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Blades Of Steel Blades Of Steel - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Blades Of Steel - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


An ice hockey game with hand-to-hand fighting and physical violence. Features close-up action scenes where two players one from each team throw off their gloves and punch each other.

Blades Of Steel was produced by Konami in 1987.

Konami released 434 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Konami was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Konami during the time period Blades Of Steel was produced include: Sonic Le Mans 24, Wizz Quiz, WEC Le Mans 24, Top Gunner, Tokushu Butai Jackal, Ajax, Battlantis, Black Panther, Boot Camp, and City Bomber


Name Blades Of Steel
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7141
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Blades Of Steel Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Ambidextrous
  • Backlit Trackball: Optical
  • Buttons: 2 - PassShoot
  • Backlit Buttons: 1 - Punch
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Bezel Blades Of Steel Bezel Image
Control Panel Blades Of Steel Control Panel Image

Blades Of Steel KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Blades Of Steel Census

There are 14,842 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).

Common - There are 33 known instances of this machine owned by Blades Of Steel collectors who are active members. Of these, 11 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 21 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Blades Of Steel machine for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Blades Of Steel circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 8 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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