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Marvin's Maze Marvin's Maze - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Marvin's Maze - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A multi-level maze game. There are vertical tubes which connect the various levels of the maze. Eat all the dots or kill a number of Robonoids to clear a stage.

Marvin's Maze was produced by SNK in 1983.

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 Marvin's Maze was produced include: Lasso, Satan Of Saturn, Sasuke Vs. Commander, Ozma Wars, Safari Rally, Joyful Road, Tangram, Pair Play: Champion Baseball Part II, Gladiator 1984, and Jumping Cross


Name Marvin's Maze
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1983
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8638
Class Wide Release
Genre Labyrinth/Maze
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific Marvin's Maze Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Marvin's Maze Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Walk across sliding platforms to evaid the Robonoids. Powerups, which can be saved up, let you shoot arrows. Shoot multiple Robonoids with a single arrow for bonus points.

Marvin's Maze KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Marvin's Maze Census

There are 14,912 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).

Uncommon - There are 7 known instances of this machine owned by Marvin's Maze collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 4 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 a Marvin's Maze machine for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Marvin's Maze.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 2 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]



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Marvin's Maze SNK Electronics Video Arcade Flyer / Brochure / Ad

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