Museum of the Game ®

International Arcade Museum® — Killer List of Videogames®


Lightning Fighters Lightning Fighters - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Lightning Fighters - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee

Description

A vertical shooter with cool weapons such as a fire dragon.

Lightning Fighters was produced by Konami in 1990.

Konami released 434 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 Lightning Fighters was produced include: Kyuukouka Bakugekitai, Cosmic Wars, Main Stadium, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles - Style 2, Aliens, Golfing Greats, Over Drive, Parodius Da, and Punk Shot

Specs

Name Lightning Fighters
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1990
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8429
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Monitor
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Lightning Fighters Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
Controls
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - FireSuper Weapon
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Lightning Fighters KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 2.82 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.70

Overall Like 3.50
Fun (Social) 4.00
Fun (Solo) 3.50
Collector Desire 4.00

Technical Rating: 2.83

Gameplay 3.50
Graphics 4.00
Originality 2.67
Sound/Music 4.00

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.

Log in to rate this game!

Images

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Lightning Fighters Census

There are 14,954 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,548 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,938 unique titles).

Common - There are 26 known instances of this machine owned by Lightning Fighters collectors who are active members. Of these, One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 25 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 9 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]

Flyers

Manuals

eBay Listings

Click to search eBay for Lightning Fighters Videogame machines and related items.

Click to search eBay for Konami for machines and parts.

When you click on links below to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Such revenue helps to fund this site's operations. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network.

TOP WATCHED LISTINGS FOR: Lightning Fighters

Ebay Compatible Application

Original Dirty Lightning Fighters Konami arcade Video game manual

Auction ends in: 2 weeks, 6 days

FixedPrice
$16.99

LIGHTNING FIGHTERS BY KONAMI ARCADE PCB JAMMA ORIGINAL

Auction ends in: 2 weeks, 3 days

FixedPrice
$330.00

LIGHTNING FIGHTERS BY KONAMI ARCADE PCB JAMMA ORIGINAL

Auction ends in: 3 weeks, 6 days

FixedPrice
$350.00

Arcade Konami Lightning Fighters - JAMMA PCB

Auction ends in: 1 week, 6 days

FixedPrice
$380.00

Lightning Fighters Arcade Manual - arcade 1990

Auction ends in: 3 weeks, 2 days

StoreInventory
$12.95

Lightning Flipper Bat Topper MODs for Foo Fighters Pinball (set of 4)

Auction ends in: 2 weeks, 1 day

FixedPrice
$19.95

Lightning Flipper Bat Topper MODs for Foo Fighters Pinball (set of 3)

Auction ends in: 2 weeks, 14 hours

FixedPrice
$17.95

LIGHTNING FIGHTERS - KONAMI - ARCADE PCB JAMMA

Auction ends in: 6 days, 12 hours

FixedPrice
$700.00

Contribute

  1. Log in to contribute content to this page
  2. Please consider donating to the International Arcade Museum Library