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Big Buck Safari

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A shooting game where players go biggame hunting for gemsboks, kadus, sables, cape buffalos and wildebeests in desert dunes, savannas and jungles while also shooting lions, rhinos, elephants, panthers, leopards, giraffes, zebras and hippos for additional tropies. There are also bonus rounds where the players can shoot meerkats, chameleons, frogs, hyenas, warthogs and spiders.

Big Buck Safari was produced by Raw Thrills in 2008.

Raw Thrills released 34 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 2000. Raw Thrills was based in United States.

Other machines made by Raw Thrills during the time period Big Buck Safari was produced include: Fast and the Furious Drift, The, Fast and the Furious Super Bikes, The, Big Buck Hunter PRO, Target:Terror, Fast and the Furious, The, Guitar Hero Arcade, Terminator Salvation, H2 Overdrive, Big Buck World, and Super Bikes 2


Name Big Buck Safari
Developer Raw Thrills (United States)
Year 2008
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 18418
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
  • Orientation: Either
  • Color: Color
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Big Buck Safari KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.43 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 3.60

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 1.00

Technical Rating: 3.25

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 5.00
Originality 2.00
Sound/Music 2.00

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 Big Buck Safari Census

There are 14,755 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,475 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,460 machines (6,896 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 17 known instances of this machine owned by Big Buck Safari collectors who are active members. Of these, 17 of them are original dedicated machines.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Big Buck Safari machine for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Big Buck Safari.

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

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


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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2015 2 1,466.25 1,466.25
2016 14 603.75 624.29
2017 9 805.00 967.00
2018 6 873.00 822.00
All Years 31 805.00 816.37


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