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Force your opponent to crash in this two- or four-player game.

Comotion was produced by Gremlin in 1977.

Gremlin released 12 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1972. Gremlin was based in United States.

Other machines made by Gremlin during the time period Comotion was produced include: Fooswall, Trapshoot, Play Ball, Frogs, All Star, Tenpin, Moon Cresta, and Skeet Shoot


Name Comotion
Developer Gremlin (United States)
Year 1977
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7378
Class Wide Release
Genre Labyrinth/Maze
IC Count 66
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 4
# Maximum Players 4
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Buttons: Directional (up, down, left, right)
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Bezel Comotion Bezel Image
PCB Comotion PCB Image

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

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Cabinet Information

The cabinet top is round and about three feet in diameter.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Comotion Census

There are 14,834 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 4 known instances of this machine owned by Comotion collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. One is a set of circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Comotion machine for sale.

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

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

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The game's main processor is the Intel 8080A.


Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 36; Color photo

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