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Pepper II - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Change the sides of a cube to a solid color while avoiding "Eyes" and other baddies.

Pepper II was produced by Exidy in 1982.

Exidy released 57 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1974. Exidy was based in United States.

Other machines made by Exidy during the time period Pepper II was produced include: Venture, Mouse Trap, Tail Gunner II, Spectar, Bandido, Teeter Torture, Victory Banana, Snapper, Victory, and Hard Hat


Name Pepper II
Developer Exidy (United States)
Year 1982
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8992
Class Wide Release
Genre Labyrinth/Maze
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Instructions Pepper II Instructions Image

Game Play

As you explore one side of the cube, you must fill in the whole side with color this is called "zipping" in the game. Walking on a dark trail leaves a lighter trail behind you. When the area around the trail is light the area changes to a color. If you walk back over a line you have previously zipped, it will be "unzipped." Avoid the Eyes and other baddies. By zipping around boxes with objects in them, you get bonus points or become a devil and can now go smash heads in Pac-Man style. The game can be compared to Amidar.

Pepper II KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.61 (7 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.68

Overall Like 4.67
Fun (Social) 2.17
Fun (Solo) 4.33
Collector Desire 3.57

Technical Rating: 3.96

Gameplay 4.17
Graphics 3.67
Originality 4.50
Sound/Music 3.50

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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The current World Record High Score is 1,172,200 and is held by Craig Anstett.

Cabinet Information

The game is housed in the same style cabinet as Venture.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Pepper II Census

There are 14,838 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 164,922 machines (6,919 unique titles).

Common - There are 44 known instances of this machine owned by Pepper II collectors who are active members. Of these, 35 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 8 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 Pepper II machine for sale.

Wanted - There are 10 active VAPS members currently looking for Pepper II.

This game ranks a 11 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 13 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]



Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 120; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 120; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Upright A
  2. 3D Model (External): Upright B

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