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Kyuukyoku Tiger Kyuukyoku Tiger - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Description

Players pilot a helicopter in this top-view scrolling shooter.

Kyuukyoku Tiger was produced by Taito in 1987.

Taito released 486 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1967. Taito was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Taito during the time period Kyuukyoku Tiger was produced include: Daikaiju No Gyakushu - Giant Monster Counterattack, Violent Shooting, Land Sea Air Squad, Great Gurianos, Inspiration Baseball, Arkanoid - Revenge Of Doh, Double Dragon, Dr. Toppel Tankentai, Flying Shark, and Hishou Same

Specs

Name Kyuukyoku Tiger
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8366
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|Bomb
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

This is the Japanese version of Twin Cobra. The difference between this version and the US version is that the two-player mode is alternating, not simultaneous, and your chopper is gray, not red or blue.

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

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Miscellaneous

This game is also known as Twin Cobra.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Kyuukyoku Tiger Census

There are 14,834 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 15 known instances of this machine owned by Kyuukyoku Tiger collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 14 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 an extra Kyuukyoku Tiger circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 3 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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Legacy

  1. Kyuukyoku Tiger
  2. Kyuukyoku Tiger 2

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