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Crazy Climber 2 Crazy Climber 2 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Crazy Climber 2 - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Using two joysticks, the player climbs up the face of high-rise buildings, avoiding closing windows, falling objects, cranes, birds, laundry, gorillas, etc. Reach the top of the building and catch a ride on a helicopter over to next building. Kiss girls leaning out of windows for point step-up bonus.

Crazy Climber 2 was produced by Nichibutsu in 1988.

Nichibutsu released 93 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1979. Nichibutsu was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Nichibutsu during the time period Crazy Climber 2 was produced include: Legion, Ojousan, Bijokko Yume Monogatari, Kodure Ookami, Iemoto, Armed Formation F, Bijokko Gakuen, Mahjong Hana No Momoko Gumi!, Telephone Mahjong, and Mahjong Sikaku


Name Crazy Climber 2
Developer Nichibutsu (Japan)
Year 1988
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7427
Class Wide Release
Genre Platform
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way - Left Hand
  • Joystick: 8-way - Right Hand
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Instructions Crazy Climber 2 Instructions Image
PCB Crazy Climber 2 PCB Image

Game Play

The game play is very similar and almost identical to the original Crazy Climber.

Crazy Climber 2 KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Produced by Nichibutsu and released in Japan only.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Crazy Climber 2 Census

There are 14,839 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 164,922 machines (6,919 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 8 known instances of this machine owned by Crazy Climber 2 collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 6 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Crazy Climber 2. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Crazy Climber 2 circuit board set.

This game ranks a 3 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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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  1. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 102; Color photo

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