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Cobra Command 1988 Cobra Command 1988 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Cobra Command 1988 - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A horizontal-scrolling helicopter battle game based on the original 1984 animated laserdisc game of the same name.

Cobra Command 1988 was produced by Data East in 1988.

Data East released 174 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1979. Data East was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Data East during the time period Cobra Command 1988 was produced include: Real Ghostbusters, The, Garyo Retsuden, Wonder Planet, Captain Silver, Heavy Barrel, Birdie Try, Bad Dudes Vs. Dragon Ninja, Battle Rangers, Chelnov: Atomic Runner, and Bloody Wolf


Name Cobra Command 1988
Developer Data East (Japan)
Year 1988
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7363
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - FireMissile
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Cobra Command 1988 Census

There are 14,836 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,889 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Common - There are 25 known instances of this machine owned by Cobra Command 1988 collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 2 of them are conversions 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 Cobra Command 1988 machine for sale. There are 4 active VAPS members with a Cobra Command 1988 circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Cobra Command 1988. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Cobra Command 1988 circuit board set.

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.

This game ranks a 3 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

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