Friday, 24 May 2024

Arcade1Up Announces New Cabinets For X-Men, Dragon’s Lair, Killer Instinct, And More

Arcade1Up, the leading provider of arcade gaming experiences for the home, has revealed an exciting lineup of new cabinets that will transport gamers back to the golden age of arcade gaming. From beloved co-op beat-’em-ups to iconic classics, the variety of cabinets unveiled at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show is sure to captivate fans of all ages.

X-Men Arcade Cabinet: A New Addition to the Family

X-Men Arcade Cabinet

Leading the lineup is the highly anticipated X-Men arcade cabinet. This four-player cabinet brings back the classic side-scrolling 1992 brawler from Konami. While it may not have the same width as the original double-wide cabinets, it more than makes up for it with added features. Thanks to its WiFi capability, players can connect and compete with friends online. Additionally, this cabinet includes two more Marvel action titles: Captain America and the Avengers, and The Avengers in Galactic Storm. To top it off, the cabinet comes with an X-Men-themed riser to ensure the authentic arcade experience.

Dragon’s Lair: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Dragon's Lair Arcade Cabinet

Next up, we have Dragon’s Lair, the 1983 classic that allowed players to control a captivating cartoon world. The cabinet includes the original game, along with Dragon’s Lair II: Time Warp and the science-fiction adventure Space Ace, all brought to life by renowned animator Don Bluth. With its custom riser and understated design, this cabinet is a must-have for fans of the franchise. And for those who prefer Space Ace, there’s a variant available too.

Killer Instinct: A Tribute to Rare’s Arcade Legacy

Killer Instinct Arcade Cabinet

Arcade1Up pays homage to the arcade prowess of Rare with the new Killer Instinct machine. The centerpiece is the classic fighting game, but the cabinet also features Killer Instinct 2, Battletoads (arcade version), and Battletoads/Double Dragon. Players can even engage in WiFi-enabled multiplayer battles. This package includes a matching riser, providing extra height for an immersive gaming experience.

Atari Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet: 12 Games in One

Atari Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet

For fans of the iconic Atari, the Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet is a dream come true. With 12 games in a single machine, players can enjoy classics such as Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, and more. This special release includes a riser for optimal comfort during gameplay.

Capcom Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet: A Nod to Capcom’s Arcade Past

Capcom Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet

Arcade1Up’s Capcom Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet celebrates the rich history of Capcom’s arcade games. Featuring 12 titles, including Street Fighter II, Darkstalkers, Final Fight, and Ghosts ‘n Goblins, this machine transports players back to the golden age of arcade gaming. The cabinet design is themed after Street Fighter II and includes a custom riser for added style.

Bandai Namco Legacy Edition Cabinet: Pac-Man and More

Bandai Namco Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet

The Bandai Namco Legacy Edition Cabinet is a treasure trove for fans of classic arcade gaming. Packed with popular titles like Pac-Man, Galaga, Dig Dug, and more, this cabinet showcases the best of Bandai Namco’s arcade legacy. As with many of the other cabinets, a custom riser is included for an enhanced gaming experience.

Pong 4-Player Pub Table: A Social Gaming Experience

Pong 4-Player Pub Table

For gamers who prefer a more seated experience, Arcade1Up offers the Pong 4-Player Pub Table. Gather three friends and enjoy eight Atari classics, including Pong, Warlords, and Super Breakout. With its clear cover top, spills are no longer a concern. Although this cabinet does not include a custom riser, it provides endless hours of fun for everyone.

Bringing Arcade Excitement to Your Home

Arcade1Up has consistently delivered a wide range of arcade cabinets that cater to different tastes and preferences. From Street Fighter II and Mortal Kombat to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and NBA Jam, the company has showcased its commitment to bringing coin-operated classics back into the spotlight. Due to their immense popularity, these cabinets tend to sell out quickly. However, Arcade1Up occasionally restocks them, so keep an eye out for availability.

Pre-orders for the new cabinets have not yet opened. To stay informed about when they go live, visit Arcade1Up’s website.

FAQ

Q: Can I connect the X-Men arcade cabinet to the internet?
A: Yes, the X-Men cabinet features WiFi capability, allowing you to connect and play with friends online.

Q: How many games are included in the Atari Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet?
A: The Atari Legacy Edition Arcade Cabinet includes 12 classic games, such as Asteroids, Centipede, and Missile Command.

Q: Are the risers included with the cabinets?
A: Yes, most of the cabinets come with a custom riser to enhance your gaming experience.

Conclusion

Arcade1Up continues to redefine the way we experience arcade gaming at home. With their latest lineup of cabinets, including X-Men, Dragon’s Lair, Killer Instinct, and more, the company offers an incredible selection of titles to suit every gamer’s taste. Stay tuned for pre-order details, and get ready to bring the arcade action into your own home.

Source: Arcade1Up via GameSpot