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Initial D: Arcade Stage

Initial D: Arcade Stage - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A race-driving game from Sega. Number of Simultaneous Players is really 2 not 1Maximum number of Players is also 2 not 1 since 2 cabinets can be hooked up.

Initial D: Arcade Stage was produced by Sega in 2001.

Sega released 594 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 Initial D: Arcade Stage was produced include: Maimai, Sega Water Ski, F355 Challenge 2 - International Course Edition, Club Kart - European Session, Boat Race - Ocean Heats, Air Trix, Club Kart, Cosmic Smash, King Of Route 66, The, and Lupin: The Shooting


Name Initial D: Arcade Stage
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 2001 - 2002
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8192
Class Wide Release
Genre Racing
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 1
Game Play Single
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Steering: Wheel
  • Shifter: 2-position (low, high)
  • Pedals: 2
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
  • Deluxe/Themed (non-motion)

Game Introduction

In the game you can choose from a variety of cars to race with.

The machine is capable of recording information - such as how many races you have had, what car you have, which oponents you have bested and what upgrades you have acquired - on a card which can be issued at the time of your choosing a car. There are a range of courses - each of which has it's own challenges and opponents.

Initial D: Arcade Stage KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 5.00 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 5.00

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 5.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 5.00

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 5.00
Originality 5.00
Sound/Music 5.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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The game is based loosely on the Japanese animation and comic series which is also named Initial D.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Initial D: Arcade Stage Census

There are 14,825 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,504 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,875 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 17 known instances of this machine owned by Initial D: Arcade Stage collectors who are active members. Of these, 6 of them are original dedicated machines. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 10 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 an extra Initial D: Arcade Stage circuit board for sale.

Wanted - There are 2 active VAPS members currently looking for Initial D: Arcade Stage.

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.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]



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Initial D Unregistered Arcade Game Card Stage 1 Lot Of 2 Cards

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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2015 1 287.50 287.50
2016 1 517.50 517.50
All Years 2 402.50 402.50


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