Wild Gunman (NES)

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As a lawman in the old west, you carry around a tin star and your NES Zapper. Your goal to to chase down outlaws and then win out over them in a fast-draw competition. Simply put, wait for your opponent to say "Fire" and then shoot first and shoot fast to win.

Wild Gunman can be played against one bandit, two bandits or in Gang mode where you shoot them as they appear in the doors and windows of an old saloon.


Wild Gunman NES Failure
Wild Gunman NES Title Screen
Wild Gunman NES A wandering bandido
Wild Gunman NES Or try to take on the entire gang...

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Wild Gunman Screenshot
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Wild Gunman Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ワイルドガンマン" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Sep, 1987 7 out of 10 70
Questicle.net Jan, 2014 B- 67
Génération 4 1987 63 out of 100 63
All Game Guide 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Retro Game Reviews Jul 08, 2015 6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars 60
NES Archives Mar 24, 2009 C+ 58
Tilt Dec, 1987 11 out of 20 55
The Video Game Critic Jun 15, 2007 C- 42
Video Chums Jan 09, 2016 2.9 out of 10 29
Power Play May, 1988 2.5 out of 10 25


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Wild Gunman is based on a 70s mechanical arcade game by Nintendo, where the player had to shoot at gunmen projected from film.

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WildKard (12129) added Wild Gunman (NES) on Feb 07, 2004
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