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John Elway's Team Quarterback John Elway's Team Quarterback - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

John Elway's Team Quarterback - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A basic American football game that follows the rules of the NFL. In two-player mode, one player takes on the role of Quarterback and the other player plays half-back.

John Elway's Team Quarterback was produced by Leland in 1985 (circa).

Leland released 14 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1985. Leland was based in United States.

Other machines made by Leland during the time period John Elway's Team Quarterback was produced include: Quarterback, Up Your Alley, Strike Zone Baseball, Viper, and Ironman Ivan Stewart's Super Off Road


Name John Elway's Team Quarterback
Developer Leland (United States)
Year 1985 - 1988 (circa)
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8237
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
Conversion Class Cinemat System
# Simultaneous Players 4
# Maximum Players 4
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Controls Differ
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Joystick: Analog with spring return - Pass Offense only
  • Buttons: 1 - Action
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op John Elway's Team Quarterback Census

There are 14,909 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,532 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,197 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 20 known instances of this machine owned by John Elway's Team Quarterback collectors who are active members. Of these, 12 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. 7 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 John Elway's Team Quarterback machine for sale.

Wanted - There are 3 active VAPS members currently looking for John Elway's Team Quarterback.

This game ranks a 4 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 5 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

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The top board contains a 3.6V Lithium battery ("Tadiran(TM)" TL-5104). This game may be at an age where you need to worry about the battery leaking and corroding the board. Replacing or removing it is strongly recommended.


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