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Western Gun Western Gun - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Western Gun - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A typical Western shooting game where two cowboys shoot at each other between a rock and a cactus.

Western Gun was produced by Taito in 1975.

Taito released 486 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1967. Taito was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Taito during the time period Western Gun was produced include: Attack UFO, Speed Race, Basketball, Pro Hockey, Elepong, Attack, Crashing Race, Interceptor, Speed Race Twin, and Barricade II


Name Western Gun
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1975
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10420
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class Taito
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Ambidextrous
  • Joystick: 8-way with button - Shoot
  • Joystick: Special - Changes shooting direction
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Side Art Western Gun Side Art Image

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COPY OF: Gun Fight

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Western Gun Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,547 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Western Gun collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). One is a set of circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with an extra Western Gun circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 1 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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