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SAR - Search And Rescue SAR - Search And Rescue - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

SAR - Search And Rescue - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


You must investigate the disappearance of an exploratory ship on an alien world. Shoot aliens monsters and navigate the high corridors. Pick up special weapons along the way.

SAR - Search And Rescue was produced by SNK in 1989.

SNK released 183 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1978. SNK was based in Japan.

Other machines made by SNK during the time period SAR - Search And Rescue was produced include: Koukuu Kihei Monogatari - The Legend Of Air Cavalry, Fighting Soccer, Chopper I, Gold Medalist, Mechanized Attack, Neo Geo MVS, Next Space, The, Ikari III: The Rescue, Genshi-Tou 1930's, and Prehistoric Isle In 1930

S.A.R. - Search And Rescue
S.A.R. - Search And Rescue


Name SAR - Search And Rescue
Developer SNK (Japan)
Year 1989 - 1990
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9394
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 Rotary
  • Buttons: 2 - FireSpecial
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

SAR - Search And Rescue KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Marquee has copyright of 1990.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op SAR - Search And Rescue Census

There are 14,834 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,890 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Common - There are 29 known instances of this machine owned by SAR - Search And Rescue collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 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. 23 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for SAR - Search And Rescue. There is one active VAPS member looking for a SAR - Search And Rescue circuit board set.

This game ranks a 6 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 3 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]



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SAR: Search And Rescue Arcade Marquee/Sign (26" x 8")

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