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Space War (Leijac) Space War (Leijac) - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

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Shoot the laser at the top of the screen before it shoots you. Also, shoot or hide behind the ships moving horizontally across the screen.

Space War (Leijac) was produced by Konami in 1979.

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 Space War (Leijac) was produced include: Space King, Block Game, 600, Amidar, Jungler, Scramble, and Super Cobra


Name Space War (Leijac)
Developer Konami (Japan)
Year 1979
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 9688
Class Wide Release
Genre Shooter
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Competitive
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 2-way (left, right)
  • Buttons: 1 - Fire
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Introduction

From the looks of the screen this game was made for a cocktail cabinet.

Game Play

When your fuel reaches a high number (like 75 or so) your laser will reach the other side of the screen to get your opponent. Once you fire your laser your fuel drops sharply and you must wait for it to build before you can shoot at your opponent again.

Space War (Leijac) KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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COPY OF: Space Laser

The date on this game is 1979 but the date on Space Laser is 1980. It may be that Space Laser was made first but not released by Taito.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Space War (Leijac) Census

There are 14,746 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,470 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,450 machines (6,893 unique titles).

Very rare - There is one known instance of this machine owned by an active member Space War (Leijac) collector. It is an original dedicated machine (not another machine converted with a kit).

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Space War (Leijac) machine for sale.

Wanted - There is one active VAPS member currently looking for Space War (Leijac).

This game ranks a 1 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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