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A one- or two-player game where both paddles try to rebound a ball into the bricks while collecting many different power-ups. This was a Japan-only release.

Arkanoid Returns was produced by Taito in 1997.

Taito released 486 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1967. Taito was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Taito during the time period Arkanoid Returns was produced include: Super Football Champ, Sonic Blast Man 2, Side By Side, Ray Storm, Puzzle Bobble 3, Densha De Go!, Fighters' Impact A, G Darius, Kirameki Star Road, and Magical Date - Sotsugyo Kokuhaku Daisakusen

Arkanoid Returns
Arkanoid Returns


Name Arkanoid Returns
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1997
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 6918
Class Wide Release
Genre Ball and Paddle
Conversion Class Taito F3 System - JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 2-way (left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
  • Counter-Top/Table-Top/Bar-Top

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

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Arkanoid Returns Census

There are 14,896 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,528 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,131 machines (6,927 unique titles).

Common - There are 34 known instances of this machine owned by Arkanoid Returns collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 31 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 Arkanoid Returns circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 11 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]



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This game is available at the following public arcades, bars or museums:

Name Location State Country Details Check-ins
8-Bit Beans 100 Brock St South, Whitby Ontario Canada 0

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