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Fast Freddie Fast Freddie - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A side action scroller that scrolls from left to right rather than right to left. You are Freddie, flying in a hang glider with the goal to make it to the end of the level, kicking balloons, helicopters, birds, targets, etc. along the way.

Fast Freddie was produced by Atari in 1982.

Atari released 136 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1972. Atari was based in United States.

Other machines made by Atari during the time period Fast Freddie was produced include: Neutron Star, Tempest Tubes, Tempest, Triangle, Maze Invaders, Akka Arrh, Atari Force Liberator, Gravitar, Black Widow, and Kangaroo


Name Fast Freddie
Developer Atari (United States)
Year 1982
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7760
Class Wide Release
Genre Skill
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific Fast Freddie Pinout
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player Ambidextrous
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 1 - Kick
Sound Unamplified Mono (requires one-channel amp)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Fast Freddie KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Cabinet Information

This game is featured in a European-type cabinet where the monitor glass and marquee are all one piece. The control panel is blue with sea-green horizontal stripes and the marquee/monitor glass has a picture of Freddie in his hanglider with birds and helicopters around the glass. Nice artwork!


Game was licensed to Atari by Kaneko in 1982.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Fast Freddie Census

There are 14,746 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,470 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,450 machines (6,893 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 14 known instances of this machine owned by Fast Freddie collectors who are active members. Of these, 12 of them are original dedicated machines. 2 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 Fast Freddie machines for sale.

Wanted - There are 3 active VAPS members currently looking for Fast Freddie.

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.

This game ranks a 5 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]



Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 129; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 129; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Fast Freddie Atari Europe

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