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Butasan Butasan - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Players control pigs that throw bombs at other pigs.

Butasan was produced by Jaleco in 1987.

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 Butasan was produced include: Argus, Momoko 120, Valtric, City Connection, Field Combat, Sky Fox, Exerizer, Bases Loaded, Psychic 5, and Ginga NinkyouDen


Name Butasan
Developer Jaleco (Japan)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7251
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Butasan Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Butasan KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 5.00 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 5.00

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

Technical Rating: 5.00

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 5.00
Originality 5.00
Sound/Music 5.00

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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The game is also known as "Pigs And Bombers". It was converted to many home computer systems Spectrum, Amstrad, C64 by US Gold under the name of "Psycho Pigs UXB".

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Butasan Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,547 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 4 known instances of this machine owned by Butasan collectors who are active members. Of these, 4 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Butasan circuit board set.

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