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Gauntlet (PlayChoice) Gauntlet (PlayChoice) - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Gauntlet (PlayChoice) - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A two-player adaptation of the original for the Nintendo Playchoice systems.

Gauntlet (PlayChoice) was produced by Atari Games in 1985.

Atari Games released 88 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1984. Atari Games was based in United States.

Other machines made by Atari Games during the time period Gauntlet (PlayChoice) was produced include: E.T., Last Starfighter The, Marble Madness, Paperboy, Gauntlet, Peter Pack Rat, Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom, Road Runner, and Star Wars - Empire Strikes Back


Name Gauntlet (PlayChoice)
Developer Atari Games (United States)
Year 1985
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7923
Class Wide Release
Genre Labyrinth/Maze
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Fire|Magic
Sound Unamplified Mono (requires one-channel amp)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Gauntlet (PlayChoice) KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Gauntlet (PlayChoice) Census

There are 14,758 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,475 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,456 machines (6,896 unique titles).

Common - There are 34 known instances of this machine owned by Gauntlet (PlayChoice) collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 31 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 a Gauntlet (PlayChoice) machine for sale.

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

This game ranks a 14 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]

Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 202; Color photo

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