Top 10 arcade games of all time!


Feel like a kid again with the top 10 arcade games of all time!


Its 1990 and you have gotten pocket money for the week; hard work done in your father’s blacksmith barn has paid off and you are on your way to town. You walk right past the candy shop because that is not where your hard earned money is going. It’s going straight into your favourite arcade game and this week you are determined to beat the top score of last week’s tries.


Arcade games changed the way gaming took place and from the 1970s to the mid-1990s, joysticks and flashing screens were at the order of the day. The top arcade games still enjoy a lot of attention to this day and with this list of the top 10 best arcade games; you can gather the coins from under your couch and find the nearest gaming arcade. Trust me, you will feel like a kid again!


  1. Street fighter

Developed in 1991, this arcade game features fist fights between Japanese-like characters and if you have enough experience, you will be able to bust some serious moves!


  1. Pac-man

Back in 1980, this little cheese-like person gobbled little monsters in the dark on an arcade game screen. Until this day, Pac-man is a very popular game and has a wide variety of game versions that can even be played online.


  1. Time crisis

With guns blazing and a joystick jiggling, Time Crisis is an arcade game that features target practice and advanced shooting strategies if you have had enough tries at the game.


  1. Sega Rally 2

In the 1990’s, Sega was developed to give the hot headed gamers something to drool over as this game has some butt-kicking race cars. The need for speed has never been lost over this game and it lives on until today.


  1. Golden axe

The Golden Axe game features fantasy creatures that have sword fights and try everything to beat each other. As this can be played as a two player game, you can go against the best of the best to beat the top scorer.


  1. Operation wolf

While you may be grown up now and enjoying a card game at the Royal Vegas Canadian Casino, you would certainly give up those chips to play this game again! While shooting the enemy to stay alive while having to deal with hostages, this game will keep you on your toes.


  1. Virtua Fighter

Another fist fighting game gives the characters a sci-fi look and with a little practice and a lot of enthusiasm, you can fight your way to the top with just a few coins.


  1. The Lost World: Jurassic Park

Ever thought you would be fighting dinosaurs? Strange but true. This game enables you to fight dinosaurs and keep from losing your own life while trying!


  1. Gauntlet

In the dungeons of this game, you will learn the importance of working as a team while enjoying some time off while waiting for your food in a fast-food restaurant.


  1. After Burner

Being a fighter pilot is a really dangerous job but if you are sitting in the cockpit of an arcade game, this flying game will keep you safe from harm’s way. Here you are able to fly over the clouds while shooting the enemy to shreds.


It does not matter how old you are, if you walk into a store and see an arcade game, you dig deep into your pockets and grab that joystick!