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Choose one of eight players and then choose either normal or death-match mode. Fight all eight players and the final boss to beat the game.

World Heroes was produced by Alpha Denshi in 1992.

Alpha Denshi released 12 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1979. Alpha Denshi was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Alpha Denshi during the time period World Heroes was produced include: Thrash Rally, Blue's Journey, Ninja Combat, Kyros, and Super Stingray

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Name World Heroes
Developer Alpha Denshi (Japan)
Year 1992
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10475
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class Neo Geo MVS
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - Punch|Kick|Throw
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

World Heroes KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.03 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 4.20

Overall Like 4.50
Fun (Social) 4.50
Fun (Solo) 4.50
Collector Desire 3.00

Technical Rating: 2.92

Gameplay 4.50
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 World Heroes Census

There are 14,773 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,482 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,618 machines (6,906 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 135 known instances of this machine owned by World Heroes collectors who are active members. Of these, 9 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. 125 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 6 active VAPS members with a World Heroes circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 46 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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