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For detailed information about this series, see: Elevator Action on Wikipedia

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Screenshot from the first stage.

Elevator Action is a sidescrolling platform video game series by Taito.

Video games

  • Elevator Action (July 1983). Arcade. Later released on the NES, Game Boy, MSX, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, SG-1000, PC-8801, FM-7, mobile phones, PC and Android. Rereleased in 2007 for the Wii Virtual Console, 2014 for the Wii U and 3DS Virtual Console and 2017 for PlayStation Network.
    • Elevator Action EX (September 29, 2000). An updated version for the Game Boy Color.
  • Elevator Action Returns (February 1995). Arcade. Later released on PlayStation and Sega Saturn. Known as Elevator Action II in North America.
  • Elevator Action Old & New (December 20, 2002). Game Boy Advance.
  • Elevator Action: Death Parade (November 2009). A light gun action title for Arcade.
  • Elevator Action Deluxe (August 31, 2011). PlayStation Network.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type


4Arrow L Darius19950214 February 14, 1995"Darius" is written above a plane's door in stage 2 of Elevator Action Returns.3


5Arrow R Bubble Bobble199602 February 1996The enemy spy from Elevator Action spawns as an item in Round 56 of Bubble Memories.2


5Arrow R Turn It Around!200002 February 2000The Arcade original and Nintendo DS version of Turn It Around! feature a minigame called "Elevator" based off Elevator Action.3


5Arrow R Power Shovel20010719 July 19, 2001A Spy item from Elevator Action is one of the items to buy in the "Be a good buyer!" mini-game from Power Shovel.2


5Arrow R Bakushou!! Jinsei Gekijou20040318 March 18, 2004Bakushou!! Jinsei Kaimichi NOVA Usagi ga miteru zo!! features a minigame parody of Elevator Action named "Salaryman Haction".3


5Arrow R Taito Memories20050728 July 28, 2005Taito Memories Joukan, Gekan and Pocket Memories include Elevator Action games.2


5Arrow R Taito Legends20051014 October 14, 2005Taito Legends, Legends 2 and Power-Up include Elevator Action games.2


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Spy Games20071116 November 16, 2007Spy Games: Elevator Mission was originally developed as part of the Elevator Action series.3


5Arrow R Daifugo Party20100401 April 01, 2010Agent Otto from Elevator Action is a playable character in Daifugo Party.1


5Arrow R Music Gun Gun!20110127 January 27, 2011Music from Elevator Action is featured in Music Gun Gun 2!.2


5Arrow R Regular Show20110926 September 26, 2011The game "Xtreme Xcape" from the season 3 episode "Bet to Be Blonde" of Regular Show is inspired by Elevator Action.2.5


4Arrow L Pocky & Rocky20111025 October 25, 2011Sayo-chan/Pocky is a DLC character in Elevator Action Deluxe.1


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Arkanoid20111025 October 25, 2011The Vaus from Arkanoid is a DLC character in Elevator Action Deluxe, while the Spy from Elevator Action appears as one of the characters providing assist attacks in Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders, and Stage 141 in the game is patterned after the spy.1


4Arrow L Time Gal20111025 October 25, 2011Reika Kirishima from Time Gal is a DLC character in Elevator Action Deluxe.1


5Arrow R Lollipop Chainsaw20120612 June 12, 2012A section of stage 4 in Lollipop Chainsaw is based on Elevator Action gameplay.2


5Arrow R Schoolgirl Strikers20160722 July 22, 2016Schoolgirl Strikers features a poster of Elevator Action as part of a special Taito collaboration.2


5Arrow R Space Invaders20170517 May 17, 2017The Spy from Elevator Action appears as one of the characters providing assist attacks in Arkanoid vs. Space Invaders, and Stage 141 in the game is patterned after the spy.1