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Rush'n Attack Rush'n Attack - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Rush'n Attack - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


You are in charge of freeing captives. You are armed with a knife, but may pick up additional weapons such as a flamethrower, a rocket launcher, and hand grenades.

Rush'n Attack was produced by Konami in 1985.

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 Rush'n Attack was produced include: Bubble System, Time Pilot '84, Super Basketball, Sky Jaguar, Shinnyuushain Tooru-kun, Finalizer - Super Transformation, Galactic Warriors, Gradius, Green Beret, and Jail Break


Name Rush'n Attack
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1985
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9382
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
  • Orientation: Horizontal
Conversion Class Konami Classic
Game Specific Rush'n Attack Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

Rush'n Attack Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 2 - KnifeSpecial Weapon
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Instructions Rush'n Attack Instructions Image
Control Panel Rush'n Attack Control Panel Image
Side Art Rush'n Attack Side Art Image
PCB Rush'n Attack PCB Image

Rush'n Attack KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.03 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 2.80

Overall Like 3.00
Fun (Social) 3.00
Fun (Solo) 3.00
Collector Desire 2.00

Technical Rating: 3.25

Gameplay 4.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 2.00
Sound/Music 3.00

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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This game is known as Green Beret outside of the US.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Rush'n Attack Census

There are 14,911 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 165,200 machines (6,928 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 108 known instances of this machine owned by Rush'n Attack collectors who are active members. Of these, 12 of them are original dedicated machines. 17 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 79 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 4 active VAPS members with a Rush'n Attack machines for sale. There are 5 active VAPS members with a Rush'n Attack circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There are 2 active VAPS members currently looking for Rush'n Attack. There is one active VAPS member looking for a Rush'n Attack circuit board set.

This game ranks a 32 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 7 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]



The CPU is "KONAMI 005849 8534Q17". The PCB has three DIP switch banks:

  1. Coin / Play
  2. Number of players / table or upright / bonus scores / difficulty / attract sounds
  3. Video flip / Single-dual control upright


  1. Rush'n Attack
  2. M.I.A. Missing In Action


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  1. 3D Model (External): Upright

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