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Description

Hipopo the Hippo must throw his magical water globes at enemies to freeze and damage them. He can then kick these immobilized enemies to destroy them.

Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure was produced by Taito in 1990.

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 Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure was produced include: Twin Hawk, Flipull, Asuka Asuka, Nastar, WGP, Aa Eikou No Koushien, Air Inferno, American Horseshoes, Aqua Jack, and Double Axle

Specs

Name Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1990
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8723
Class Wide Release
Genre Platform
Monitor
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Fire|Jump
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Hipopo waddles through many cute levels in search of his girlfriend. He rescues other captured hippo-like animals on the way. He throws globes full of water that gushes when it hits a wall or creature. The water attack is exactly like Taito's Bubble Bobble water attack. The game is a 4-way scroller with very large levels and lots of surprises. Many of the levels have moving platforms, collapsing floors and other obstacles.

Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Trivia

Hipopo appears in Bubble Symphony as a special character and in Bubble Memories - The Story Of Bubble Bobble III as a giant bonus item. One of the secret rooms is built in the image of Tiki, the kiwi from The New Zealand Story.

Miscellaneous

Japanese version of Liquid Kids.

There are two PCB types. One is a dedicated single PCB and the other is Taito's F2 mother/daughter board set.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure Census

There are 14,908 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,161 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Mizubaku Daibouken Adventure collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 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.

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

Program ROMs contain both US and Japanese versions. Changing the last byte in the program ROM code will change the country code.

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