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Soldier Of Light Soldier Of Light - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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A run, jump and shoot platform game where the player fights enemies on different planets in the solar system. Levels alternate between typical platform style and a side-scrolling shooter as you fly to the next planet. Collect the jet boots for extra-high jumps.

Soldier Of Light was produced by Taito in 1986.

Taito released 486 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1967. Taito was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Taito during the time period Soldier Of Light was produced include: Lady Master of Kung Fu, Typhoon Gal, Super Dead Heat, Onna Sanshirou, Metal Soldier Isaac 2, Alcon, Arkanoid, Battle Lane Vol. 5, Big Event Golf, and Bobble Bobble


Name Soldier Of Light
Developer Taito (Japan)
Year 1986
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9615
Class Wide Release
Genre Space
Conversion Class JAMMA
Dipswitch Settings

Soldier Of Light Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

This is primarily a typical run, jump and shoot platform game, although between levels you play a side-scrolling shooter as you guide your space ship to the next planet.

Soldier Of Light KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Created by Technos and licensed to Taito for U.K. manufacture and distribution. The title screen says Xain'd Sleena, which is the Japanese version of the game, but the Technos copyright was replaced by the Taito copyright.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Soldier Of Light Census

There are 14,908 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,530 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,161 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Very rare - There are no known instances of this game owned by one of our active members.

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

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