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Dogosoken Dogosoken - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Up to two players control commandos battling mystical monsters.

Dogosoken was produced by SNK in 1986.

SNK released 183 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. SNK was based in Japan.

Other machines made by SNK during the time period Dogosoken was produced include: ASO: Armored Scrum Object, Alpha Mission, Arian Mission, HAL 21, TNK III, Victory Road, Meijinsen, Psycho Soldier, Athena, and Bermuda Triangle

Victory Road
Victory Road


Name Dogosoken
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1986
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7600
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class JAMMA+
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way Rotary
  • Buttons: 2 - Fire|Bomb
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

Rotary joysticks allow you to control your fighters movement while firing in any direction. Power-ups allow you to use various weapons from swords to flame throwers to bazookas.

Dogosoken KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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The Japanese version of Victory Road.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Dogosoken Census

There are 14,898 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,529 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,153 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Dogosoken collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are only 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 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]



CPU: 2xZ80
SOUND: 2xY8950

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