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Rim Rockin' Basketball Rim Rockin' Basketball - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Rim Rockin' Basketball - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


This four-player game approaches basketball with a more serious attitude than some of the more well-known modern basketball games. Control one of five players on your team: Dribble, pass, shoot into the basket for score! Now repeat.

Rim Rockin' Basketball was produced by Strata in 1991.

Strata released 10 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1990. Strata was based in United States.

Other machines made by Strata during the time period Rim Rockin' Basketball was produced include: Arlington Horse Racing, Golden Tee Golf, Hot Shots Tennis, Strata Bowling, Ninja Clowns, Golden Tee Golf II, Time Killers, BloodStorm, and Driver's Edge


Name Rim Rockin' Basketball
Developer Strata (United States)
Year 1991
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9317
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
Conversion Class JAMMA
Game Specific Rim Rockin' Basketball Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Rim Rockin' Basketball Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 4
# Maximum Players 4
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Shoot/Jump/BlockPass/Swat
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Control Panel Rim Rockin' Basketball Control Panel Image

Rim Rockin' Basketball KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.55 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 3.60

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 4.00
Fun (Solo) 4.00
Collector Desire 2.00

Technical Rating: 3.50

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 4.00
Sound/Music 3.00

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 Rim Rockin' Basketball Census

There are 14,895 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,527 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,094 machines (6,926 unique titles).

Common - There are 23 known instances of this machine owned by Rim Rockin' Basketball collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 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. 20 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 Rim Rockin' Basketball machine for sale. There are 3 active VAPS members with a Rim Rockin' Basketball circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 8 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]



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