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Nitroball Nitroball - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A futuristic shooter that features different themes and settings like football, war, a ghost town, etc.

Nitroball was produced by Nihon Bussan/AV Japan in 1992.

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 Nitroball was produced include: China Town, Super BurgerTime, Out Fencer, Mad Motor, Secret Agent, Pocket Gal Deluxe, Mahjong La Man, Miracle Adventure, Locked 'N Loaded, and Street Slam


Name Nitroball
Developer Nihon Bussan/AV Japan (United States)
Year 1992
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8897
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 3
# Maximum Players 3
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Gun: Positional with trigger
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Nitroball Census

There are 14,906 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 165,155 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 13 known instances of this machine owned by Nitroball collectors who are active members. Of these, One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 12 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. There are 8 active VAPS members looking for Nitroball boards sets.

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]

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