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Far West Far West - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A side-scrolling platform cowboy-train-robber game. Select between fists, pistols or a whip and then work your way down the steam train killing the bad guys and collecting money and special weapons. Cowboy music score.

Far West was produced by Unknown in 1986.

Unknown released 775 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1700. Unknown was based in United States.

Other machines made by Unknown during the time period Far West was produced include: Legend, Top Racer, Sea Beast And Barnacle Bill, The, Demon Castle, Xevios, MTV Trivia, Super Bobble Bobble, Mystic Star, Force Break, and Bone Crusher


Name Far West
Developer Unknown (United States)
Year 1986
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7758
Class Bootleg
Genre Platform
Conversion Class Konami Classic
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - Special Weapon|Attack|Crouch
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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BOOTLEG OF: Iron Horse

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Far West Census

There are 14,908 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,187 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Rare - There are 2 known instances of this machine owned by Far West 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.

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