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Dark Tower Dark Tower - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Description

A little troll with a club bashes the monsters in a tower. When all the monsters on the level have been killed, he descends to the next lower level in the tower.

Dark Tower was produced by Game Room in 1992.

Game Room released 9 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1992. Game Room was based in United States.

Other machines made by Game Room during the time period Dark Tower was produced include: Dangerous Dungeons, Thunder Strike, Mouse Attack, Lethal Justice, and Frantic Fred

Specs

Name Dark Tower
Developer Game Room (United States)
Year 1992
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7525
Class Wide Release
Genre Platform
Monitor
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Controls
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - |
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

Game play is VERY similar in design to Bubble Bobble, but the characters resemble those from Ghosts 'n Goblins. With each wave you complete you drop to the next level like you do in Bubble Bobble. There are bonuses for killing the monsters, and power-ups (more speed, etc.) to collect.

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

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Dark Tower 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).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Dark Tower collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Dark Tower circuit board set.

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.

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

Technical

The game is a ROM hack for a Double Dragon boardset. The game uses a special security CPU module for copy protection.

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