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Rad Action Rad Action - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Rad Action - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A horizontal scroller where the character you control explores various forests and mazes.

Rad Action was produced by UPL in 1987.

UPL released 34 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1976. UPL was based in United States.

Other machines made by UPL during the time period Rad Action was produced include: Penguin-Kun Wars, Raiders 5, Mouser, Dorodon, Super Moon Cresta, Mutant Night, Arc Area, Ark Area, Ninja-Kid II, and JT 104


Name Rad Action
Developer UPL (United States)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9233
Class Wide Release
Genre Adventure
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Rad Action Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right) - Up changes weapons
  • Buttons: 2 - JumpThrow
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
PCB Rad Action PCB Image

Game Introduction

The game is like a ninja Super Mario game.

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

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JT-104 by UATA is the same game as Rad Action by UPL.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Rad Action Census

There are 14,827 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 164,880 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 3 known instances of this machine owned by Rad Action collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 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 Rad Action circuit board for sale.

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

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