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Power Instinct 2 Power Instinct 2 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Power Instinct 2 - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A one-on-one fighting game by Atlus featuring a wacky cast of Japanese-style characters.

Power Instinct 2 was produced by Atlus in 1994.

Atlus released 16 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1991. Atlus was based in United States.

Other machines made by Atlus during the time period Power Instinct 2 was produced include: Oh My God!, Power Instinct, Blazeon, Rockin' Kats, Naname De Magic!, Power Instinct Legends, Goketsuji Gaiden Saikyo Densetsu, Heaven's Gate, and Princess Clara Daisakusen


Name Power Instinct 2
Developer Atlus (United States)
Year 1994
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9104
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class JAMMA+
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 4 - Weak Punch|Weak Kick|Strong Punch|Strong Kick
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Power Instinct 2 KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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This game was ported to the Sony PlayStation in Japan.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Power Instinct 2 Census

There are 14,850 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,514 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,994 machines (6,922 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 14 known instances of this machine owned by Power Instinct 2 collectors who are active members. Of these, 14 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 Power Instinct 2 circuit board for sale.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Power Instinct 2 circuit board set.

This game ranks a 2 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]


The Power Instinct games use a fourth button that is wired the same way as the Neo Geo 'D' button.


  1. Power Instinct
  2. Power Instinct 2
  3. Power Instinct Legends
  4. Power Instinct 3: Groove On Fight

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