The best classic and old school Coin-up Conversion games

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

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle is the second part of the home computer version of the famous laserdisc game created by Don Bluth Studios: Dragon's Lair. The original arc...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-09Tags: cartoon cinematic coin-up conversion fantasy hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc

Donkey Kong Amiga

Donkey Kong Amiga

This is the unofficial conversion for Amiga of the famous coin-up Donkey Kong, based on the C64 version. It was released in the public domain in 1993. Despite many releases of Don...

Year: 1993 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: coin-up conversion public domain shareware unofficial port

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

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created originally as an arcade by Technos Japan, as a sequel to Double Dragon. The game was ported to many home com...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2 players arcade brawler coin-up conversion fighting

R-Type II

R-Type II

R-Type II is the sequel to the original R-Type and is a side-scrolling arcade shooter developed and published by Irem in 1989 in arcades only. It soon made its way onto multiple pl...

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aliens coin-up conversion h-scrolling shoot-em up science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling

Frogger

Frogger

Frogger is an arcade created by Konami and one of the most popular video games ever created. It was released for the first time in 1981, and it has been ported to almost all platforms since then.

Year: 1982 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-30Tags: coin-up conversion top-down

Operation Wolf

Operation Wolf

Operation Wolf is a rail-shooter arcade released by Taito in 1987. It was ported to many home platforms, including Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, MSX, Atari ST, Amiga, and more. Roy Ad...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-08-08Tags: 2d coin-up conversion disaster first-person military rail shooter side-scrolling

Marble Madness

Marble Madness

Marble Madness is an arcade created by Atari Games and published initially in 1984. You have to guide a rolling ball (a marble) down your path, viewed from an isometric perspective, avoiding obstacles and enemies.

Year: 1986 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion isometric multiplayer rolling ball

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: Legendary warrior is an arcade platform action game created by Tecmo in 1986 and ported to several platforms, including C64, ZX Spectrum, and Sega Master System. In 2019, Graeme Cowie created an Amiga AGA version.

Year: 2019 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aga coin-up conversion fantasy freeware hack and slash platform public domain side-scrolling

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

Bomb Jack

Bomb Jack

Bomb Jack is an arcade platform game released by Tehkan in 1984. It was ported to Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum in 1986, and to the Amiga and Atari ST in 1998. The game was never ported to PC.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: arcade coin-up conversion

Double Dragon

Double Dragon

Double Dragon is a beat ‘em up created by Technos Japan and released in 1987 by Taito. Originally released as an arcade game, versions were also created for a variety of home com...

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

Gradius

Gradius

Gradius is a horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up developed and published by Konami, initially in 1985 as an arcade. The game was ported to MSX and NES in 1986 and released outside Japan with the name "Nemesis.

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: arcade coin-up conversion science fiction shoot em up