Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune 2
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Yuzo Koshiro



Release Date(s)

Japan: April 25, 2005
USA: 2005


Arcade racing


Single player, Multiplayer

Input Methods

Steering wheel, gear shift, pedals

Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune 2 (also known as Maximum Tune 2, or simply Maxi 2) is an arcade racing video game developed and published by NAMCO and based on the Wangan Midnight manga. It is the sequel to Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune and a third entry of the Wangan Midnight arcade series and was released in 2005 in both Japan and the United States.

New FeaturesEdit

Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune 2 includes all the features from Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune, plus some new features:

  • New Mode: 10 Outrun Mode
  • New Course:
  • Story Mode expanded to 80 stages, with Stages 41-80 based on the story of the manga
  • New class system
  • More tuning options for players
  • Maximum horsepower for all cars is now 815.
  • All-new BGM, composed by Yuzo Koshiro especially for the game

Game ModesEdit

All game modes from Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune return, with the addition of a new mode: Ghost (Versus) Battle.

Story ModeEdit

Just like in Maximum Tune, players progress through story mode, defeating rivals and tuning their car as they go. Story Mode has been expanded to 80 Stages.

Outrun ModeEdit

Players are faced with the task of passing 10 consecutively harder racers on one track. Each course has 10 different difficult levels of racers (Level 1-10). Players can earn a special rank after completing Level 10 on each course.

Versus ModeEdit

In Versus mode, players race against one another on the different courses in the game. The new course branching system allows for a different race experience every time.

Time Attack ModeEdit

Players race against the clock to try and get the best time on a specific course.

Tuning cardEdit

Like other games in the Wangan Midnight arcade series, Wangan Midnight Maximum Tune employs the use of a tuning card to save the player's data.


There are 19 cars available for players to select in Maximum Tune 2 :

Gemballa (Only in japan version)Edit







  • 1. Entry
  • 2. Rival and Course Select
  • 3. Maximum Acceleration
  • 4. Feel the Passion
  • 5. Beyond The Horizon
  • 6. Driver's Delight
  • 7. Atheist on the Highway
  • 8. Decoration for the Dement
  • 9. Fun-Loving Spirit
  • 10. Stream of Tears
  • 11. Speed Fanatic
  • 12. Total Terror
  • 13. Acid Runner
  • 14. Destination Blackout
  • 15. Blue Blazes
  • 16. Until The Excitement Cools Down
  • 17. Opening Theme
  • 18. Overdrive Neurotransmitters
  • 19. Nip and Tuck Race
  • 20. Upbeat Gas Junkie
  • 21. Unlawful Temptation
  • 22. This is My Destiny
  • 23. Highway Obsession
  • 24. Smoldery Guest
  • 25. Adrenaline Blowouts The Fear
  • 26. Ghost in the Resonance
  • 27. Nothing Can Live Forever
  • 28. Another Dimension
  • 29. Result
  • 30. Last Utopia
  • 31. Holy Land Anthem
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