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A breakout style puzzle game. The name translates from Japanese as "Monkey Crab Ham Elephant - Block Kuzushi Competition."

Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou was produced by Kaneko in 1997.

Kaneko released 41 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1982. Kaneko was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Kaneko during the time period Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou was produced include: Kaneko Super Nova System, Jan Jan Paradise 2, Gals Panic 3, Great 1000 Mile Rally 2, Jackie Chan In Fists Of Fire, Sengeki Striker, Gals Panic 4, Yuki Buta Man-P, Gals Panic S, and Cyvern: The Dragon Weapons



Name Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou
Developer Kaneko (Japan)
Year 1997
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10987
Class Wide Release
Genre Puzzle
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou Census

There are 14,824 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,502 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,875 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 10 known instances of this machine owned by Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou collectors who are active members. Of these, 10 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 Saru-Kani-Hamu-Zou circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 4 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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