Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced yesterday that Midway Arcade Origins is now available for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The title combines over 30 Midway classics on one disc and enhanced with added leaderboards, high definition graphics, and unlockable achievements. Many games also include new local multiplayer.
The collection includes: Defender, Gauntlet, Joust, Rampage, and Total Carnage, as well as 720 ° , A.P.B., Arch Rivals, Bubbles, Championship Sprint, Tournament Cyberball 2072, Defender II, Gauntlet II, Joust 2, Marble Madness, Pit-Fighter, Rampart, Robotron 2084, Root Beer Tapper, Satan’s Hollow, Sinistar, Smash TV, Spy Hunter, Spy Hunter II, Super Off Road, Super Sprint, Toobin’, Vindicators Part II, Wizard of Wor, Xenophobe, and Xybots.
The Midway Arcade Origins collection is a good way for old school gamers to re-play some of the classics or for new players to see just what the golden age of arcades was all about. It is currently available from a variety of retailers for $29.99.