1991 2 Buttons 3 quarters (3 stars) Action Strategy Collecting Objects D-Pad E Game Boy (original) Handheld / Portable Games home video games only Jumping Shooting At Enemies Taito Vertical Scrolling

Elevator Action

The Game: As a daring spy, you break into a top secret enemy facility, trying to grab vital secrets and evade or kill as many enemy agents as you can. Your only means of getting from floor to floor through most of the game is via the elevator – which gives you an advantage and …

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1992 2 Buttons 4 quarters (4 stars) Action Strategy Atari Atari 7800 Collecting Objects Game Systems home video games only Joystick K Unreleased Prototypes

Klax

The Game: It is the nineties, as the intro screen says, and there is time for this home version of Klax, in which players try to stack colored bricks according to on-screen instructions: horizontal, vertical and diagonal rows may be required. The conveyor belts carrying the bricks gradually speed up until the bricks are zipping …

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...in the arcade 1995 2 Buttons 3 quarters (3 stars) Arcade Collecting Objects H Joystick Maze Retro Remakes Semicom

Hyper Pacman

The Game: As a round yellow creature consisting of a mouth and nothing else, you maneuver around a relatively simple maze, gobbling small dots and evading colorful monsters who can eat you on contact. Large red dots enable you to turn the tables and eat the monsters for a brief period. Periodically, assorted items appear …

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...at home 1995 2 Buttons 3 quarters (3 stars) Available In Our Store Collecting Objects D-Pad Game Systems home video games only Maze N Namco Playstation Retro Compilations Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders)

Namco Museum Volume 2 (“A”)

The Game: Old games never die – they get emulated. Fortunately, one of Japan’s greatest exporters of video game hits has built a museum around several of its most popular titles. With Pac-Man still underfoot, you wander the corridors of the Namco Museum yet again. (Namco, 1995) Memories: The second volume (also known as Volume …

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...at home 1995 2 Buttons 4 quarters (4 stars) Breaking Through Walls Collecting Objects D-Pad Game Systems home video games only Japanese Import Maze N Namco Playstation Retro Compilations Slide & Shoot (i.e. Space Invaders)

Namco Museum Volume 2 (Japanese version)

The Game: Old games never die – they get emulated. Fortunately, one of Japan’s greatest makers of video game hits has built a museum around several of its most popular titles. With Pac-Man still underfoot, you wander the corridors of the Namco Museum yet again. (Namco, 1995, for Sony Playstation) Memories: It’s hard for me …

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...in the arcade 1996 2 Buttons 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Strategy Arcade arcade games only Collecting Objects Joystick Maze N Namco Racing Retro Compilations Sports

Namco Classic Collection Volume 2

The Game: Three of the most popular games from Namco’s arcade heyday are brought back in the ’90s, both in their original forms and in “remixed” versions with updated sound and graphics and tweaks to the game play. Pac-Man Arrangement adds power-ups, new mazes, new graphics and a whole new breed of monsters to the …

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...at home 1996 3 quarters (3 stars) Action Adventure Available In Our Store Collecting Objects D-Pad Game Systems home video games only More Than 2 Buttons N Namco Playstation Retro Compilations Shooting At Enemies Side-Scrolling

Namco Museum Volume 4 (“C”)

The Game: Namco has even more games they’d like us all to remember, only this time, you might not remember them half as clearly as Pac-Man, who’s still dragging you through the halls of the Namco Museum, eager to play each and every one. Oddly enough, you’ve probably never seen any of these games before. …

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...at home 1999 2 quarters (2 stars) Available In Our Store Collecting Objects D-Pad Fighting Game Systems Isometric View LucasArts More Than 2 Buttons Playstation S Side-Scrolling

Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace

Memories: As various heroic characters from the days when Jedi Knights still enforced justice in that galaxy far, far away, you must expose the danger posed to peaceful Naboo by the Trade Federation’s army of battle and destroyer droids, and escort Queen Amidala out of the clutches of the invaders who would force her to …

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...at home 2000 4 quarters (4 stars) Action Strategy Available In Our Store Collecting Objects D-Pad Game Systems Isometric View L Lego Media More Than 2 Buttons Playstation Real Time Strategy Side-Scrolling Vertical Scrolling

Lego Rock Raiders

The Game: The Rock Raiders are zipping through space, looking for another planet to explore, when a gigantic wormhole opens up and whisks them into the next galaxy. Before you can say “Mister Paris, engage!,” Chief and his crew are already scouting out new worlds to mine. One planet seems like a particularly promising candidate, …

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...at home 2 Buttons 2002 5 quarters (5 stars) Atari 5200 Collecting Objects H Homebrews Joystick Maze Mean Hamster Software

Haunted House II 3D

The Game: As with the original Atari 2600 game, you’re exploring a dark haunted house populated by ghosts, spiders, and even a few walking skeletons. Your task is to track down all the treasures hidden in the maze-like rooms of the house without allowing any of these creatures to touch you. If they get hold …

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...at home 2004 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Strategy Available In Our Store Collecting Objects First-Person Game Systems home video games only K Namco Playstation 2 Ramming Enemies Two Joysticks

Katamari Damacy

You control the pint-sized Prince, whose dad, the massive King of All Cosmos, seems to have inadvertently blotted out every star in the night sky. Now, your old man is sending you on a mission to go down to Earth – a planet blessed with a lot of stuff – to gather that stuff into …

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...on computers 2010 5 quarters (5 stars) Action Adventure BBC Collecting Objects D European Import First-Person Home Computer System IBM PC Keyboard Mouse

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games, Episode 1 – City Of The Daleks

The Game: Promising to take his time-traveling sidekick Amy Pond to London in 1963, the Doctor is shocked when the TARDIS actually gets there – and London, and the rest of Earth, is in ruins. The human race is extinct and the Daleks have taken over. Completely unarmed (except for the Doctor’s trusty sonic screwdriver), …

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