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Legion Legion - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Legion - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A space-shooter.

Legion was produced by Nichibutsu in 1987.

Nichibutsu released 93 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1979. Nichibutsu was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Nichibutsu during the time period Legion was produced include: Amatelass, Soldier Girl Amazon, City Love, Mighty Guy, UFO Robo Dangar, Seiha, Bijokko Yume Monogatari, Ojousan, Iemoto, and Kodure Ookami


Name Legion
Developer Nichibutsu (Japan)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8413
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class JAMMA
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

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

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Legion Census

There are 14,823 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,502 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 7 known instances of this machine owned by Legion collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit). 6 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 Legion machine for sale.

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

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.

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



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