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Your character moves on a screen full of boxes with dots along the edges. Collect the dots to fill in the boxes, avoiding the Amidars who are chasing you. Fill in all the boxes to complete the level.

Amigo was produced by Unknown in 1982.

Unknown released 774 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1700. Unknown was based in United States.

Other machines made by Unknown during the time period Amigo was produced include: Polybius, Super Heli, Pop-Man, Paint Roller, NewPuc2, Cook Race, Cotocoto Cottong, Gallag, Locomotion, and Moon Ranger


Name Amigo
Developer Unknown (United States)
Year 1982
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 6884
Class Bootleg
Genre Labyrinth/Maze
Conversion Class Konami Classic
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player Ambidextrous
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Jump
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
PCB Amigo PCB Image

Game Play

On even numbered levels, your characters are a gorilla and a paint roller and the Amidars are savages and pigs, respectively. Filling the four corner boxes of the screen gives you a short time to chase the Amidars and score extra points. You also have a jump button that causes all the enemies to jump, allowing you to escape from a close situation. You start with three "jumps" on every level. In between levels, there is a chance to earn 5000 bonus points. Here, a savage or pig moves across the top of the screen. By pushing the jump button, the savage or pig traces a path across the boxes towards the bottom of the screen. If the savage or pig reaches a bunch of bananas, the bonus is awarded. The game has infuriatingly catchy music.

Amigo KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Amigo Census

There are 14,850 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,512 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,983 machines (6,922 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 18 known instances of this machine owned by Amigo 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. 17 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 Amigo circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 6 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


CPU: Z80
SOUND: AY-8910

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