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30 Years of Video Games

February 15th, 2019 by Will Jobbins - Posted in Arcade Flashback, Arcade Machines, Infographics, Retro, Uncategorized

  The video gaming industry is estimated to have a global audience between 2.2 and 2.6 billion people. From action adventure classic Legend of Zelda to last year’s gaming hit Red Dead Redemption II, it’s clear that whether you play video games or not, they’ve become a huge part of our global culture. But which […]

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The Most Difficult Arcade Games – Ever!

May 22nd, 2013 by Steve Sawyer - Posted in Arcade Flashback, Arcade Machines, Retro

Arcade games, or Coin-Ops were designed to punish you, and be insanely brutal. These games were designed like this for the sole purpose of eating as many of your precious pennies as possible. While all Arcade games bear this mark, some of the games were exceptionally or unreasonably hard; making them virtually impossible. Here we’re going to chronicle the most heinously impossible Arcade Games of all time. That way we can all re-live the crippling shame and defeat that we experienced when we first played these games.