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Puzzle Bobble 3 Puzzle Bobble 3 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Puzzle Bobble 3 was produced by Taito in 1996.

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 Puzzle Bobble 3 was produced include: Moriguchi Hiroko no Quiz de Hyuuhyuu, Twin Qix, Twin Cobra 2, Space Invaders '95, Puzzle Bobble 2X, Bust A Move Again, BustAMove Again EX Edition, Cleopatra Fortune, Fighters' Impact, and Magical Date - Dokidoki Kokuhaku Daisakusen

Puzzle Bobble 3
Puzzle Bobble 3


Name Puzzle Bobble 3
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1996
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9172
Class Wide Release
Genre Puzzle
Conversion Class Taito F3 System - JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

In player versus player and player versus computer, after you win a round, you go on to a trivia question then after that you start another round.

Puzzle Bobble 3 KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Released by Acclaim Entertainment as IBustAMove 99I for the Nintendo 64 and PlayStation consoles.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Puzzle Bobble 3 Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,547 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Common - There are 43 known instances of this machine owned by Puzzle Bobble 3 collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 41 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 Puzzle Bobble 3 machine for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Puzzle Bobble 3 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 Puzzle Bobble 3 circuit board set.

This game ranks a 12 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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