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Crime City Crime City - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Crime City - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Play as policemen Tony Gibson and/or Raymond Broady in this multi-scrolling beat-em-up shooter. Shoot at a variety of enemies as you make your way through the various levels to reach the end bosses. Pick up power-ups including better weaponry, bullets and health drinks.

Crime City was produced by Taito in 1989.

Taito released 486 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1967. Taito was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Taito during the time period Crime City was produced include: Recordbreaker, Jigoku Meguri, Continental Circus, Kurikinton, Top Shooter, Asuka & Asuka, Battle Shark, Cadash, Cameltry, and Champion Wrestler


Name Crime City
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1989
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7436
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Crime City Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - ShootJump
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
PCB Crime City PCB Image

Crime City KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.50 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 3.50

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 0.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 2.00

Technical Rating: 3.50

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 3.00
Sound/Music 3.00

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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Cabinet Information

This game was released as a conversion kit only.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Crime City 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).

Very Common - There are 66 known instances of this machine owned by Crime City collectors who are active members. Of these, 4 of them are original dedicated machines. 9 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 53 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a Crime City machines for sale. There are 3 active VAPS members with a Crime City circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 21 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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



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