Number of Players
1 (Single Player)
Release Date


  • JP 12th Jun 1984
  • US 18th Oct 1985
  • EU 15th Dec 1987

Wii U eShop

  • EU 22nd Oct 2015, £3.49
  • US 7th Jan 2016, $4.99


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About The Game

Do you have the skill to beat Hogan's Alley? Take on the role of a trainee cop as you tackle the toughest shooting range around.

Ready your reflexes and shoot the gangsters while avoiding the innocents. Originally an NES Zapper title, Hogan's Alley returns with Wii Remote controls allowing you to aim quickly and accurately. Two different game modes allow you to test your skills against cardboard cut-out targets, as they spin round or pop out from cover. A third mode lets you have fun and test your sharpshooting skills by keeping tin cans up in the air.