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A side-scrolling fighting game starring Rick and Allen, two private detectives on a case to retrieve a "Rich Man's" kidnapped daughter, set in October, 1939.

64th Street - A Detective Story was produced by Jaleco in 1991.

Jaleco released 98 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1982. Jaleco was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Jaleco during the time period 64th Street - A Detective Story was produced include: Alien Command, Cisco Heat, Rock'N 3, Rod-Land, Big Run, Avenging Spirit, B.O.T.S.S.: Battle of the Solar System, E.D.F. Earth Defense Force, Grand Prix Star, and Arm Champs II

64th. Street - A Detective Story
64th. Street - A Detective Story


Name 64th Street - A Detective Story
Developer Jaleco (Japan)
Year 1991
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 6790
Class Wide Release
Genre Adventure
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Punch|Jump
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

64th Street - A Detective Story KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.18 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.20

Overall Like 4.50
Fun (Social) 4.50
Fun (Solo) 4.50
Collector Desire 2.67

Technical Rating: 4.25

Gameplay 4.50
Graphics 4.50
Originality 4.00
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op 64th Street - A Detective Story Census

There are 14,836 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,889 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 12 known instances of this machine owned by 64th Street - A Detective Story collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 10 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a 64th Street - A Detective Story circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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The game uses dual 68000 CPU's (12 MHz & 10 MHz) for processing and a YM2151 and YM3012 for sound.


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