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An interactive driving/shooting game based upon the TV series of the same name. You play a cop who must either shoot armed criminals while protecting the innocent or chase after escaping criminals in your patrol car.

Cops was produced by Atari Games in 1994.

Atari Games released 88 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1984. Atari Games was based in United States.

Other machines made by Atari Games during the time period Cops was produced include: 3-On-3, Hard Drivin's Airborne, Road Riot's Revenge, Beat Head, Cyberstorm, Primal Rage, Metal Maniax, T-Mek, Area 51, and Hoop It Up World Tour


Name Cops
Developer Atari Games (United States)
Year 1994
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7396
Class Wide Release
Genre Other
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Type: TV Monitor
  • Color: Color
Conversion Class unique
External Device LDP - Sony LDP-1450
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 1
Game Play Single
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Gun: Optical
  • Steering: Wheel
Sound Amplified Either (Mono or Stereo)
Cabinet Styles
  • Environmental/Cockpit
Instructions Cops Instructions Image

Game Introduction

In this game you can choose either the driving stage or the shooting stage. During the driving stage you must try to catch up with criminals in a getaway car by steering your patrol car in the right directions while following them. The gameplay for the shooting stage is very similar to American Laser Games' Crime Patrol. Here you must shoot criminals who are armed and dangerous while trying not to shoot any innocent by-standers or fellow officers.

If you are shot three times, you lose a life. Your gun can shoot up to six bullets at a time. To reload your gun, shoot the gun display. The game also features the familiar Bad Boys theme song.

Cops KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 5.00 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 5.00

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 5.00

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 5.00
Originality 5.00
Sound/Music 5.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Cops Census

There are 14,912 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,200 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 4 known instances of this machine owned by Cops collectors who are active members. Of these, 3 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a set of circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

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

This game ranks a 2 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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