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Gururin Gururin - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Three people in color-coordinated clothing descend from the top. You must align any three of the same color vertically or horizontally. During the game you do not rotate the three falling people, you rotate the puzzle itself.

Gururin was produced by Face in 1994.

Face released 8 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1988. Face was based in United States.

Other machines made by Face during the time period Gururin was produced include: Nostradamus, Quiz DNA No Hanran, Sand Scorpion - Sasori, Albatross, Mahjong Academy 2, Digger Man, and Money Puzzle Exchanger



Name Gururin
Developer Face (United States)
Year 1994
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8052
Class Wide Release
Genre Puzzle
Conversion Class Neo Geo MVS
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: Rotational (left, right)
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Instructions Gururin Instructions Image

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Gururin is part of a series made by Face in 1994. The other matching game is called "Digger Man." Gururin was made and released before Digger Man, but sources say that Digger Man is actually taking place before the Gururin timeline.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Gururin Census

There are 14,954 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,548 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,348 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Common - There are 21 known instances of this machine owned by Gururin collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 19 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 8 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: 68000
SOUND: YM-2610


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