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GoinDol GoinDol - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

GoinDol - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Use your paddle to keep the ball bouncing and destroy all the blocks. Allowing the ball to get past your paddle costs you a life. Destroy all blocks to advance to the next level. Hit bonus item for extra point and bonus screens.

GoinDol was produced by SunA Electronics in 1987.

SunA Electronics released 7 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1987. SunA Electronics was based in United States.

Other machines made by SunA Electronics during the time period GoinDol was produced include: Hard Head, Super Ranger, Spark Man, Star Fighter, and Hard Head 2


Name GoinDol
Developer SunA Electronics (United States)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7961
Class Wide Release
Genre Ball and Paddle
Conversion Class JAMMA
Game Specific GoinDol Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

GoinDol Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player Ambidextrous
  • Rotary: Optical
  • Buttons: 1 - Launch
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

This is a classic destroy-the-blocks game like Arkanoid, but it has some additional features such as two angled "rubber bands" near the bottom the screen that bounce the ball sort of like the bottom kick bumpers do on a pinball machine. Also, there are three blocks in the middle that you can not destroy, but each time you hit them they rotate through the numbers 1-9. If you get all three to have the same number, you get to go to a bonus screen. There are at least 100 unique levels in the game.

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

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The Game Over music is A Whiter Shade of Pale, by Procal Harum.

Cabinet Information

It has a prehistoric theme. The background pictures are of dinosaurs etc. and a caveman jumps around the top of the screen throwing boulders down which deflect your ball.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op GoinDol Census

There are 14,850 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,514 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,994 machines (6,922 unique titles).

Common - There are 30 known instances of this machine owned by GoinDol collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine. 3 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 26 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 3 active VAPS members with a GoinDol circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 11 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]



CPU: Z80
SOUND: YM-2203


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