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Detana!! Twin Bee Detana!! Twin Bee - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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This game is a vertical shooter where you control Twin Bee (piloted by Light) or Win Bee (piloted by Pastel). Fire at the flying enemies and use bombs to destroy ground enemies. Shoot the clouds to uncover bells which give you bonus points or power-ups like speed, options, shields, shots, etc.

Detana!! Twin Bee was produced by Konami in 1991.

Konami released 434 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Konami was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Konami during the time period Detana!! Twin Bee was produced include: Woo Yah Taa, Trigon, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Arcade Game, Surprise Attack, Punk Shot, Bells & Whistles, Crime Fighters 2, Rollergames, Simpsons, The, and Sunset Riders

Detana!! Twin Bee
Detana!! Twin Bee


Name Detana!! Twin Bee
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1991
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7571
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Shot|Bomb
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

Teamwork is one of the keys in this game. Charge your shot and shoot your partner to make him bounce all over the screen, destroying the enemies in the process. Fly close to your partner to create a beam that is very powerful.

Detana!! Twin Bee KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Japanese version of Bells & Whistles and Twin Bee '91.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Detana!! Twin Bee Census

There are 14,823 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,502 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,875 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 14 known instances of this machine owned by Detana!! Twin Bee collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 2 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 10 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 Detana!! Twin Bee circuit board set.

This game ranks a 4 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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Konami board ID: GX060


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