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China Town China Town - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Line up three tiles in a row either vertically, horizontally or in an 'L' like shape. The tiles must be three the same or in sequential order by either Japanese character or numerical. You are trying to create a mahjong set or hand in a limited ammount of time.

China Town was produced by Nihon Bussan/AV Japan in 1991.

Nihon Bussan/AV Japan released 60 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Nihon Bussan/AV Japan was based in United States.

Other machines made by Nihon Bussan/AV Japan during the time period China Town was produced include: Super BurgerTime, Out Fencer, Mad Motor, Midnight Resistance, Sly Spy, Nitroball, Pocket Gal Deluxe, Mahjong La Man, Miracle Adventure, and Locked 'N Loaded

China Town
China Town


Name China Town
Developer Nihon Bussan/AV Japan (United States)
Year 1991
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7331
Class Wide Release
Genre Puzzle
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Select/Pump
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

The game looks like a cross between mahjong and Tetris. After completing a level on some games you can play a pump game where you try to pump up your opponent's balloon until it bursts.

China Town KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op China Town Census

There are 14,906 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,180 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.

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


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