Cobra Command was released in May 1984.
Known in Japan as "Thunder Storm". Data East later released an unrelated shoot-em-up titled "Cobra Command
" in 1988.
It was the second arcade game to incorporate the Laserdisc technology featuring cartoon animation.
The player's helicopter makes a cameo in "Double Dragon II - The Revenge
" as soon as the hangar's door opens in the beginning of the game.
Alfredo Garcia of Spain holds the official record for this game with 100030 points on August 2, 1984.