Museum of the Game ®

International Arcade Museum® — Killer List of Videogames®

Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

MARQUEE PICTURE NEEDED FOR Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki - Click for details on how to contribute.


Players take the role of child witches that ride on broomsticks in this horizontally scrolling, six-level shooter. Broomsticks can be fired off in any of eight directions as a massive power-up.

Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki was produced by Irem in 1992.

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 Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki was produced include: Bomber Man, Atomic Punk, Gallop Armed Police Unit, Dynablaster, Blade Master, Dynablaster Global Conquest, Major Title Tournament Leader, Atomic Punk Global Quest, Bomber Man World, and Hook


Name Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki
Developer Irem (Japan)
Year 1992
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8596
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - FireThrow Broomstick
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

Log in to rate this game!

More pictures


This is the Japanese version of Mystic Riders. Sometimes referred to as Mahou Keibitai Gun Hohki.

Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki translates from Japanese to 'Gunbroom - Magic Guardians'.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki Census

There are 14,823 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 164,875 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 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 3 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]


The game is based on Irem's M92 series of boards.

eBay Listings

Click to search eBay for Mahou Keibitai Ganhooki Videogame machines and related items.

Click to search eBay for Irem for machines and parts.

When you click on links below to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Such revenue helps to fund this site's operations. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network.


  1. Log in to contribute content to this page
  2. Please consider donating to the International Arcade Museum Library