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A vertically scrolling commando-style fighting game.

Shock Troopers was produced by Saurus in 1997.

Saurus released 9 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1995. Saurus was based in United States.

Other machines made by Saurus during the time period Shock Troopers was produced include: Pleasure Goal: 5 On 5 Mini Soccer, Ragnagard, Shin Ou Ken, Stakes Winner 2, Ironclad Brikinger Chotetsu, and Shock Troopers 2nd Squad

Shock Troopers
Shock Troopers


Name Shock Troopers
Developer Saurus (United States)
Year 1997
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9522
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class Neo Geo MVS
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Team
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - Fire Gun|Dodge Attack|Throw Grenade
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Shock Troopers Census

There are 14,954 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,548 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,348 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 138 known instances of this machine owned by Shock Troopers collectors who are active members. Of these, 6 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. 131 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 Shock Troopers machine for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Shock Troopers 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 Shock Troopers circuit board set.

This game ranks a 38 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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