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Worst. Conversions. Ever!!

Published on 04/24/2016 by in Bens Retro Rambles

Picture this… You go on holiday and find yourself in an arcade.  You wander around and you find a game that looks interesting.  You play it, you love it, you have to be physically removed from the machine by your Dad (that last one was probably just me).  You go home and discover that the game

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Retro Rambles Returns

Published on 03/24/2016 by in Bens Retro Rambles, Blog

Yes, that’s right.  Next Wednesday (hopefully) will see the return of Bens Retro Rambles. I’ll be picking up where I left off by covering the genre defining Sim It’s been a funny few months with one thing or another.  It wasn’t my intention to take such a long break, or even a break.  Before Christmas I

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Arcade Club gets Levelled Up

Published on 11/02/2015 by in Largest Arcade In UK

Arcade Club, a venture started in a shop-front in a small town, growing quickly to occupy the arcade we built together has now moved to a new location in Bury, Manchester. The club has moved to a spacious 6,000 square foot 3rd floor venue just outside the town centre of Bury called “Ela Mill”. The

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Zaccaria TRON Arcade Game Restoration And Repair – Part 3

Zaccaria TRON released in 1982 under license from Bally/Midway. Part 3 of unknown… Beginning to fix the PCB – well you can’t play the game without it. Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/retrogamesparty Thumbnail and cover graphic by Shaun Holley Many thanks to Colin Davies, Martin White and Adrian Smethurst for assistance and input to

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Zaccaria TRON Arcade Game Restoration And Repair – Part 2

Zaccaria TRON released in 1982 under license from Bally/Midway. Part 2 of unknown…   Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/retrogamesparty Thumbnail and cover graphic by Shaun Holley  

 
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Zaccaria TRON Arcade Game Restoration And Repair – Part 1

Zaccaria TRON released in 1982 under license from Bally/Midway. Part 1 of unknown…   Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/retrogamesparty Thumbnail and cover graphic by Shaun Holley

 
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Arcade Club Launches In Haslingden

Published on 11/06/2014 by in Blog

Arcade Club finally touched down in Haslingden on Saturday 1st November 2014.  After its announcement at Play Blackpool back in May, its been a good few months of preparation and hard work to get not only the games into top shape but the venue to look right. “We have had a busy year with building New

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New Arrival – Namco Rally X (1980)

Published on 10/05/2014 by in Blog

Namco Rally-X (1980) Joins Our Collection In 1980, Namco released a four-way scrolling car chase maze-style game called Rally-X.  In the same style as Pac-Man, you run around collecting the flags, avoiding the bad guys and progressing through levels.   The screen is set into a maze and a radar and score – this is

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NERG 2014 (North East Retro Gaming Events)

Return to NERG This weekend, July 5/6 2014 saw us at Gateshead International Stadium once again for NERG! 100 arcade machines, 50 pinballs, tons of consoles and computers and traders galore. This year NERG was supporting the Bright Red charity fighting against blood cancer. Here’s our walkaround video of the event.   NERG Future NERG

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Day At The New Arcade – Ben’s Day

Published on 05/24/2014 by in Largest Arcade In UK

Ben Joins The Team Long time friend Ben Ridsdale has been sequestered onto the team for a while so we gave him the camera and said “follow us around at the arcade” and here’s what he came up with. Not everything was filmed or usable but we hope you like our efforts to show you

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