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This is a list of unlicensed or pirated Arcade games that consists of stand-alone, unauthorized copies of console games + video game consoles to make them work as proper Arcade games.

MSX games

Name Company Original publisher Year Notes
Penguin Adventure Screen / Comet Konami 1988 (bootleg release date) Screen version has encrypted data, Comet version lacks it.
Pesadelo Forte II Games Konami 1989 (bootleg release date) Brazilian hack of Knightmare / Majou Densetsu

Sega Mega Drive / Genesis games

Name Company Original publisher Year Notes
Aladdin Unknown Sega 1993 (game release date)
Bare Knuckle II Unknown Sega 1992 (game release date) Based on the Japanese version of Streets of Rage 2. Official version on Sega Mega Play board exists.
Bare Knuckle III Unknown Sega 1994 (game release date) Based on the Japanese version of Streets of Rage 3
Bare Knuckle III / Sunset Riders Unknown Sega / Konami 1992 + 1994 (games release date) Streets of Rage 3 + Sunset Riders combo. Likely made by the same team from the Bare Knuckle III conversion.
Jurassic Park Unknown Sega 1993 (game release date)
Mortal Kombat 3 KGS Williams Entertainment 1996 (bootleg vesion date) Smoke is playable right at the character selection screen.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Unknown Sega 1992 (game release date) Sega logo is skipped, 2 Player Mode and Options sections removed, Sonic's 1-Up face is replaced by a Credit counter at the bottom left. Official version on Sega Mega Play board exists.
Sunset Riders Unknown Konami 1992 (game release date)
Super Bubble Bobble MD Sun Mixing Co. Gamtec 1996 (bootleg release date) https://youtu.be/Tv3Tqer4F6s

Altered the title screen, removed Crayon Shin-Chan and Doraemon.

Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers Unknown Capcom 1995 (bootleg release date) It's possible to switch characters in mid-fight by pressing the Start button. Based on the Japanese version.
Twinkle Tale Unknown Wonder Amusement Studio 1992 (game release date)

Super Nintendo Entertainment System / Super Famicom games

Name Company Original publisher Year Notes
Fatal Fury Special Unknown Takara 199? Not to be confused with this Fatal Fury Special.
Final Fight 2 Fight Capcom 1996 (bootleg release date) Based on the Japanese version.
Ghost Chaser Densei Coasha / Spider Banpresto 1996 (bootleg release date)
Gundam Wing: Endless Duel Akira Bandai 1997 (bootleg release date)
Iron Unknown Poppo 1996 (bootleg release date) Original name: Iron Commando
Killer Instinct Unknown Nintendo 199? Nintendo logo blanked out, but Rare logo still appears.
Legend Great Corp Seika / Sony 1996 (bootleg release date) Based on the American version.
Rushing Beat Shura Ken Jaleco 1997 (bootleg release date) Japanese version of The Peace Keepers.
Sonic Blast Man II Turbo Special Akira Taito 1997 (bootleg release date) Original game: Sonic Blast Man II. Based on the Japanese version.
Venom - Spider-Man: Separation Anxiety Unknown Acclaim 1997 (bootleg release date) Listed as Separation Anxiety in title screen.
Wild Guns Unknown Natsume 1996 (bootleg release date)

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