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Spy Hunter II Spy Hunter II - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Spy Hunter II - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Driving/shooting game using a 3-D perspective from behind and above the car. The car can attain several different weapons up to four at one time. Two players may play at the same time cooperatively. Peter Gunn theme music plays throughout.

Spy Hunter II was produced by Bally Midway in 1987.

Bally Midway released 96 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1980. Bally Midway was based in United States.

Other machines made by Bally Midway during the time period Spy Hunter II was produced include: Strange Science, Max RPM, Rampage, Lady Luck, Motordome, Party Animal, City Slicker, Dungeons & Dragons, Heavy Metal Meltdown, and Hardbody


Name Spy Hunter II
Developer Bally Midway (United States)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9743
Class Wide Release
Genre Racing
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Type: Raster: Standard Resolution
  • Color: Color
  • The game uses a 25-inch monitor with a bezel that divides the screen into two vertical sub-screens.

Conversion Class Midway Mono Board
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Sound Unamplified Stereo (requires two-channel amp)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Control Panel Spy Hunter II Control Panel Image

Game Play

The gameplay is very similar to the original, but the play perspective is three-dimensional meaning that you are driving into a horizon, including going up and down hills.

Spy Hunter II KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 2.90 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 2.80

Overall Like 3.00
Fun (Social) 2.00
Fun (Solo) 2.00
Collector Desire 4.00

Technical Rating: 3.00

Gameplay 2.00
Graphics 3.00
Originality 3.00
Sound/Music 4.00

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 Spy Hunter II Census

There are 14,745 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,470 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,450 machines (6,893 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 12 known instances of this machine owned by Spy Hunter II collectors who are active members. Of these, 9 of them are original dedicated machines. 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 a Spy Hunter II machine for sale.

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

This game ranks a 3 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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Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 198; Color photo Price guide: No
  2. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: C4; Color photo Price guide: No
  3. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 198; Color photo

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1987 Bally/Midway SPY HUNTER II Operator's Manual

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