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An alien invader shooter from Irem.

Capsule Invader was produced by Irem in 1979.

Irem released 89 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Irem was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Irem during the time period Capsule Invader was produced include: PT Block, Commander, PT Reach Mahjong, Sky Chuter, UniWar S, and Gingateikoku No Gyakushuu


Name Capsule Invader
Developer Irem (Japan)
Year 1979
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7274
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Capsule Invader Census

There are 14,909 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,197 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

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

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