Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 16 of 23

Thread: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

  1. #1
    HEXUS.admin
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    31,709
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    2,073 times in 719 posts

    News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    The Internet Archive has made these coin-op games available to play in a browser.
    Read more.

  2. Received thanks from:

    KeyboardDemon (04-11-2014),Output (05-11-2014)

  3. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Location
    Dorset
    Posts
    477
    Thanks
    4
    Thanked
    22 times in 19 posts
    • LeetyMcLeet's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte Auros X570 Master 1.2
      • CPU:
      • AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
      • Memory:
      • 64 GB 3600 DDR3 (G.Skill Trident Z)
      • Storage:
      • 250GB Samsung 980 Pro PCIe NVMe, 2 x 2TB Samsung 870 EVO SATA3, 2 x 6TB WD Black 3.5'' HDDs
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Nvidia RTX 3070Ti (MSI SUPRIM)
      • PSU:
      • Fractal Design ION Gold 750W
      • Case:
      • Fractal Design 7 Dark with TG Window
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro x64
      • Monitor(s):
      • BenQ/Zowie XL @ 1080p, 240Hz
      • Internet:
      • BT Business FTTC/VDSL ~ 50Mbps

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Awesome, had many of these for the Atari back in the day!
    ...thanks for making me feel old, Hexus

  4. Received thanks from:

    Output (05-11-2014)

  5. #3
    Seriously casual gamer KeyboardDemon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    London
    Posts
    3,013
    Thanks
    774
    Thanked
    280 times in 242 posts
    • KeyboardDemon's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus Sabretooth Z77
      • CPU:
      • i7 3770k + Corsair H80 (Refurbed)
      • Memory:
      • 16gb (4x4gb) Corsair Vengence Red (1866mhz) - (Because it looks good in a black mobo)
      • Storage:
      • Crucial M550 SSD 1TB + 2x 500GB Seagate HDDs
      • Graphics card(s):
      • EVGA GTX 980 SC ACX 2.0 (Warranty replacement for 780Ti SC ACX)
      • PSU:
      • EVGA 750 watt SuperNova G2
      • Case:
      • Silverstone RV03
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit
      • Monitor(s):
      • Asus Swift PG278Q
      • Internet:
      • BT Infinity (40mbs dl/10mbs ul)

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Cool, I can't wait till I have time to check some of these out.

  6. #4
    Super Moderator Jonj1611's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    5,773
    Thanks
    1,814
    Thanked
    1,027 times in 787 posts

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    That was great fun playing on a few classics once again
    Jon

  7. #5
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    274
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked
    8 times in 8 posts

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Aww no Cadillacs and Dinosaurs. Street Fighter II will keep me busy for some time though!

  8. #6
    <Insert witty one liner> Kanoe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Posts
    989
    Thanks
    97
    Thanked
    116 times in 82 posts
    • Kanoe's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Asus ROG STRIX X299-E GAMING II
      • CPU:
      • Intel 7960X (4.4GHZ All Core)
      • Memory:
      • 64GB Corsair Vengeance PRO (8 x 8GB) 3200
      • Storage:
      • 1x 2TB M.2, 2x 1TB M.2, 960GB SSD, 2TB HDD
      • Graphics card(s):
      • nvidia 3080 FE (1965MHz @906mV +1500 VRAM)
      • PSU:
      • Superflower 1200W
      • Case:
      • Phanteks Enthoo Primo v2
      • Operating System:
      • Win 10 Pro 64bit
      • Monitor(s):
      • 28" Gigabyte M28U 4k + 24" Dell U2412M
      • Internet:
      • Zen 1 Gig Fibre

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Would be great to have Joust back. Midway used to have it as free to play via browser until they went under, been missing it

  9. #7
    MCRN Tachi Ttaskmaster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Location
    Reading, UK
    Posts
    6,930
    Thanks
    693
    Thanked
    810 times in 672 posts
    • Ttaskmaster's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Aorus Master X670E
      • CPU:
      • Ryzen 7800X3D
      • Memory:
      • 32GB Corsair Dominator DDR5 6000MHz
      • Storage:
      • Samsung Evo 120GB and Seagate Baracuda 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Aorus Master 4090
      • PSU:
      • EVGA Supernova G2 1000W
      • Case:
      • Lian Li V3000 Plus
      • Operating System:
      • Win11
      • Monitor(s):
      • Gigabyte M32U
      • Internet:
      • 900Mbps Gigaclear WHOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Street Fighter II and many other cool titles... but no Alien Breed??!!

  10. #8
    ZaO
    Guest

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Archive.org is such a cool website I've found loads of cool stuff on there. Anyone found any good arcade games in this collection that they never got to play on a home console back in the days? I want to try out some of the ones I'm not familiar with - any suggestions?

  11. #9
    HEXUS.Squirrel Output's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    2,238
    Thanks
    994
    Thanked
    450 times in 315 posts
    • Output's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte AORUS Master X570
      • CPU:
      • AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
      • Memory:
      • 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 Kingston Fury Renegade @ 3600MHz CL16
      • Storage:
      • Sandisk Ultra 3D 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire Nitro+ RX 7800 XT
      • PSU:
      • EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G3
      • Case:
      • bequiet Dark Base Pro 900 Rev.2
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro x64

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Hang-On isn't particularly speedy or responsive, but it was still fun to watch my character go flying and the motorbike explode.

    Ghouls 'N Ghosts seems to work pretty well.
    Last edited by Output; 05-11-2014 at 10:48 AM.

  12. #10
    MCRN Tachi Ttaskmaster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Location
    Reading, UK
    Posts
    6,930
    Thanks
    693
    Thanked
    810 times in 672 posts
    • Ttaskmaster's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Aorus Master X670E
      • CPU:
      • Ryzen 7800X3D
      • Memory:
      • 32GB Corsair Dominator DDR5 6000MHz
      • Storage:
      • Samsung Evo 120GB and Seagate Baracuda 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Aorus Master 4090
      • PSU:
      • EVGA Supernova G2 1000W
      • Case:
      • Lian Li V3000 Plus
      • Operating System:
      • Win11
      • Monitor(s):
      • Gigabyte M32U
      • Internet:
      • 900Mbps Gigaclear WHOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Played a few last night.
    I sucked at them back then and I suck at them now!!

    Would have been nice to have sound, as well.

  13. #11
    HEXUS.Squirrel Output's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    2,238
    Thanks
    994
    Thanked
    450 times in 315 posts
    • Output's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte AORUS Master X570
      • CPU:
      • AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
      • Memory:
      • 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 Kingston Fury Renegade @ 3600MHz CL16
      • Storage:
      • Sandisk Ultra 3D 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire Nitro+ RX 7800 XT
      • PSU:
      • EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G3
      • Case:
      • bequiet Dark Base Pro 900 Rev.2
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro x64

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Would have been nice to have sound, as well.
    Did you press the button to unmute?

  14. #12
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Manchester
    Posts
    1,704
    Thanks
    56
    Thanked
    144 times in 113 posts
    • Percy1983's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte x570 Aorus Pro
      • CPU:
      • AMD 5900x + Cooler Master Nepton 140XL
      • Memory:
      • 64GB (4x16GB ) Corsair Vengence 3200mhz @ 3600mhz CL16
      • Storage:
      • 1tb SP US75 Boot + Fast 4tb SP XS70 + Slow Raid 0 4tb (2tbx2) with 100gb NVME cache
      • Graphics card(s):
      • RX6800 16GB (XFX SWFT 319)
      • PSU:
      • 875w Thermaltake Toughpower XT
      • Case:
      • Thermaltake Level 10 GT Snow Edition
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 11 Pro 64bit
      • Monitor(s):
      • 24" Acer UHD x2
      • Internet:
      • Vodafone

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    My work haven't noticed (and blocked) this yet, happy days indeed.

  15. #13
    MCRN Tachi Ttaskmaster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2013
    Location
    Reading, UK
    Posts
    6,930
    Thanks
    693
    Thanked
    810 times in 672 posts
    • Ttaskmaster's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Aorus Master X670E
      • CPU:
      • Ryzen 7800X3D
      • Memory:
      • 32GB Corsair Dominator DDR5 6000MHz
      • Storage:
      • Samsung Evo 120GB and Seagate Baracuda 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Aorus Master 4090
      • PSU:
      • EVGA Supernova G2 1000W
      • Case:
      • Lian Li V3000 Plus
      • Operating System:
      • Win11
      • Monitor(s):
      • Gigabyte M32U
      • Internet:
      • 900Mbps Gigaclear WHOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Quote Originally Posted by Output View Post
    Did you press the button to unmute?
    Comes up with a popup saying, "coming soon".

  16. #14
    Super Moderator Jonj1611's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Posts
    5,773
    Thanks
    1,814
    Thanked
    1,027 times in 787 posts

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Yeah I found that, wasn't sure if it was all games though.

    Commando was fun and reminded me how frustrating it is to die in the first 20 seconds of a game
    Jon

  17. #15
    HEXUS.Squirrel Output's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Posts
    2,238
    Thanks
    994
    Thanked
    450 times in 315 posts
    • Output's system
      • Motherboard:
      • Gigabyte AORUS Master X570
      • CPU:
      • AMD Ryzen 9 3950X
      • Memory:
      • 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 Kingston Fury Renegade @ 3600MHz CL16
      • Storage:
      • Sandisk Ultra 3D 2TB
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire Nitro+ RX 7800 XT
      • PSU:
      • EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G3
      • Case:
      • bequiet Dark Base Pro 900 Rev.2
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro x64

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Comes up with a popup saying, "coming soon".
    I found you had to start the game first, press the button to unmute once it had loaded, then use the back button before trying any games as the sound would work from then onwards (just not when selected before or during a game).

  18. #16
    Registered+
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    21
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0 times in 0 posts

    Re: News - The Internet Arcade gives you free access to 900 classic games

    wow love it, cant remember when i've seen these type of games last

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •