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Meikyuu Hunter G Meikyuu Hunter G - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Up to two players run around a top-down universal scrolling terrain shooting creatures while trying to suck up ghosts with plasma guns.

Meikyuu Hunter G was produced by Nihon Bussan/AV Japan in 1987.

Nihon Bussan/AV Japan released 60 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Nihon Bussan/AV Japan was based in United States.

Other machines made by Nihon Bussan/AV Japan during the time period Meikyuu Hunter G was produced include: Breywood, Kyoukou Toppa, Lock-On, Last Mission, Ring King II, T.K.O. Boxing, Gondomania, Karnov, Makyou Senshi, and SRD - Super Real Darwin

Meikyuu Hunter G
Meikyuu Hunter G


Name Meikyuu Hunter G
Developer Nihon Bussan/AV Japan (United States)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8665
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Plasma|Super
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Adapted from the cartoon of the same name. Up to two players run around a top-down universal scrolling terrain shooting creatures then trying to suck up their ghosts with plasma guns. Shoot then pickup various power ups, including a protective Aura, shot and beam boosters, and a "Green Ghost" Slimer shield satellite. The game has interesting screen transition effects and a well-orchestrated version of the movie's popular theme song.

Meikyuu Hunter G KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Japanese version of the two-player The Real Ghost Busters game.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Meikyuu Hunter G 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).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Meikyuu Hunter G collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 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 Meikyuu Hunter G circuit board for sale.

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

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.

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


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