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Astro Combat Astro Combat - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A maze game where the player controls a tank and battles enemy tanks that pursue and attack.

Astro Combat was produced by Thomas Automatics Inc. in 1981.

Thomas Automatics Inc. released 5 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1981. Thomas Automatics Inc. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Thomas Automatics Inc. during the time period Astro Combat was produced include: Batman Part 2, Ten Spot, and Oli Boo Chu


Name Astro Combat
Developer Thomas Automatics Inc. (United States)
Year 1981
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 6945
Class Bootleg
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 4-way (up, down, left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Cocktail
PCB Astro Combat PCB Image

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COPY OF: Tank Battalion

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Astro Combat Census

There are 14,845 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,508 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,944 machines (6,921 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 4 known instances of this machine owned by Astro Combat collectors who are active members. Of these, 4 of them are original dedicated machines.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Astro Combat machine for sale.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 1 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


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