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In The Hunt In The Hunt - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

In The Hunt - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A furious two-player submarine-based shoot-em-up with varying levels and the typical end-of-level bosses. Various power-ups can be collected throughout the game.

In The Hunt was produced by Irem in 1993.

Irem released 89 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Irem was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Irem during the time period In The Hunt was produced include: Dynablaster Global Conquest, Bomber Man World, Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki, Hook, Atomic Punk Global Quest, Air Assault, Kaitei Daisensou, Risky Challenge - Escape from Dungeons, Fire Barrel, and Ninja Baseball Bat Man


Name In The Hunt
Developer Irem (Japan)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8184
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Team
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Torpedo|Missle/Depth Charges
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Control Panel In The Hunt Control Panel Image

Game Introduction

The game is mostly a horizontal-scroller with one of the six levels being vertical. Large, colorful enemies, complete with the ubiquitous cannons, etc., attempt to breach your hull at every opportunity.

In The Hunt KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Cabinet Information

The monitor underlay artwork is supremely detailed.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op In The Hunt Census

There are 14,911 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,200 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 75 known instances of this machine owned by In The Hunt collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 of them are original dedicated machines. 6 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 64 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a In The Hunt circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for In The Hunt. There are 2 active VAPS members looking for In The Hunt boards sets.

This game ranks a 20 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 7 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]



The Irem ROM prefix for this PCB is M92.


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