Museum of the Game ®

International Arcade Museum® — Killer List of Videogames®

Tough Turf Tough Turf - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Tough Turf - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


Two neatly dressed heroes proceed through warehouses and urban areas busting gang members in a simple punch/kick/jump beat-em-up environment. Characters can move left, right, up and down.

Tough Turf was produced by Sega in 1989.

Sega released 594 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1936. Sega was based in United States.

Other machines made by Sega during the time period Tough Turf was produced include: Excite League, Ufo Senshi Yohko Chan, Tetris (Sega), Scramble Spirits, Power Drift, A.B. Cop, Alex Kidd In The Enchanted Castle, Crack Down, Dynamite Dux, and ESWAT Cyber Police

Tough Turf
Tough Turf


Name Tough Turf
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1989
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10172
Class Wide Release
Genre Scrolling Fighter
Conversion Class Sega System 16
# Simultaneous Players 2
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Joint
Control Panel Layout Multiple Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - PunchKickJump
Sound Amplified Stereo (two channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard

Game Play

This game is essentially a clone of Double Dragon with characters who look to be straight out of a Hong Kong police action flick.

Tough Turf KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

Log in to rate this game!


VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Tough Turf 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 165,187 machines (6,929 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 12 known instances of this machine owned by Tough Turf 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. 10 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 Tough Turf circuit board for sale.

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

This game ranks a 2 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]


eBay Listings

Click to search eBay for Tough Turf Videogame machines and related items.

Click to search eBay for Sega for machines and parts.

When you click on links below to various merchants on this site and make a purchase, this can result in this site earning a commission. Such revenue helps to fund this site's operations. Affiliate programs and affiliations include, but are not limited to, the eBay Partner Network.


Ebay Compatible Application


Auction ends in: 1 week, 6 days


Tough Turf Sunsoft Retro Marquee Sign Restaurant Bar Wall Hanger Ofd

Auction ends in: 3 weeks, 3 days


ORIGNIAL AD 11- 8.5'' tough turf sunsoft ARCADE GAME FLYER

Auction ends in: 1 week, 6 days


original TOUGH TURF SUNSOFT arcade video game owners manual

Auction ends in: 1 week, 5 days


Flyer TOUGH TURF Arcade Video Game advertisement original see pic

Auction ends in: 1 week, 19 hours


TOUGH TURF Arcade P.C. Board PCB JAMMA Working Perfectly USED

Auction ends in: 3 weeks, 1 day



  1. Log in to contribute content to this page
  2. Please consider donating to the International Arcade Museum Library