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Based on the popular anime series of the same name. The characters from the show compete in one-on-one fighting matches.

Dragon Ball Z was produced by Banpresto in 1993.

Banpresto released 30 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1992. Banpresto was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Banpresto during the time period Dragon Ball Z was produced include: SD Gundam Neo Battling, Ultra Toukon Densetsu, Gundam, Mobile Suit Gundam - Kidou Senshi Gundam, Chouzikuu Yousai Macross - Macross II, and Godzilla


Name Dragon Ball Z
Developer Banpresto (Japan)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7635
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 4 - Low/High Punch|Medium/High Punch|Low/High Kick|Medium/High Kick
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

A fighting game similar to Street Fighter II - The World Warrior. Players can choose between Goku, Gohan (not like the ones that he was a teenager as today), Piccolo, Vegeta, Recoom, Butta, Ginyuforce or Frieza. Players can fight in the ground or in mid-air.

Dragon Ball Z KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.00 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 0.33

Overall Like 1.00
Fun (Social) -1.00
Fun (Solo) 1.00
Collector Desire -1.00

Technical Rating: 3.00

Gameplay 2.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 4.00
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 only available in a weirdlooking robot cabinet.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Dragon Ball Z 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 11 known instances of this machine owned by Dragon Ball Z collectors who are active members. Of these, One is a conversion 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.

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.

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



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Year Count Median $ Average $
2016 1 143.75 143.75
2017 2 320.75 320.75
All Years 3 287.50 261.75


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