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Wild Pilot Wild Pilot - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A 2-player sitdown, aviation-themed game.

Wild Pilot was produced by Jaleco in 1992.

Jaleco released 98 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1982. Jaleco was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Jaleco during the time period Wild Pilot was produced include: 64th Street - A Detective Story, Grand Prix Star, E.D.F. Earth Defense Force, Avenging Spirit, B.O.T.S.S.: Battle of the Solar System, Arm Champs II, Soldam, Big Striker, Captain Flag, and Cybattler

Wild Pilot
Wild Pilot


Name Wild Pilot
Developer Jaleco (Japan)
Year 1992
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10433
Class Wide Release
Genre Air Combat
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way with button - Fire
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

The player pilots an old-fashioned biplane which he or she sees from behind and slightly above. The plane moves through constantly-scrolling clouds, over cities, etc. and shoots at a wide variety of on-coming aerial enemies.

Game Play

Each game comprises of six novice bosses - Shotgun Jones, Giant Lee, Graham Remington, Marie Vixen, Jack The Slasher, and Harold Trickster - and four expert bosses that can only be challenged after you beat the six bosses. These experts are Gava Hornet, Diamond Gordon, Maj. Goodman and Morris Browning.

Wild Pilot KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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This game was originally manufactured in Japan but comes with American translations. Surprisingly in both versions, it shows American locations on every level eg. Atlanta, Oklahoma, Bishop, Buffalo, Key West et cetera as well as some more fictional ones Super Airport, Super Tanker, Memorial Valley.

Cabinet Information

The game is comprised of two light-gun style joysticks made to look like biplane gun turrets. Each joystick comes with a trigger to fire the machine gun in the game, a small red button to the right to fire a stinger missile, and a button to the left to drop a super bomb.


In this pursuit-style format, you choose a level and fend off enemies attacking you. You start with three lives but gain more as you kill the bosses. Losing all three lives prompts you to insert another coin before you continue. When you reach the boss,you need to destroy his aircraft in a designated time limit to win.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Wild Pilot Census

There are 14,839 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,922 machines (6,919 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 4 known instances of this machine owned by Wild Pilot collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 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 an extra Wild Pilot circuit board for sale.

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

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


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