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A puzzle game in the Sega Columns series and a derivative of two of Sega's previous titles. The Japanese title of the game is translated as ""Flower Branch Competition Columns - Cherry Blossom Wars."

Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars was produced by Sega in 1997.

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 Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars was produced include: Sega Blast City, Virtua Fighter 3 - The New Standard, DecAthlete, Golden Eye, Taisen Tanto-R 'Sasshissu!', All Japan Pro Wrestling Featuring Virtua, Columns 97, House Of The Dead, The, Lost World: Jurassic Park, The, and Motor Raid


Name Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1997
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9408
Class Wide Release
Conversion Class Sega Titan ST-V - JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - Jewels Position Change|Special
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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This title was first released on the Sega Saturn and then released in the arcade.


The only console port exists on the Sega Saturn.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars 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).

Uncommon - There are 11 known instances of this machine owned by Hanagumi Taisen Columns - Sakura Wars collectors who are active members. Of these, 11 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 6 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

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