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Drug Wars Drug Wars - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Drug Wars - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


In this interactive shooting game, you play a DEA Drug Enforcement Agency member who busts the drug dealers of a narcotics-crime cartel in Sierra County, the Big City Chicago, the Border and South America. Choose one of three assignments on each level, protect the innocent and put an end to the drug-dealing cartel.

Drug Wars was produced by American Laser Games in 1993.

American Laser Games released 14 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1990. American Laser Games was based in United States.

Other machines made by American Laser Games during the time period Drug Wars was produced include: Gallagher, Mad Dog II - The Lost Gold, Space Pirates, Who Shot Johnny Rock, Mad Dog McCree, Crime Patrol, Crime Patrol 2 - Drug Wars, FastDraw Showdown, Last Bounty Hunter, The, and Shootout At Old Tucson


Name Drug Wars
Developer American Laser Games (United States)
Year 1993
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7440
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
  • Orientation: Horizontal
  • Type: TV Monitor
  • Color: Color
Conversion Class unique
External Device LDP - unknown
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Gun: Optical
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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This was the seventh game released by ALG.

Cabinet Information

The game was released in 50inch, 33inch and 25inch monitor versions for either one or two players. A conversion kit was also released to update previous ALG games.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Drug Wars Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,547 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 8 known instances of this machine owned by Drug Wars collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are original dedicated machines. 6 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 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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