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Choose one of ten characters. Fight all of the others and two bosses: Geese Howard and Krauser. Each character has his or her own ending.

Garou Densetsu Special was produced by SNK in 1993.

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 Special was produced include: Football Frenzy, Fatal Fury 2, Baseball Stars 2, Garou Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai, Art Of Fighting, 3 Count Bout, Fire Suplex, Fatal Fury Special, Puzzle De Pon!, and Bust A Move

Garou Densetsu Special
Garou Densetsu Special


Name Garou Densetsu Special
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7915
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: 4 - Punch|Kick|Strong Punch|Strong Kick
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

A more complete version of Garou Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai. This intallment allows you to play as the bosses from Garou Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai and marks the return of Duck King, Tung Fu Rue and Geese Howard (a couple of characters from the original Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai). The game contains an appearance by Ryo Sakazaki from the Ryuuko No Ken / Art Of Fighting series.

Game Play

The game play is the same as Garou Densetsu 2: Arata-naru Tatakai except that the bosses are immediately playable. Three characters from the original Garou Densetsu: Shukumei No Tatakai are available as well.

Garou Densetsu Special KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Japanese version of Fatal Fury Special.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Garou Densetsu Special Census

There are 14,842 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,508 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,944 machines (6,921 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Garou Densetsu Special collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 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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