Museum of the Game ®

International Arcade Museum® — Killer List of Videogames®

Shark Treasure

MARQUEE PICTURE NEEDED FOR Shark Treasure - Click for details on how to contribute.


The player controls a diver who must recover sunken treasure chests at the bottom of the sea while killing or avoiding hungry sharks. A treasure chest containing a moray eel must also be avoided. Every correct treasure chest must be taken to the ship after being recovered.

Shark Treasure was produced by Universal in 1978.

Universal released 52 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1977. Universal was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Universal during the time period Shark Treasure was produced include: Scratch, B-29, Hard Rock, Circus Circus, Hercules, Star Rub, Computer - R3, and UFO

Shark Treasure
Shark Treasure


Name Shark Treasure
Developer Universal (Japan)
Year 1978
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 12750
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Shark Treasure KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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.

Log in to rate this game!

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Shark Treasure Census

There are 14,842 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,508 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,933 machines (6,921 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Shark Treasure.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


eBay Listings

Click to search eBay for Shark Treasure Videogame machines and related items.

Click to search eBay for Universal for machines and parts.

When you click on links below to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Such revenue helps to fund this site's operations. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network.


  1. Log in to contribute content to this page
  2. Please consider donating to the International Arcade Museum Library