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Soul Edge Soul Edge - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Soul Edge - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


One of the first breakthrough 3-D fighting games. You actually feel as though you are in control of the character due to the way the moves are set up. This is also one of the first 3-D games that allows you to move in directions other than forwards or backwards.

Soul Edge was produced by Namco in 1995.

Namco released 310 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1977. Namco was based in Japan.

Other machines made by Namco during the time period Soul Edge was produced include: Godzilla Wars Jr., Belly Bomber, J-League Soccer V-Shoot, Gun Bullet, Tekken, Air Combat 22, Alpine Racer, Cyber Cycles, Dirt Dash, and Dunk Mania


Name Soul Edge
Developer Namco (Japan)
Year 1995
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9635
Class Wide Release
Genre Fighting
Conversion Class Namco System 11 JAMMA
Game Specific Soul Edge Pinout
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 4 - Horizontal SlashVertical SlashKickGuard
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Control Panel Soul Edge Control Panel Image
PCB Soul Edge PCB Image

Soul Edge KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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This game uses a Namco System 11 board so you can easly swap other System 11 games.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Soul Edge Census

There are 14,817 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,502 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,868 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 117 known instances of this machine owned by Soul Edge collectors who are active members. Of these, 12 of them are original dedicated machines. 12 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 93 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 2 active VAPS members with a Soul Edge machines for sale. There are 5 active VAPS members with a Soul Edge circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Soul Edge.

This game ranks a 37 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 2 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

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Soul Edge Arcade Marquee 26" x 8"

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original SOUL EDGE NAMCO 26-10” sign marquee cF89

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Original W/sticker Soul Edge Kit Namco ARCADE Video GAME owners manual

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Namco Soul Edge Machine Operator's Manual Schematics ORIGINAL

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Namco SOUL EDGE Arcade Video Game Manual - good used original

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original OLD STOCK soul edge VER 2 NAMCO arcade video GAME FLYER

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SOUL EDGE VER. 2 KIT-Namco w/SCHEMATICS-Orig. Manual-L@@K!

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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2015 3 86.25 86.25
2017 1 59.00 59.00
All Years 4 72.63 79.44


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