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S.P.Y. Special Project Y S.P.Y. Special Project Y - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

S.P.Y. Special Project Y - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


You play a James Bond type character battling against multiple enemies, each with various weapons, attacking an Island base. In one scene the character flies with the aid of a jet backpack.

S.P.Y. Special Project Y was produced by Konami in 1989.

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 S.P.Y. Special Project Y was produced include: Vulcan Venture, Thunder Cross, Super Kontora: Alien No Gyakusyuu, Super Contra, Ring No Ouja, Block Hole, Bottom Of The Ninth, Crime Fighters, Cue Brick, and Gradius III

S.P.Y. Special Project Y
S.P.Y. Special Project Y


Name S.P.Y. Special Project Y
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1989
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9391
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

S.P.Y. Special Project Y Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

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

S.P.Y. Special Project Y KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op S.P.Y. Special Project Y 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 16 known instances of this machine owned by S.P.Y. Special Project Y collectors who are active members. Of these, It is an original dedicated machine. One is a conversion in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 14 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 an extra S.P.Y. Special Project Y circuit board for sale.

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

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.

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



The game uses a Yamaha YM3812 for sound. The boards Konami ID is GX857.


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