Bega's Battle

Arcade Video game published 39 years ago by Data East USA, Inc.

Bega's Battle screenshot

Listed and emulated in MAME.

Bega's Battle © 1983 Data East USA, Incorporated.

You play a character named Bega. You must face the alien Varga who is trying to take over the earth. You must defeat Varga to save the earth from destruction. Other goals are to rescue your friends Luna, Jobe, and Sony. Once rescued, Luna gave you extra firepower, Jobe gave you the shield, and Sony gave you teleportation ability.

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This game uses a laser disc.


Bega's Battle was released in June 1983 in USA. This was Data East USA's first laser disc arcade game. Approximately 700 units were produced.

This game is known in Japan as "Harmageddon - Genma Taisen", all video were taken from the Japanese manga of the same name. The character designs were done by Katsuhiro Otomo, creator of the anime and manga classic Akira.

Steve Harris holds the official record for this game with 120,000 on July 18, 1983.


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