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Tropical Angel Tropical Angel - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Tropical Angel - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A sports game where the player controls a girl on waterskis. Avoid rocks and other obstacles in the water by moving right or left. Always make sure to ski through the gates to make it to the goal.

Tropical Angel was produced by Irem in 1983.

Irem released 89 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Irem was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Irem during the time period Tropical Angel was produced include: Moon Patrol, Panther, Andromeda, Red Alert, Demoneye-X, Traverse USA, Zippy Race, Lode Runner, Spartan X, and Battle-Road

Tropical Angel
Tropical Angel


Name Tropical Angel
Developer Irem (Japan)
Year 1983
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10205
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
Conversion Class Irem
Game Specific Tropical Angel Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Tropical Angel Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 2-way (left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Speed Up
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
PCB Tropical Angel PCB Image

Tropical Angel KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Tropical Angel Census

There are 14,948 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,545 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,379 machines (6,938 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 7 known instances of this machine owned by Tropical Angel collectors who are active members. Of these, 7 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

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]



Uses a M57 system and a M52 sound board. It uses the standard Irem DIP switches.

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