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Arian Mission Arian Mission - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Pilot a spacecraft that collects parts of special ships, which when completed, enable you to transform your craft into ships with more powerful weapons. Collect energy bars that are consumed when transforming into these special craft. Each level has an end-of-level guardian, one of which is invisible!

Arian Mission was produced by SNK in 1985.

SNK released 183 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. SNK was based in Japan.

Other machines made by SNK during the time period Arian Mission was produced include: Gladiator 1984, Jumping Cross, Mad Crasher, Main Event, Vanguard II, T.A.N.K, HAL 21, ASO: Armored Scrum Object, Alpha Mission, and TNK III


Name Arian Mission
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1985
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 6914
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class SNK
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way with button - Fire
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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This game is also known as Alpha Mission.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Arian Mission Census

There are 14,839 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 164,922 machines (6,919 unique titles).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Arian Mission collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with an extra Arian Mission circuit board for sale.

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

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

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