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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 Or try to take on the entire gang...
Wild Gunman NES A wandering bandido
Wild Gunman Arcade You got him.
Wild Gunman Arcade Title Screen.

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Wild Gunman Screenshot
Wild Gunman Screenshot
Wild Gunman Screenshot
Wild Gunman Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ワイルドガンマン" -- Japanese spelling

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Computer and Video Games (CVG) NES Sep, 1987 7 out of 10 70
Génération 4 NES 1987 63 out of 100 63
All Game Guide NES 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Retro Game Reviews NES Jul 08, 2015 6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars 60
NES Archives NES Mar 24, 2009 C+ 58
Tilt NES Dec, 1987 11 out of 20 55
1UP! NES Jul 15, 2005 42 out of 100 42
The Video Game Critic NES Jun 15, 2007 C- 42
VideoGame NES Mar, 1991 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Power Play NES 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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