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TX-1 TX-1 - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

TX-1 - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee

Description

A single-person racing game that is unique in the respect that it uses three monitors: one for a straight ahead view and the other two for left and right perspective.

TX-1 was produced by Namco in 1984.

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 TX-1 was produced include: Phozon, Pac-Man & Chomp Chomp, Pac & Pal, Mappy, Libble Rabble, Dragon Buster, Galaga 3, Gaplus, Grobda, and Shoot Away

Specs

Name TX-1
Developer Namco (Japan)
Year 1984
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10004
Class Wide Release
Genre Racing
Monitor
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Steering: X/Y-directional yoke
  • Pedals: 1
Sound Unamplified Mono (requires one-channel amp)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
  • Environmental/Cockpit

TX-1 KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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Miscellaneous

LICENSOR: Namco
DISTRIBUTOR: Atari

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op TX-1 Census

There are 14,896 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,528 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,131 machines (6,927 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 11 known instances of this machine owned by TX-1 collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 of them are original dedicated machines. 6 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 TX-1 circuit boards for sale.

Wanted - There are 2 active VAPS members currently looking for TX-1.

This game ranks a 3 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]

Flyers

Legacy

  1. Pole Position
  2. Pole Position II
  3. TX-1
  4. TX-1 V8

Foto-Finder® (Books)

  1. Arcade Treasures Kurtz (ISBN 088740619X) Page: 112; Color photo
  2. The Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 168; Color photo Price guide: No
  3. Encyclopedia of Arcade Video Games Kurtz (ISBN 0764319256) Page: 168; Color photo

Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Dedicated

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NOS Atari TX-1 Opto Steering board Part #A040995-01

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TX1 Arcade Flyer Original Video Game Paper Vintage Retro Artwork 1983

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ORIGINAL-ATARI-TX-1-OPERATIONS MANUAL

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11- 8.5'' TX 1 Atari Pandora’s Palace arcade video game AD FLYER

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