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Description

A vertically scrolling helicopter shoot-em-up where you fight choppers, tanks and boats. Shooting large choppers gives power-ups, either heavier guns or special bombs. Watch out for obstacles rising from the ground.

Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry was produced by SNK in 1988.

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 Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry was produced include: Guerrilla War, Guevara, Touchdown Fever, Battle Field, Bermuda Triangle, P.O.W. - Prisoners Of War, Gold Medalist, Fighting Soccer, Mechanized Attack, and Chopper I

Specs

Name Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1988
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8352
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Shooter
Monitor
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Fire|Call Air Strike
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Miscellaneous

Japanese version of Chopper I.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry Census

There are 14,817 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,502 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,868 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry collectors who are active members. Of these, One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 2 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. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry circuit board set.

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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Technical

CPU: 2xZ80
SOUND CPU: Z80
SOUND: YM-3812 and Y8950

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