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Fly-Boy Fly-Boy - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Description

Side scrolling view of a hanglider flying from right to left over various terrains while avoiding flying planes, helicopters and other airborne objects. The idea is to fly across the ground and land on a pad for points. The further the pad, the higher the points.

Fly-Boy was produced by Kaneko in 1982.

Kaneko released 41 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1982. Kaneko was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Kaneko during the time period Fly-Boy was produced include: Red Clash, Jump Coaster, Vs. Gong Fight, DJ Boy, and Gals Panic

Specs

Name Fly-Boy
Developer Kaneko (Japan)
Year 1982
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7829
Class Wide Release
Genre Skill
Monitor
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific Fly-Boy Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Fly-Boy Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Dive
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Fly-Boy KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Miscellaneous

Board is only marked with a paper sticker "F2-25, Made in Japan". It is a two board set approximately 9.5 inches by 10 inches with an 18-pin edge connector and a 50 conductor ribbon cable on other end. There is a satellite board on the ROM board approx. three inchs square. It uses two Z80s and two AY-3-8910's.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Fly-Boy 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).

Uncommon - There are 6 known instances of this machine owned by Fly-Boy collectors who are active members. Of these, 6 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with an extra Fly-Boy circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 2 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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