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Future Spy Future Spy - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Future Spy - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


You fly an F-15 around various obstacles including missiles, airplanes, helicopters, cities, destroyers, carriers, submarines, tanks, etc. while shooting or firing missiles at them. To advance "levels" you have to be able to successfully live through a black cloud experience, where you are attacked with only a 3d radar view to help you against speedy enemies.

Future Spy was produced by Sega in 1984.

Sega released 591 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1936. Sega was based in United States.

Other machines made by Sega during the time period Future Spy was produced include: Yamato, Up'n Down, Tip Top, Star Jaguar, Star Jacker, Appoooh, Bull Fight, Crowns Golf, Flicky, and GP World


Name Future Spy
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1984
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7868
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class Sega Zaxxon
Game Specific Future Spy Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Future Spy Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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This game was manufactured as a conversion for Zaxxon games.

Cabinet Information

Two F-15's on overlay.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Future Spy Census

There are 14,748 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,472 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,455 machines (6,894 unique titles).

Common - There are 21 known instances of this machine owned by Future Spy collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 of them are original dedicated machines. 4 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 12 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 Future Spy machine for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Future Spy circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 6 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]



Has two boards, more complicated probably due to the virtual 3D view.


  1. Zaxxon
  2. Super Zaxxon
  3. Future Spy


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Future Spy Arcade Marquee 26" x 8"

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