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Galaga '84 Galaga '84 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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This game is a single-screen shooter where players attempt to destroy wave after wave of oncoming aliens and engage in the occasional bonus round to score points. It is similar to the original, but with slightly enhanced graphics.

Galaga '84 was produced by MSG Namco in 1984.

MSG Namco released only 1 machine in our database under this trade name. MSG Namco was based in United States.

Other machines made by MSG Namco during the time period Galaga '84 was produced include:


Name Galaga '84
Developer MSG Namco (United States)
Year 1984
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7882
Class Hack/ROM Swap
Genre Space
Conversion Class Namco Galaga
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 2-way (left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Galaga '84 KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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COPY OF: Galaga

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Galaga '84 Census

There are 14,911 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,200 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 5 known instances of this machine owned by Galaga '84 collectors who are active members. Of these, 4 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Galaga '84 machine for sale.

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

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