The best classic and old school Coin-up Conversion games

The House of the Dead

The House of the Dead

The House of the Dead is a shooter arcade game with an action-horror thematic created by Sega and released in 1996. The title was ported to Sega Saturn and Windows in 1998. These l...

Year: 1998 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-07-19Tags: 3d arcade coin-up conversion first-person horror rail shooter

Super Contra

Super Contra

Super Contra is an arcade game developed and published by Konami in 1988, also ported for Nintendo Entertainment in 1990 This installment is a sequel to the legendary Contra (19...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: aliens coin-up conversion multi-directional platform-shooter run and gun science fiction side-scrolling

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble is one of the most famous arcades ever created and a personal favorite of GamesNostalgia. This 2D cartoon action platformer designed by Fukio Mitsuji (aka MTJ) was released by Taito initially in 1986.

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players arcade clear screen co-op coin-up conversion multiplayer platform

Golden Axe

Golden Axe

Golden Axe is a side-scrolling hack and slash fantasy game created by Sega and released for arcade machines in 1989. The game was ported the same year to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesi...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-02-17Tags: 2 players arcade brawler co-op coin-up conversion fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery

Ghosts 'N Goblins Remake

Ghosts 'N Goblins Remake

Ghosts 'n Goblins Remake is a freeware clone of the 1985 popular side-scrolling platforming game developed by Capcom for arcades..

Year: 2004 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-12-05Tags: clone coin-up conversion dark fantasy freeware horror platform side-scrolling sword and sorcery

Arkanoid

Arkanoid

Arkanoid is an arcade game developed by Taito in 1986 and one of the most popular videogame ever created. It's inspired to Breakout, a videogame created by Atari in 1970, but it's much richer.

Year: 1987 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-17Tags: arcade bat and ball breakout coin-up conversion paddle pong science fiction

Pang

Pang

Pang, also known as Buster Bros in the US or Pomping World in Japan, is a 2d platformer arcade created by Mitchell Corporation in 1989. The goal is to destroy balloons that bounce ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: 2 players arcade co-op coin-up conversion multiplayer platform

Mortal Kombat 3

Mortal Kombat 3

Mortal Kombat 3 is the third game in the popular series of fighting arcades created by Midway. The coin-up was released in 1995. The same year several ports, including the Sega Megadrive/Genesis, were released.

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion competitive fighting martial arts motion capture

Arkanoid: Revenge of DOH

Arkanoid: Revenge of DOH

Arkanoid 2 - Revenge of Doh is the sequel to Arkanoid, a popular coin-up created by Taito in 1986. The sequel was released in 1987 and ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and XZ Spectrum in 1988.

Year: 1989 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: arcade bat and ball breakout coin-up conversion paddle pong

The New Zealand Story

The New Zealand Story

The New Zealand Story is one of the most famous arcades created by Taito. It was released as a coin-up in 1988. Many home computer versions, including Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, were released in 1989.

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-04-14Tags: arcade coin-up conversion platform-shooter shoot em up

Double Dragon

Double Dragon

Double Dragon is a beat them up created by Technos Japan and released in 1987 by Taito. Originally released as an arcade game, versions were also made for home computers and consol...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: 2 players arcade brawler coin-up conversion fighting

Super Hang-On

Super Hang-On

Super Hang-On is a motorcycle racing coin-up created by SEGA and released in 1987. In the following years, it was ported to many platforms, including Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: coin-up conversion driving motorcycle street racing

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game is a coin-up created by Midway in 1995. It is impossible to deny that many of today's adults grew up with games like Super Mario Bros or Sonic. Bu...

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion competitive licensed motion capture wrestling

Toki

Toki

Toki is a platformer arcade created by TAD Corporation and originally released in 1989. Two years later, it was ported to several home computer platforms. I'm not going to lie. Until recently, I had never played Toki.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: coin-up conversion hop and bop platform-shooter run and gun