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Last Week in Review: October 8th to October 14th

Monday, October 8th:

  • Warrior Blade – Rastan Saga Episode III (Taito, 1991) added to the arcade floor

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Chris Plachy LOST James White Mister Viking
James White DEFENDED ACE King of Fighters XIII
James White DEFENDED Geoff Lucas Zed Blade
James White DEFENDED Jamie Tibbetts Golden Axe
James White DEFENDED Mases Hagopian Alien Storm

 

James White – Hardcore Champion

 

Wednesday, October 10th:

  • Shang Tsung’s Fight Night looms. October 27th!

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
James White DEFENDED Eddie Perez Time Travelers

 

Friday, October 12th:

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
James White DEFENDED Jordan Marvel Super Heroes
James White DEFENDED Omar Turkey Shoot
James White DEFENDED Dave Operation Wolf
James White DEFENDED Tom Mega Man The Power Battle
James White DEFENDED Tod Battlezone
James White LOST John Goodwin The Grid
John Goodwin DEFENDED Tom Wild West Cowboys of Moo Mesa
John Goodwin DEFENDED Tod Toobin

 

John Goodwin – Hardcore Champion

 

Satuday, October 13th:

  • Cabinet Repair: Golden Axe recapped and removed dark lines on the sides

 

  • A new episode of the GGA Podcast

 

 

Sunday, October 14th:

 


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Last Week in Review: October 1st to October 7th

Monday, October 1st

  • TH Strikes Back (Gaelco, 1994) added to the arcade

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Chris Plachy DEFENDED Jamie Tibbetts Robocop
Chris Plachy DEFENDED Geoff Lucas Ikari Warriors

 

Tuesday, October 2nd

 

Wednesday, October 3rd

 

Friday, October 5th:

  • Gamer of the Year James White has twitch streamed his 8+ hour attempt to reclaim his high score on Frenzy.

Watch Frenzy gameplay by James White – PB / house high scoring attempt, live from Galloping Ghost Arcade! from GallopingGhostArcade on www.twitch.tv

 

Sunday, October 7th:


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Last Week in Review: September 24th to September 30th

Monday, September 24th:

  • Eliminator (Sega/Gremlin, 1981) added to the arcade floor!

 

Tuesday, September 25th:

 

Friday, September 28th:

 

Saturday, September 29th:

  • Cabinet Repair: Replaced mirrored plexi with glass in Darius II for a more clean image.

 


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Last Week in Review: September 17th to September 23rd

Monday, September 17th:

  • Darius II (Taito, 1989) added to the arcade floor

 

 

  • Chris Plachy defended his Hardcore Belt title against Geoff Lucas in Twinkle Star Sprites

 

Tuesday, September 18th:

 

 

Wednesday, September 19th:

 

Thursday, September 20th:

 

 

Sunday, September 23rd:

 


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Last Week in Review: September 3rd to September 9th

Monday, September 3rd:

 

  • CyberBots (Capcom 1994) added to the arcade floor

 

 

 

Wednesday, September 5th:

  • Cabinet Upgrade: New Black and White monitor for Star Castle. Thanks to Doug Fox

 

Saturday, September 8th:


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Last Week in Review: August 27th to September 2nd

Monday, August 27th:

  • Dragon Breed (Irem, 1989) added to the arcade floor.

 

  • Doc Mack, Brian Colin (Rampage), Jeff Lee (Q*bert), and Daniel Pesina (Mortal Kombat) were on a panel for IGDA ChicagoThe Past & Future of Classic Games

 

 

Thursday, August 30th:

 

 

Friday, August 31st:

  • GGA now has this 1/100th scale Vic Viper (Gradius III) model on display.

 

  • Gamer of the Year 2012 James White direct-feed streamed Dragon Breed

Watch Monday Mystery Game reveal, live from Galloping Ghost Arcade! from GallopingGhostArcade on www.twitch.tv

 

  • Cabinet RepairMega Man – Power Battle / Rock Man 2 – Power Fighters. Monitor repaired, Rock Man CPS2 Board remounted in cabinet with 3D Printed clips, from GGA’s own Brandon Diaz.

 

 

Saturday, September 1st:

  • Cabinet RepairVampire Savior & Vendetta monitor restoration

 

 

Sunday, September 2nd:

 


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Last Week in Review: August 13th to August 19th

Monday, August 13th:

GALLOPING GHOST ARCADE’S 8 YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

  • Cliff Hangar (Stern 1983) added to the arcade floor
  • Gamshara (Mitchell, 2002) added to the arcade floor

 

 

 

Tuesday, August 14th:

 

Wednesday, August 15th:

  • Announcing  Kombat Kon 2018!

 

 

Friday, August 17th:

  • Gamer of the Year James White streams Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom! With direct feed gameplay!

Watch Buck Rogers gameplay by James White, live from Galloping Ghost Arcade! from GallopingGhostArcade on www.twitch.tv

 

  • Arcade Industry Legends Eugene Jarvis (Robotron, Defender, NARC) and Mark Turmell (Smash TV, NBA Jam) visited the arcade!

 

 

Saturday, August 18th:

 


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Last Week in Review: August 6th to August 12th

Monday, August 6th:

  • Bio Ship Paladin (1990, American Sammy) added to the arcade floor:

 

 

Tuesday, August 7th:

 

Thursday, August 9th:

  • Cabinet Upgrade: The Cliffhangar Edward Randy has a brand new monitor!

 

Friday, August 10th:

 

  • T20, the biggest tournament of the year, kicks off! The following games are in the tournament. 14 never on the GGA Floor!:
    •  For the main T20 Tournament, the games are:- B. Rap Boys
      – Chicago 1929
      – Cliff Hanger
      – Colony 7
      – Crazy Climber 2
      – Dark Planet 3D
      – Dark Stalkers
      – Demolition Derby
      – Dragon Breed
      – Faster Harder More Challenging Q*Bert
      – Gamshara
      – Golly! Ghost!
      – Mach Breakers
      – Magical Tetris Challenge featuring Mickey Mouse
      – Mister Viking
      – Polygonet Commanders
      – Space Bomber
      – TH Strikes Back
      – Tranquilizer Gun
      – Up’n Down
    • Data East Side Tournament
      – Boogie Wings
      – Edward Randy The Cliff Hanger
      – Night Slashers
      – Robocop 2
      – Super Burger Time

 

 

 

Saturday, August 11th:


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Last Week in Review: July 30th to August 5th

Monday, July 30th

  • Cabal (Fabtek, 1988) added to the arcade floor. Thanks to Jeremy Fox of Prince Arcades for grabbing it for us! Big thanks to Chris Blucher for bringing pizza for everyone at the reveal!

 

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGE GAME
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Chris Plachy Thunder Force AC
Jamie Tibbetts LOST Matt Burke Buck Rogers
Matt Burke LOST Geoff Lucas Metal Slug
Geoff Lucas DEFENDED Jamie Tibbetts Fighters History Dynamite
Geoff Lucas DEFENDED Chris Plachy APB
Geoff Lucas DEFENDED Joel Snavely Mouse Trap

 

Tuesday, July 31st

  • Doc Mack shows off how we set up arcade cabinets for direct feed recording!

 

 

 


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Last Week in Review: July 23rd to July 29th

Monday, July 23rd:

  • Guerrilla War (SNK, 1987) added to the arcade floor. Thanks to Bryan MacLeod Armitage of Paradise Arcade Shop

 

  • New Arcade Streaming Set up! Our Monday Mystery Stream showcased our new arcade direct feed stream setup! We will be retrofitting our cabinets to be able to stream like this. Thanks to Owlnonymous: Retro Arcade and Pinball Streaming for helping choose our hardware.

 

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Chris Plachy Burgertime
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Geoff Lucas Speed Racer
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Joel Snavely Judge Dredd
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Clark Snavely Dangar UFO Robo

 

Tuesday, July 24th:

 

 

Friday, July 27th

 

 

Sunday, July 29th:


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