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One or two players choose from either Terry Bogard, Andy Bogard, or Joe Higashi and fight eight opponents, including the crime boss, Geese Howard.

Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai was produced by SNK in 1991.

SNK released 183 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. SNK was based in Japan.

Other machines made by SNK during the time period Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai was produced include: Cyber-Lip, League Bowling, Beast Busters, Crossed Swords, Baseball Stars Professional, 2020 Super Baseball, Burning Fight, ASO II: Last Guardian, Alpha Mission II, and Eightman


Name Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1991
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7917
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class Neo Geo MVS
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - Punch|Kick|Throw
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

You (and friend at the first round) play the role of one of the Bogard brothers (Terry and Andy) or their friend Joe Higashi as they travel to South Town in order to to compete in the King Of Fighters tournament. Your first four opponents are Richard Myer, Duck King, Tung Fu Rue and Michael Max. You can select the order of the first four battles. After defeating the first four opponents, you must face off agaisnt Hwa Jai, Raiden and Billy Kane (in that order) before fighting the current champion, Geese Howard, the crime boss responsible for the death of Jeff, Terry and Andy's father.

Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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The title means "Legend of Hungry Wolf: Battle of Destiny".


Japanese version of Fatal Fury: King Of Fighters.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai Census

There are 14,834 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 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 5 known instances of this machine owned by Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 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 1 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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