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Keyboardmania 3rd Mix - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


In the spirit of all the other "Beatmania"-style games, this time play using a 24-key keyboard, press the keys in tune to the music as the bars fall to the bottom of the screen. Complete the song without missing too many of the notes, and you can play another song.

Keyboardmania 3rd Mix was produced by Konami in 2000.

Konami released 433 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. Konami was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Konami during the time period Keyboardmania 3rd Mix was produced include: Beatmania Complete Mix, Racing Jam Chapter 2, Dance Freaks, Thrill Drive, Silent Scope, Beatmania IIDX 2nd Style, Beatmania IIDX 3rd Style, Beatmania IIDX 4th Style, Beatmania IIDX Substream, and Beatmania III


Name Keyboardmania 3rd Mix
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 2000
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8292
Class Wide Release
Genre Skill
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Either
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player Ambidextrous
  • Piano Keyboard: 24 keys (14 white, 10 black)
  • Effector Wheel
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

You have DJed, you have danced, but have you played the piano? Konami does it again with Keyboardmania! Play the songs by pressing the keys and spinning the effect wheel as the bars fall to the bottom of the screen. Hit them perfectly (or at least somewhat perfectly) and you can choose a new song to play.

New to this version (aside from the music) is support for the 'multi-session base' which allows up to five people to play simultaneously (two players on Keyboardmania 3rd Mix, two on Guitar Freaks 5th Mix, and one Drummania 4th Mix player.

Game Play

Select a song, then play! As the bars fall down the screen, press the corresponding key on the 24-key keyboard, or spin the effect wheel when needed.

Keyboardmania 3rd Mix KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Another IBemaniI series game.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Keyboardmania 3rd Mix Census

There are 14,743 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,468 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,437 machines (6,893 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 12 known instances of this machine owned by Keyboardmania 3rd Mix collectors who are active members. Of these, 9 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. 2 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a Keyboardmania 3rd Mix machines for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Keyboardmania 3rd Mix circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 1 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]


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