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Panther is a game similar to shooters like Phoenix, Galaga etc. p.p. Your stear a tank at the bottom of the screen with a 2-way-stick. (LeftRight) Similar to Missile Command you have to save city, that are right behind you. From the top of the screen enemy tanks run down into your direction and try to destroy these cities, by shooting'em. The interesting point is the way you can shoot. How far the shot is, is set by a thing like a throttle, which has the shoot button on the left side.

Panther was produced by Irem in 1981.

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 Panther was produced include: Gingateikoku No Gyakushuu, Sky Chuter, UniWar S, Capsule Invader, PT Reach Mahjong, Andromeda, Demoneye-X, Red Alert, Moon Patrol, and Zippy Race



Name Panther
Developer Irem (Japan)
Year 1981
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10814
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
  • Cocktail

Panther KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.55 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.75

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) -1.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 4.33

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics -1.00
Originality 5.00
Sound/Music 5.00

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.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Panther Census

There are 14,830 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,504 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,883 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Very rare - There is one known instance of this machine owned by an active member Panther collector. It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit).

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

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