden II
Raiden II marquee.
No screen shot.
Raiden II control panel.
Manufacturer Seibu Kaihatsu
Released 1993
8-way Joystick
2 Button(s)
Main CPU V30 (@ 16.000 MHz)
Sound CPU (?)
Raster (Vertical)
304 x 240 pixels
60.00 Hz
2,048 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 12 ROMs
14,876,672 bytes (14.19 MiB)
MAME ID raiden2 · raiden2a · raiden2b · raiden2c · raiden2e

About The Game

Raiden II is a vertically scrolling arcade video game shoot-em-up.


Licensed to Fabtek for American distribution.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Raiden II - PCCB-00150) on 18/03/1994.


  1. Raiden (1990)
  2. Raiden II (1993)
  3. Raiden DX (1994)
  4. Raiden Fighters (1996)
  5. Raiden Fighters 2 - Operation Hell Dive (1997)
  6. Raiden Fighters Jet (1998)
  7. Raiden Fighters 2 - 2000 Operation Hell Dive (2000)
  8. Raiden III (2005)
  9. Raiden IV (2007)


H. Hamada
Game Design
Tetsuya Kawaguchi (T. Kawaguchi)
Chief Programmer
Tetsuya Kawaguchi (T. Kawaguchi)
S. Mori
K. Sekimori
Graphics Design
T. Wada
M. Matsuzawa
S. Yano
M. Ijima
H. Azuma
Music & SFX
Gou Satou (G. Sato)
Hardware Design
Y. Segawa

Cabinet and Artwork


Sony PlayStation (1995, "The Raiden Project")
PC [Windows 95, CD-ROM]

Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Raiden II PCCB-00150[1] 1994-03-18 Pony Canyon CD version.
Raiden / Raiden II Original Sound Track INCD-E0106~8[2] 2006-01-31 INH 3 CD version.
THE ACES HIGH: RAIDEN RARE TRACKS INDV-0109[3] 2006-06-01 INH 2 CD version.
Go Sato Best N/A[4] 2008-02-10 Insanity Naked Hunter CD version.


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The sources used include MAME (version 0.113u2) and history.dat (revision 1.28 - 2008-10-18).
Please see http://www.arcade-history.com for credits.